Why do the iOS lovers love to gain the jailbreak access to their iOS running iPhone, iPad or iPod touch? Yes, there was a big reason for that. Within the jailbreak access, you can be enjoying an amazing app called Cydia. Yes, actually it is not an app it is an alternative app store for the Official Apple App store. Obviously, Jay Freeman (Saurik) was the person responsible for this fantastic app. In recently now again he has com with a fresh app release called Cydia Extender. And it is considering as an updated to his tool Cydia impactor.
If you aware of the all updated facts related to the iOS jailbreak then now you may hurry to get know about the Cydia entender. Yes, you will find about what is it? how important the tool? who can use the tool? And much more queries. OK, then here we are ready to discuss the all related facts related to the newly update.
According to the Developer……
when we start to talk about the newly intended tool, it is better to turn on the developer Point of view.
“Cydia Extender is an application that runs on iOS and registers to handle “.ipa” files, allowing you to browse in Safari directly to an IPA file and install it using the same mechanisms used by Cydia Impactor. It also can re-sign and reinstall itself.”
OK, now according to Saurik You know you can use this pretty tool with your device to installing and re-signing of .ipa files on-device. Yes, this is actually part of the latest Cydia impactor release. But to download and install this fantastic tool you need to have a paid Apple developer account. Through the Extender, once you signed to an app by the package then it is automatically re-signed when it required. So, the paid developers will able to download, install and re-sign to an application without a computer.
Is this the Solution to 7-day signing problem?
Now the jailbreak lovers find a way to overcome the problem that they want to resign to the jailbreak app with the help of a computer when the Free Apple ID certificate expires after 7 days. So, when you know about the tool, you may immediately think that this was the solution Saurik offer to overcome from the 7-day signing problem that you wait for a remedy. But actually, this is not the thing that you assuming. To again the answer no this is not the solution mainly affects the necessity of the paid developer account. The reason is if you own a developer account then you can sign to the Yalu for a one year with the impactor. Then why you need the extender.
Update of Cydia impactor
with the release of the new Cydia extender again we can note about the updated version of the Cydia impactor. Yes, now it has reached to the version 0.9.39. So, you can use this through the Linux, Mac OS X, and Window based platforms. According to the changelog, the latest version has fixed the bug related to the Windows platform. Yes, many windows users have reported that SSL certificate verification error when they try to sign .ipa files. So, now it has been fixed.
And now in recent, we haven’t got any update from the Yalu developer Luca Todesco relating to the tool. and the newly intention also, can’t use as the solution for the 7-day signing problem. So, in future, we can hope more new inventions. Therefore, at the moment the best option is to wait and see what will happen. So, stay tuned with us.