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Why are my application folders in this directory? Is this where they are supposed to be? Or are these different files? I'm confused..


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asked 11 Aug '15, 14:46

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edited 11 Aug '15, 14:47

Cydia moves non-app-store applications from /Applications to /var/db/stash/[random]/Applications to make space in the system partition. It has done that since I remember :P


answered 11 Aug '15, 14:50

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