Edit: After half day, my wife’s Mac started having the same problem. I have then applied the solution that I found in the Apple
Restoring Jailbroken Apps – Thanks to AptBackup
Do you jailbreak your iOS devices? What happens if you lose it while upgrading your software? Though you cannot completely backup or recover everything if you ever lose jailbreak in software restore or upgrade, there is something that can help you out. AptBackup from Cydia is a free application that will help you come out of trouble by getting back all the jailbreak apps to where they should be.
The backup and recovery process is extremely easy. You just have to launch AptBackup. To recover all the lost apps, you will have to download AptBackup again. After it is done, you just have to click on Restore. This will start downloading all the required applications to the iOS device from Cydia. Though the settings can’t be restored, it will save a lot of time and hard work spent in setting up things as you upgrade each time.
AptBackup saves a text file along with the apps that you install as you click on Backup. You can find this text file at the place which is backed up using iTunes. Thus when you restore the iOS device, that text file will get restored. And that text file will inform AptBackup about what it needs to download. This solution might not be perfect, but it is pretty simple. It surely is a clever way to solve your problems so find out how exactly to do it:
Did you know about this option earlier? It is a great way to get back your jailbreak applications back. Send us your comments and let us know what you think.
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