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03-31-2012, 08:51 AM #21
Yepp, was an experiment with Google Earth as a lockscreen theme, after Google Maps worked brilliant, but after respringing the new theme I got an message saying that no Google Earth plugin could be found on the lockscreen, followed by a html link "Learn More", which on tapping opened Safari on the lockscreen and it crashed staright away. Since then I had random resprings.
Now I restored to 5.0.1 and installed the beta winterboard again and everything seems to run nice and smooth again.
03-31-2012, 09:17 PM #22
I don't see any topics listed when i join #winterboard......using mirc"I own this block now!"-unknown Buuf gangster
04-02-2012, 01:27 AM #23
04-16-2012, 06:12 PM #24
This version of Winterboard is now released publicly (you can check out the ModMyi front page article about it if you like).
It's still very helpful for theme artists to join the #winterboard IRC channel and contribute suggestions and bug reports. Thanks!
04-17-2012, 03:44 AM #25
I think u would get alot more ppl helping u out n gettin involved with the beta if it was not ran off IRC u may like IRC most don't even no what it is or have the time to mess about with it am sure if u just posted it here n tweeted about it u would get alot more top theme makers as alot don't even no this topic is here or can't be arsed to use the IRC
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04-17-2012, 04:20 AM #26
There's also the option of emailing saurik - it's a slower way to get issues fixed/clarified compared to discussing them on IRC, but it's better than not reporting bugs.
People can post bug reports in this thread if they really want to - I'll likely copy-and-paste the report into the IRC channel so it can be discussed and tested. But again, that's much slower than theme artists directly reporting issues on IRC.
Last edited by brittag; 04-17-2012 at 04:23 AM.
04-17-2012, 04:56 AM #27
Like I said u like IRC to much lol no big theme maker even new there was a winterboard beta have u seen how many themes come out nowadays there's tons of ppl to test it 4 u but none of them no that there is beta or where to get it or even how to set up IRC or have to time to mess with IRC as they r busy with everyday stuff like every1 then themeing n on here n twitter n also
I don't remember ever seeing saurik tweet about the beta either cos if he did he would of had tons of ppl asking where to get the beta
04-17-2012, 10:29 PM #28
highdb is right. I know IRC, cause its the old school chat service, from the "good ole days" but not a lot of people know of it, or how to link an account to it. I am not saying that they are not interested. just saying the themers, modders group, "people who use winter board to its fullest", are mainly here and on twitter. and obviously saurik doesn't want to get on twitter cause of the people trying to get at him. that is where IRC comes in, the private network. so they can just chat about the work at hand. but there needs to be a flow of communication. cause winter board is very powerful, and we are very thankful. but there is a lot of room for improvement. and maybe saurik has bigger things going on. but he, and winter board, is one of the bigger reasons most of us here jailbreak in the first place. point is, there needs to be a bridge somewhere somehow for communication from themers to saurik. thats all I am trying to say.
I appreciate all the work that has been done. and hope everyone has a great day
04-17-2012, 11:33 PM #29
I'd like to thank hemp for the recognition of this thread. I would love to help but I have to agree with the method of communication. I have noticed that the color keyboard pop ups no longer work after the winterboard update. Although that very well seems like a color keyboard issue as well.
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04-17-2012, 11:44 PM #30
People are welcome to email saurik (email@example.com) or post in this thread; as explained above, these methods are still helpful but slower than IRC for identifying and resolving issues.
I forgot to mention this in my original post, but there are also web-based IRC clients available, such as Mibbit.
Last edited by brittag; 04-17-2012 at 11:55 PM.
04-18-2012, 06:40 PM #31
New update from Cydia doesn't seem to be able to theme all the images inside of
Mainly the purchase images older version of winterboard it did work
04-18-2012, 07:01 PM #32
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04-18-2012, 08:01 PM #33
It's a theme I am helping some 1 make here is the folder just of the iTunes store UI I've tested a bit more and found none of the images seem work http://cl.ly/FxiT
the download link is just that folder in a theme by itself self and u can see the images in the AppStore or iTunes app when u go to buy/download something and also on iTunes app when u on the ping section typing a comment on something
Last edited by high dB; 04-18-2012 at 08:07 PM.
04-19-2012, 04:51 PM #34
Hi all, i have noticed also a few funny issues. i am playing with new icon ideas and started by making a SB page full of icons before the update all was ok.
After i have noticed 1: Mail icon, using both MobileMail.app and com.apple.mobilemail BUT if i was to add another set of these locations above the theme it works. ie..theme name Mail.theme and just have the mail icon locations in the right place. enabled above the theme in question everything works.
2: SAME issue with Calendar icon BUT different set of newly made icons
again both worked fine before the update.
i can send you screen shots if i have confused the hell out of you lol sorry
just anoying as hell when making icons and some dont show up
Oh and i would like to add sorry, and confirm that ColorKeyboard popups are playing up also i was useing BaSalt before the update all was ok after the popups stoped
again as Lifted_ChevyZ had said may be a color Keyboard issue but maybe a coincidence after winter board update maybe
Last edited by BOGMAT; 04-19-2012 at 05:03 PM.
04-20-2012, 06:10 AM #35
04-20-2012, 07:25 AM #36
there is a small bug with shrink tweak in new version of wb-
a) wb is killing any adjustments made to labels and shows the off cente
b) fontsize vary from respring to respring
04-20-2012, 07:53 AM #37
@brittag ye only few of the images r themeing more use to work then that
Open iTunes app search for a song/album view the album and them buttons where the price is r not themed, also press the ping section of iTunes app n go to type a comment that send button n the text background images r not themed
Also this folder themes some of the buttons used in AppStore app open it up view top 25 apps pick any app and view it them buttons also don't theme anymore
Screen shots below
04-20-2012, 08:37 AM #38
04-20-2012, 10:15 AM #39
Apparently the new finger-sliding feature in this new winterboard release does not work if you have LockInfo installed.
I can not confirm this as I do not use LockInfo.
So anybody using LockInfo with the new winterboard, if you could try this and please report back that would be great.
Finger-sliding material can be found at http://modmyi.com/forums/iphone-4-ne...-template.html
04-20-2012, 11:00 AM #40
yes thats what I saw too - did the same stuff you did, but text is kind of off center a bit