Now messages will appear on the i Phone that relate to Cydia and setting up Cydia – let this run and clean up and reboot.
Cydia version 1.1.8 will now appear as an app on the i Phone springboard, launch it and let it prepare the file system – this can take a while.
After it finishes launch Cydia and upgrade any packages including an evasi0n upgrade that allows an untethered boot – then reboot the device when prompted.
In case you have an i Pad, i Pod Touch, or i Phone that is jailbroken, you may have a tough time updating to i OS 9 via the OTA update.
Chances are that when you try to get the OTA update, the screen will just be stuck at the Checking for Update section.
Read the tips below for Upgrading your existing jailbroken i Phone with Cydia installed to new i OS 9 – i OS 9.1 firmware .
Before updating to the new i OS firmware, it is a good habit to completely backup your i OS device.
This is considered and advanced and slightly-expirimental method. This method also requires that Kodi be re-installed every 7 days if you are using a free i OS dev account.
To update Kodi, run i OS App Signer and select the new deb file and the same provisioning profile that you used initially.
Apple has responded with updates to i OS: patching exploits and upgrading hardware.
Jailbreaking communities have not been legally threatened.