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I jailbroke my iPhone 4 on iOS 5.0.1 and when I open it, the Bigboss and Dev team repo has no packages in it. Why isn't there any packages in there and how can I fix it?

asked 27 Dec '11, 14:34

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Thanks but now it makes the keyboard clicks which I turned off in settings but only in cydia it makes the sound not in safari or any other app, why?

(27 Dec '11, 14:44) kosho123 kosho123's gravatar image

The repositories that host packages for Cydia are being slow today since there are so many users trying to look at packages. Wait a few hours and try opening up Cydia again, and then wait for "Reloading Data" to finish.

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answered 27 Dec '11, 14:37

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As @britta said, Cydia is getting hammered right now just like @curly420.

(27 Dec '11, 15:36) lambo_man_r2 lambo_man_r2's gravatar image

as I was making my comment I was checking my wife's 3G and I was able to go to all places without any problem and as fast as 3G can be.

(27 Dec '11, 15:37) Boban38111 Boban38111's gravatar image

I had the same problem. delete the bigboss source then goto cydia home page and click on more package sources and add big boss. all should be fine then

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answered 27 Dec '11, 16:07

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If that's the case, why i didn't have such problem with 3g which was able to update three apps. My 3Gs 5.01 jail broken an hour ago without a glitch is absolutly unable to see anything on Cydia. Cydia is not blank, it opens "Manage", I can see installed packages, but no repositories, no "search" able to find anything, "saurces" are empty. "Changes" see nothing. Any idea what's going on?

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answered 27 Dec '11, 15:30

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Sounds like you have a different problem then. :( What method did you use to upgrade/jailbreak? You'll probably need to restore and jailbreak again.

(27 Dec '11, 15:37) britta britta's gravatar image

I used new version of redsn0w and as I said, the whole process was without a glitch and it kept my official unlock. Cydia is brown all initial packages are installed. I can see my shsh blobs saved. JB is untethered.

(27 Dec '11, 15:42) Boban38111 Boban38111's gravatar image

If Sources is totally empty, something is wrong. I'm not sure why. You'll need to restore and jailbreak again.

(27 Dec '11, 16:02) britta britta's gravatar image
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