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OpenBackup isn't restoring?? (Advanced)


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MiniPicklez

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So I am using OpenBackup to transfer all my apps and Cydia tweaks into my new phone. I am using the advanced options and I made it really far within 5 days I've trying to do this. I almost got this but whenever I try to install the .deb files, it takes 2 seconds and OpenBackup says it's done installing the files when the instructions says it takes several minutes for this process to happen. What am I doing wrong???

Instructions from the instructions.txt that went along with OpenBackup:

• Install:
When you jailbreak your device and Cydia servers are offline, move the .deb files from the "MoveToAutoInstall/archives" folder that you created and stored on your computer earlier to "/var/root/Media/Cydia/AutoInstall". If this folder does not exist, create it. You can access a jailbroken device that has nothing installed from Cydia by using software like "iExplorer" or any other afc2 supporting service. After you do this, reboot your device. If you do not see the OpenBackup app on your home screen, reboot it a second time. Next, move the "OpenBackupDebs" folder back to "/var/mobile". Then press the "Install" button in OpenBackup. This will restore all of your packages (which will take several minutes :P).

Edit: Now my jailbroken iPhone 5s is encountering the bootloop blue screen of death. I'm pretty much screwed right now.

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Restore don't try these kind of shitty tweaks where they wouldn't help u
Put ur iPhone in recovery mode and restore it with itunes

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Restore and rejailbreak your iPhone 5s, it'll be some dodgy thing making that bootloop.

 

I wrote a post about backing up packages and things but unfortunately the manual ways are always going to be the 100% way. I know its not the answer you would want to hear but thats the way to go.