Discuss [SpringBoard] crashes due its icon limit to 72 at the Free Toolchain Software (Cydia App's) - Hackint0sh.org; Originally Posted by betomxl
173 icons?? of what?!
I'm gonna guess 165 of them ...
Originally Posted by betomxl
I'm gonna guess 165 of them are silly, useless apps he's only launched once. :p
Hi, i'm having since this mornin the prob mentioned above, infinite loop, stuck@ apple logo..
can log onto using ssh, ipod touch mount on afp for 6 minutes and then reboot..
when i try to launch installer.app manually using ./Installer.app & it says
zsh: permission denied: ./Installer.app
 - exit 126 ./ Installer.app
 + exit 126 ./Installer.app
so i'm stuck here.. any idea ?
here's the permissions for my installer
drwxr-xr-x 3 root wheel 850 Nov 24 10:39 Installer.app
Last edited by cat; 01-04-2008 at 11:31 AM.
I had a similar problem, Installer wouldn't start properly. I just used SFTP to delete several apps, then restarted and everything was fine. It's a good idea to go back to Installer and uninstall the apps you deleted manually...
Originally Posted by cat
My limit appears to be 84 icons. It doesn't matter if I hide some using Customize, every app that is installed counts towards the 84 icon limit.
You should type this instead.
Hi, just want to ask:
Originally Posted by Z00L
How to mount the decryted 1.1.1 image ? I have searched but only found the way to mount 1.0.2 ramdisk. Is this the same method/command to mount the decrypted 1.1.1 image ?
To mount the image on Windows, just use Transmac or MacDrive software applications.
Originally Posted by rickysuper
Last edited by rickysuper; 01-14-2008 at 08:04 PM.
I also had the hang on the Apple Logo/Endless reboot issue.
One day after restoring my iPhone again with v1.1.4, cracking with (iLiberty+), installing lots of applications (using Categories because i read about the 72..80 applications limitation), my iPhone crashed again!
It just would not boot up and stay on the Apple-Logo (vibrating 2 times, 3 times etc), and than reboot after about 6 minutes.
(The only difference is that it now did not show the turning-progression icon/star.)
So, the Categories program did get rid of lots of icons on the SpringBoard, but it seemed it was not the needed solution!
After some google-ing and trying some stuff i finally found the cause and the solution.
SSH-ing into the iPhone, i just moved (the symbolink) /Applications to /App and my phone booted with an 100% empty SpringBoard (except all WebApps).
After that i found with some trial and error that the problem is releated with the number of files/applications/directories in /Applications (or /var/Applications if moved).
* ssh/winSCP into your iPhone
* (move /App back to /Applications if you did this)
* I made a temporary directory in /Applications and moved my last installed applications in it.
* made sure the number of files are below 80 (ls|wc -l)
* "reboot" and all was ok!
Later i reread about the 80-application limitation and found the Solution to installing more Apps
* Installed SummerBoard 2.3
* Rebooted, and made sure SummerBoard was running
* moved the application(directorie)s back from my temporary-directory to /Applications
* rebooted again (to check if all is ok)
I now have 85 applications/files in /Application and all works fine. I did not even have to re-install any application.
Later i found out that my problem allready was listed by sling3 ((http://www.hackint0sh.org/forum/showthread.php?t=21110)
He describes the situation very well, and gives a solution. Only this solution on fixing it is a lot easier, and
no deleting/reinstalling of any applications!
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