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01-16-2014, 07:33 AM #1How to upload a theme to my or any other repo
I hope this question isn't too dumb for this forum
I made a theme for Winterboard and I want my friends to download it from my myrepospace repo in order to have a look at it.
On my iPhone, this obviously works fine. However, I don't get it how to upload it right on the repo, so that it's defined as a theme and cydia "knows" where to put the folders on the downloading iPhone.
I'm using an iPhone 4s with iOS7.
google wasn't helpful at all...so I hope you guys have some suggestions for me?
01-17-2014, 01:13 AM #2
One has to create a .deb (DEBIAN) file which contains all the package and this one specific control file. .deb is what you upload to the repo.
Thanks for nothing^^
[Video] How To Create a DEB - Wiki MyRepoSpace.com
02-04-2014, 12:45 PM #3
During the creation of the deb package, there is a file by the name of control (no file extension - make/edit with any text editor).
This file is located inside a folder named DEBIAN
This file contains all of the information about the package, which is then used by Cydia and/or the repo to determine how the package is classified.
Read this: How To Make A Cydia Package
Watch this: How to create a .deb package and host it on Cydia for free - YouTube
not sure if this is what youre looking for... but it might help
EDIT: Never mind, I see that link above contains all of the same info..