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How To Install .deb File [Fastest and Easiest way]

Alternate Ways To Install .deb file

Ssh your iPhone and make a folder called AutoInstall in/var/root/Media/Cydia/ so you have /var/root/Media/Cydia/AutoInstall which is case sensitive and drop this debs file in the autoinstall folder, respring and reboot your iPhone.

Video tutorial: Demo with iFunbox

Note: This short tutorial especially for windows users only and applicable with Windows PC. For Mac users you can install .deb file using Cyberduck ( http://cyberduck.ch) instead of iPhonebrowser.

1. Install MobileTerminal.  Launch Cydia >Search ” MobileTerminal” (Version 520-1 works for iOS 5)

MobileTerminal

2. Download iPhonebrower here and install it on your PC.

3. Connect your iPhone to PC, Launch iPhonebrower, select “tmp” folder, seen below:

iPhonebrowser

4.Drag the .deb file from your PC into tmp directory (Right hand side)

5.Start MobileTerminal

Terminal

 

6.Enter: su

7. Enter: alpine (default password ), you can change it later (by enter “passwd”>return, type in your password>return, retype your password>return,done!)

 

8.type

dpkg  -i /tmp/stack.deb 

(Note:”stack”  only is a name for example  )

dpkg(space)-i (space)/tmp/stack.deb

dpkg

 

9. Go back to iPhonebrowser, delete the deb file (right click >delete)

10. Reboot/respring  and you are done.

Alternate Ways To Install .deb file

Ssh your iPhone and make a folder called AutoInstall in/var/root/Media/Cydia/ so you have /var/root/Media/Cydia/AutoInstall which is case sensitive and drop this debs file in the autoinstall folder, respring and reboot your iPhone.

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2 comments

  1. i cannot install mobile terminal with cydia..there is error saying “i wasn’t able to locate file for the coreotils package. etc…”

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