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    Default Gsc.wildcat fix 4.2.1
    Here is the gsc.wildcat fix...

    Using ifile, go to system/library/core services/springboard.app... Look for k48ap.plist and add this line exactly as posted here...



    Reboot the iPad and voila'!

    Do this at your own risk!
    Last edited by Chuck1969; 01-02-2011 at 05:34 PM.
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    What exactly is the gsc.wildcat bug thats being fixed with this?

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    Some themes like glass orb, gives an gsc.wildcat error message in Cydia and won't let you download the theme...this reSolves that issue
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    does this really work?? that means a lot of 3.2.2 that hasn't updated will work on 4.2.1

    whats the risk involved with adding this? thank you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by D_LA_ROC View Post
    does this really work?? that means a lot of 3.2.2 that hasn't updated will work on 4.2.1

    whats the risk involved with adding this? thank you.
    Yes, it does work. But make sure you add what i posted EXACTLY or you may have to do a fresh restore.
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    ok thanks!!!

    I got it! it works! thanks!
    Last edited by D_LA_ROC; 01-03-2011 at 02:01 AM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

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    Anyone who reads this, and their iPad locks up... Dont despair! This actually happened to me when I tried to do it in iFile. My second attempt at doing this hack, I used iPhone Explorer on my computer, I copied the wifi entry above from edge to end, and just hit return and pasted it below wifi. then just turn that wifi into wildcat and walla. confirmed working and installing packages that required the gsc.wildcat.

    I was really hesitant to try again, but after some people saying it worked I figured what do I have to lose :P
    I am positive when I did it in iFile it LOOKED like everything was right on the money, but it locked me down.
    I figured the copy paste method would remove any errors, and it did!

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    Thanks this worked for me as well.. I just used ifile and restarted!

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    Thx! I emailed Kyle and he fixed the gsc.wildcat issue. 4.2.1 update for Glass Orb iPad coming soon!

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    So basically I can use WinScp with OPENSSH copy n paste this and it fixes this?

    Actually there's a MUCH simpler way of doing this w/o having too by iFile.Same Risk but easier. All you need is WINSCP and OPENSSH and that's it.I'm probably going to Post a Video of this on You tube just in case people are not sure how too do it.
    Last edited by AKCHRIS; 02-10-2011 at 02:18 AM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
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    Yes, just copy and paste and make sure it looks exactly like above and save and reboot. I did this and it works perfect!

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    Hey man thanks for the heads up. I did it JUST like the Above picture looks and it DID lock up on me, SO..I did the exact same thing sorta. I swapped the wifi out an typed in wildcat..and WALA!! no Lock up. Thanks man.
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    I have a wifi ipad. Do you have a 3g? Could be why yours locked up? Idk it worked great the first time for me.

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