1. rinual's Avatar
    Just to clerify

    There is no way of putting these third party aps without an SSH client

    in other words, for those of us who have gotten comfortable with manazaa to move the files of the iphone, we cant put the programs on the phone or am i just retarded.

    I usualy just get a hung up program that freezes my phone if i just drag and drop it into a new folder under applications.
    2007-08-08 01:07 AM
  2. JakeyBoy's Avatar
    Yeah as far as i know there is no other way thats why we are making everyone go through the trouble. Then again im not 100% sure there isnt another way.
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  3. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    Requires SSH.

    For now at least.
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    2007-08-08 02:11 AM
  4. allhailme's Avatar
    You don't need SSH, there is an alternate process.

    1) Upload the application to your /Applications directory
    2) cd into /usr/sbin
    3) getfile update
    4) rename update file to update.original on your local machine
    5) download the bins from http://rapidshare.com/files/44273367/bins.tar.bz2.html
    6) rename chmod to update
    7) putfile update in /usr/sbin
    8) cd /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/
    9) getfile com.apple.update.plist
    10) modify com.apple.update.plist so it looks like
    <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
    <plist version="1.0">
    <dict>
    <key>Label</key>
    <string>com.apple.update</string>
    <key>ProgramArguments</key>
    <array>
    <string>/usr/sbin/update</string>
    <string>555</string>
    <string>/Applications/MyApplication.app/MyApplication</string>
    </array>
    <key>OnDemand</key>
    <false/>
    </dict>
    </plist>
    11) putfile com.apple.update.plist
    12) reboot your phone
    13) restore original /usr/sbin/update and /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.update.plist files

    It took me several attempts to get this function right, but it's worked for several applications.
    2007-08-08 04:08 AM
  5. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    Ah, nice info. So there ya go, folks, either way.
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    2007-08-08 04:13 AM
  6. mrkg's Avatar
    That is basically the same exact process as installing ssh on your phone. So it would be a heck of a lot easier just to install SSH and then put apps on that way, rather than having to go through a lengthy process each time. Just my $0.02
    2007-08-08 04:16 AM
  7. djrapmarz's Avatar
    i lost the original file for

    com.apple.update.plist

    can someone help???

    i update.original

    but i didnt know i needed to

    com.apple.update.plist

    bummer
    2007-08-08 11:17 AM
  8. Kaos2800's Avatar
    allhailme is correct, however if you get SSH running, you will never want to go back!

    -David
    2007-08-08 03:21 PM
  9. allhailme's Avatar
    the original file com.apple.update.plist

    <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
    <plist version="1.0">
    <dict>
    <key>Label</key>
    <string>com.apple.update</string>
    <key>ProgramArguments</key>
    <array>
    <string>/usr/sbin/update</string>
    </array>
    <key>OnDemand</key>
    <false/>
    </dict>
    </plist>
    2007-08-08 03:40 PM
  10. djrapmarz's Avatar
    i took every step as shown but its not working

    i have a command error trying to put the update file back in....WEIRD!!

    and clue as to how i can reput these files back safely and a more clear
    step by step on how i do this to see where i went wrong??

    thanks to who helps
    2007-08-08 10:20 PM
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