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Thread: cydia crashing after pwning 2.0
07-21-2008, 10:25 PM #1cydia crashing after pwning 2.0
So last night I decided I would give the 2.0 a shot now that it has been pwn'd... everything is dandy, but I cant get cydia to open, it loads hangs on a white screen for 3-5 seconds and crashes back to SB.... its pissing me off tremendously. I did simple mode on pwnage to see if it made a difference, I then did it in advanced again and changed a few things.... after 3 tries still no luck. any suggestions?
also my lock screen wall paper gets stuck as what it was on my restore of my old settings, so when I re-sync I can't get my lock screen wall paper to change it stays... I really need to get cydia working so I can get open SSH and hopefully fix that.
appreciate any help or thoughts.
07-21-2008, 10:41 PM #2likewise...
my cydia doesnīt work either, and now I donīt have cydia anymore neither a Mac īputer to do the upgrade, it is my sisterīs and she lives far away, is there
anyway to install only cydia from my PC? I really appreciate in advance.
07-24-2008, 10:13 AM #3
no one else is getting bounced back to springboard when trying to use cydia? this is a huge pain in the asssssss I cant get open SSH or anything on my phone im dying here,
07-24-2008, 12:56 PM #4
Wish I could help, but I'm simply not having that prob. Saurik is super helpful with Cydia problems, check out his site and find him on IRC.
07-24-2008, 01:41 PM #5
if you did it with windows xp, there is a known bug with cydia. there should be an update by tommorow according to the winpwn site.If you like or found helpful anything I have said, please click that nice little Thanks button!
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07-24-2008, 02:49 PM #6
Friends iphone was burning hot today.... lagging.... and rebooting endlessly. I pluged it into my macbook and it said the USB port is drawing too much power and will be shut off. so there is no way i can get iTunes to restore it. Anyone have this problem?
08-03-2008, 11:23 AM #7
I have the same problem on my 3G phone. (Canada)
I've tried the simple way, and expert, and everything seems to install well, but when I click Cydia, it goes to a blank whiteish screen, then goes back to springboard.
I've been using PwnageTool 2.01 on a Mac
I might boot into Vista, and try the WinVersion. I saw one other post of someone with the same problem - but they had no solution either.
If anyone has any solution I'd love to hear it.
08-05-2008, 10:56 AM #8
I fixed my problem with Cydia.
I had previously unzipped the Pwnage app using easyunzip for mac. But I heard that it was better to use mac's built in "unarchiver". When I re-ran pwnage Cydia worked fine.
If you have the same problem (Cydia quitting after a few seconds), Try unzipping using unarchiver.