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Thread: does redsn0w 0.9.6b2 work with Mobile Substrate

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    Default does redsn0w 0.9.6b2 work with Mobile Substrate
    Does redsn0w 0.9.6b2 work with mobile substrate? b1 did not. So did they fix this in b2?

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    What is wrong with your mobile substrate ? Redsn0w is a jailbreaking tool.

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    True, however the b1 version was not, for some reason, fully compatible with mobile substrate off of cydia. The very second I, and a bunch of other people, installed an app that used mobile substrate on a phone that used the redsn0w 0.9.6b1 jailbreak all sorts of problems began; restart/respring loops, crashing, ect. I know that it is some incompatibility with mobile substrate because I used crash reporter and the logs showed numerous and counting apti crashes; each one caused by a failure to load mobile substrate correctly. It is not just me, there are numerous threads on this forum alone, is actually the reason I found this forum and tried sn0wbreeze to begin with, about this problem.

    And before you suggest it I did multiple restores, rejailbreaks, and tested the stability with and without mobile substrate installed. Everything runs smooth until Mobile Substrate enters the picture. I tested with and with out backgrounding also. It is not like Jailbreaks don't make changes to the iPhones subsystems. There is a history of jailbreaks being the cause of system instability. And the incompatibility may very well be on mobile substrate, I don't know, they just do not play well with each other. All I want to know however is if mobile substrate apps run fine on a phone that used redsn0w 0.9.6b2, any other arguments are outside of the scope of this thread.

    Well, to answer my own question. So far.
    Last edited by Beniled; 2010-11-19 at 10:17 AM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

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    Ya I heard mobile substrate had issues with redsnow. When you say so far do you means b2 has been better?

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