Why it's named Cydia

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  1. gojohnnyboi

    gojohnnyboi Well-Known Member

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    Ok, so I learned why Cydia is called what it is today, and I found it rather interesting, so I thought I would share.

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    Cydia packager is named after the Cydia Pomonella worm, which happens to eat fruits, such as pears, or Apples. Get it? Just a fun fact.

    -John
  2. BadKarma

    BadKarma Banned

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    Wow...Saurik could've called it ANYTHING but he chose that name..lol
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    Totally 1337 Active Member

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    I thought everyone knew that.

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  5. JohnnyAndroid

    JohnnyAndroid Active Member

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    Cool, I always wondered why the heck it was called that.

    Thanks for the info.

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  6. Gitykins

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    It's also Latin for something...
  7. gojohnnyboi

    gojohnnyboi Well-Known Member

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    Oh lol i didn't know about the latin part.
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    NIce find, that is pretty cool actually
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    Now let's try to figure it why Installer is called Installer. Ideas?

    Lol, that's odd, and I did wonder why it was named like that... cool find!
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    Some Apple hater.

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