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Old Nov 26, 2009, 05:31 PM   #1
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Can't Download Anything On Cydia: No Packages?

I just re-JB my phone and am getting the following message when I open Cydia:

"Error: Database Encountered a section with no Package: header"

Anyone else getting this right now? Maybe a Cydia server issue?
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 05:39 PM   #2
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me too, might just be a temporary issue
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 05:51 PM   #3
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but i also rejailbreaked my phone too..
idk can anyone else download stuff?
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 05:58 PM   #4
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Just checked mine, everything seems in order except for iMobileCinema, which has been giving errors for weeks. If you just rejailbroke, though, Cydia might be trying to download different indexes or something.
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 06:10 PM   #5
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Turned it off then back on, Downloads perfectly
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Turned it off then back on, Downloads perfectly
Didn't work for me. Still telling me "Encountered a section with no Package: header."
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 06:42 PM   #7
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try reinstalling cydia
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 08:55 PM   #8
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It happened to me when I added a source that I mispelled. I had to delete the source through ssh and when I try to update sources the same thing happens. It kills me
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Old Nov 26, 2009, 11:37 PM   #9
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I was downloading something and was almost finished as "Reloading Data" comes up as usual after a download, then that message came up. It shows now that I don't have any sources, packages, nothing. I've restarted but that didn't work. I hope it's just a server issue.
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Old Nov 27, 2009, 03:18 PM   #10
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I got fed up with Cydia being so flaky, restored my phone as new, and I'll be living without a JB. Just not worth the hassle and instability IMHO. I will miss Lockinfo and QuickReply SMS, but hopefully these features show up in the 4.0 update.
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