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I am into a very strange problem. I have developed an app for ...
iPhone .deb App installation Problem
I am into a very strange problem. I have developed an app for myself, which has following three files
When i copy each file into specific folder using ssh , my app works perfect.
* MyApp.app into /Applications
* MyAppDaemon.app into /private/var/mobile/
* LaunchDaemon.plist into /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/
App works great if i ssh using cyberduck and puts each file in above specified folders.
Now the problem is when i try to pack the files in .deb file and then transfer to iPhone and then using Terminal i install it [dpkg -i MyApp.deb] the files get copied fine in the folders i specified earlier but my app doesnt work. I have checked all the permissions, still not working.
Its kinda strange, everything is done in the same way as i do using ssh but in case of .deb file its not working, however it works great if i copy the files individually
Any Advice on this??
Have you checked the file ownership (not just permissions?)
Originally Posted by raziiq
How did you make the deb file?
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I have this file structure
Originally Posted by Olethros
Then i used Saurik's compiled dpkg-deb-fat to make .deb as below
i then ssh into my iPhone, pasted this .deb to /tmp and then ran this command after ssh through Terminal
dpkg-deb-fat -b MyApp.deb
Files are properly copied to their respective folders and permissions are fine too. As far as ownership is concerned, that is also fine, as i checked them quite sometimes now.
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