The developer, Saurik, has not issued any information about the
changes made with the new version of Cydia. However the new focus on the stability of the JPA and its compatibility with iOS 6.
Moving on to the guide. In order to run properly, you will need:iFile, very useful application for managing files, available on Cydia.
A Jailbroken iOS device with iOS 5.x installed (or if you have iOS 6 jailbreak with manual installation of Cydia).
How to install Cydia 1.1.8 on iOS 5.x
- Open this guide on Safari from your iDevice and select this link to begin the download Cydia 1.1.8 directly from the device. http://cache.saurik.com/debs/cydia_1.1.8_iphoneos-arm.deb
- Now select Open in "iFile" in the upper right corner;
|Download Cydia 1.1.8|
- iFile will open automatically. Now click Install to complete the installation and updating Cydia.
- Restart the device.
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