So, I'm kinda a noob, and probably missing one very important step, because cydia isn't appearing on my iPod touch.
It has iOS 5.0.1 on it. Using the latest version of redsn0w. I did the following steps-
Help!!! By the way, has this ever happened to any of you?
The question has been closed for being "Solved" by theiphoneguy, 26 Jul '12, 19:01
Did you make sure install cydia was checked when you did the jailbreak bit?
answered 21 Dec '11, 15:22
This worked for me.
Just in case the link goes bad.
Download ifunbox for windows or mac.
navigate to /var/mobile/Library/Caches on your ipod
refill out necessary information.