1. j.eck.art.3d's Avatar
    I have a jailbroken iPhone 3G, running OS 2.2.1. Today I just ran into a huge problem. Safari is crashing on launch, I can not tap or touch anything in the safari interface once the app opens (no site launches, or is in the address bar either). I have tried respringing, shutting down the phone and turning it back on, nothing is working. I have even cleared my cache, history, and cookies... still nothing. As much as safari sucks, it is the only browser that I like out of all the browsers available on the iphone. Please help.


    Ok... I am not sure which variable was the culpret, but if you have a similar problem try uninstalling adblocker and "awesome theme" even though I deactivated both, it didn't resolve my issue, but uninstalling both got safari back up and running. I hope this helps others out there!
    Last edited by j.eck.art.3d; 2009-02-13 at 11:32 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
    2009-02-13 11:32 PM
  2. se23's Avatar
    Thanks bud, it was adblocker for me
    2009-02-14 01:03 AM
  3. lolento's Avatar
    Yup, it was adblock....

    Alternate method (if you want to keep adblock) is to turn off phone and wifi before launching safari.
    2009-02-14 01:23 AM
  4. ASNNetworks's Avatar
    AdBlock with mine aswell...

    Glad to see I don't have to restore or uninstall a bunch of mods/apps
    2009-02-14 02:02 AM
  5. spintek's Avatar
    Thanks. Same problem here
    Last edited by spintek; 2009-02-23 at 12:50 AM.
    2009-02-14 06:27 AM
  6. heyyouguys's Avatar
    adblock doing the same for me as well
    2009-02-14 08:22 AM
  7. mike2001ny's Avatar
    phew! i just experienced that too. i don't even know why i installed the adblocker, i didn't even turn it on so it was useless for me. glad to see everyones safari working after uninstalling it. thanks guys
    2009-02-14 08:47 AM
  8. Nefarious's Avatar
    same here
    2009-02-14 02:33 PM
  9. kiddoko's Avatar
    I'm going to try contacting the developer. Thanks for finding thid problem. Hopefully the developer can fix it.
    Big kid playing with iPhone! Learning as I go...
    2009-02-14 02:43 PM
  10. Spyrig's Avatar
    I'm having the same problem as everyone else, and I'm running 2.1. Even with adblock set to off, safari opens then crashes. when removed through cydia, safari works!
    2009-02-14 06:52 PM
  11. StealthBravo's Avatar
    Adblock f'ed with my safari too
    2009-02-15 05:35 PM