Fix unknown/local (packaging) error in Cydia

Unknown/local (packaging) error in Cydia – Symptoms?

The unknown/local (packaging) error in Cydia is not a very common one, and unfortunately it is very irritating. The biggest problem with this error code is that it will not allow you to install new sources on Cydia and sometimes it will vanish few of the default sources. The default sources contain tested third-party applications that will not hard your iDevice and there you can find all the popular Cydia applications. If you browse the packages on Cydia you will see, probably in more than one source, the Fix unknown/local (packaging) error. One more symptom is the Low Memory Crashes which will reduce the performance of your iDevice.

How to Fix unknown/local (packaging) error in Cydia?

The first thing you need to do is to find the Low Memory Crash Report and see which applications were responsible. From the report you will see when the Low Memory incident happened and if your memory is strong, you will remember what application you installed that day. Removing it is a good start, but there is no guarantee that it will fix the Fix unknown/local (packaging) error in Cydia.

One more solution is to re-try the jailbreaking procedure from the start and re-install Cydia, but this will still leave some “bad” things to your iDevice and it might not solve the problem. You can use Evasi0n to re-jailbreak your iDevice, and you can download it from our Download Area and visit our Jailbreaking Tutorial for 6 to 6.1.2 iOS versions.

Last Resort to Fix unknown/local (packaging) error in Cydia

First you need to make sure that your iDevice is jailbreakable on the latest iOS version. If you own an A4 chip iDevice, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G, you can update it to the latest version and perform a tethered jailbreak with Redsn0w (Read More about Jailbreaking 6.1.3 iOS version). Restoring your iDevice and then jailbreaking it, is the only method that can provide you guaranteed results, but if your iDevice cannot be jailbroken you will not be able to use Cydia anymore.

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