Electra iOS 11 Jailbreak Tool To Receive Update Including Cydia
The jailbreak community will surely rejoice as the Electra iOS 11 jailbreak tool is expected to receive an update. The upgrade that the jailbreak enthusiasts are waiting for is anticipated to contain the support for Cydia.
Electra iOS 11 Jailbreak Tool and Cydia Background
For some reference, the iOS 11 Electra jailbreak is the current go-to for those who wanted to jailbreak their iOS devices. On the other hand, the Cydia is a popular alternative launcher for iOS handset. It has now been ported over to iOS 11 by Electra’s developer CoolStar and its collaborators.
Got our patched Cydia ready to go. Just need to add metadata for APT & DPKG and we'll be able to build the bootstrap to test!
— CoolStar (@coolstarorg) February 8, 2018
Although CoolStar is the one who made the iOS 11 Electra jailbreak, it’s not the developer behind Cydia. Nevertheless, since the Cydia development for the latest iOS operating system, CoolStar took the initiative to work on it and has released his own version of the Cydia launcher augmented for the Electra iOS 11 jailbreak tool.
Electra iOS 11 Jailbreak Tool Update With Cydia
With the effort of CoolStar and its coworkers, the Cydia will soon be released to iOS 11. But then, it will from a different source. The developer of Electra jailbreak tool has been preparing the release of his jailbreak for all iOS versions ranging from iOS 11 to iOS 11.1.2.
Additionally, CoolStar has also specified that Cydia for iOS 11 is almost complete and it will become available soon. Here is what CoolStar posted on its Twitter account:
‘As for Cydia; just waiting for @Jaywalker to give me the APT fork and we’re ready!’
Jaywalker has replied to the tweet and indicated that the APT for iOS 11 is ready. Thus, it is safe to assume that the jailbreak App Store will soon be accessible to iOS 11 Electra jailbroken handsets.
For those jailbreak enthusiasts who wanted to install tweaks that necessitate some payment, there’s a bad news. Until Saurik, the developer of Cydia, will roll out the official version of Cydia, users can only access the free content.
As soon as there’s an update regarding Cydia for iOS 11 Electra jailbreak tool, we’ll keep you posted. Please stay tuned!