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Old 01-14-2019, 11:39 AM   #16
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Hello, the Jailbreak on my PW4 survived the update to FW 5.10.2. However, the KUAL booklet build from the NiLuJe Snapshots thread (build: Jan. 3, 2019) only showed a blank screen after starting. I had to follow the instructions & KUAL booklet JAR from this post: https://www.mobileread.com/forums/sh...27&postcount=1 to get KUAL working again.
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Old 01-14-2019, 01:12 PM   #17
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Q. I'm running on FW >= 5.9.x, and when I tap on KUAL's document, I end up on a blank screen, with just a status bar! I'm forced to hard-reboot my device to get back to my homescreen .

A. Don't fret, this is a known issue on some devices/FW combos (especially on the KOA2, or the PW4, since they both ship on FW >= 5.9.x). On these devices, instead of the original Booklet version from the latest release/snapshot, you'll want to use @coplate's patched version, a (currently) up to date build of which can be found here, in my Snapshots thread.
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Jailbreak survived the 5.10.2 update on a PW3. For some reason, KUAL didn't work and I had to reinstall it. The screensaver hack was messed up too so I had to uninstall and reinstall it. Works fine now.

Edit : I think the font layout changed along with the new update? Also, it feels a bit faster now(or is it just me?).

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Jailbreak survived the 5.10.2 update on a PW3. For some reason, KUAL didn't work and I had to reinstall it. The screensaver hack was messed up too so I had to uninstall and reinstall it. Works fine now.

Edit : I think the font layout changed along with the new update? Also, it feels a bit faster now(or is it just me?).
Gets more than just a bit tiring to keep writing the instructions for people who seem to need a personal copy but your in luck, I am halfway sane today ...
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None of our add-ins are protected across updates, you must always re-install them.
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Gets more than just a bit tiring to keep writing the instructions for people who seem to need a personal copy but your in luck, I am halfway sane today ...
Should've read before posting. Sorry.
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Jailbreak survived the 5.10.2 update on a PW3. For some reason, KUAL didn't work and I had to reinstall it. The screensaver hack was messed up too so I had to uninstall and reinstall it. Works fine now.

Edit : I think the font layout changed along with the new update? Also, it feels a bit faster now(or is it just me?).
Hi,

I'm kind of new to this and it seems I can't find my way around- seems that a lot has happened since I jailbreaked my PW2 on 5.4..

I just directly updated to 5.10.2 from 5.4 and it seems that the jailbreak survived. The linkss folder is still on my device.

However, the ScreenSaver Hack is not working anymore.
I tried a bunch of things, like reinstalling the hack and applying the hotfix (1.15n for 5.x), but I'm not sure I do all the steps necessary.

Could you point me in the right direction? How exactly did you get the ScreenSavers working again?

Thanks
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I understand that I have to reinstall stuff, but honestly I don't know how. I tried using the python 0.14 install and uninstall bins as well as the linkss 0.24N install and uninstall bins with my newly updated Paperwhite.

No matter which bin I drag to the root folder, the "Update your Kindle" option stays greyed out. As soon as I replug my Kindle, the file is gone from the root directory.

The hotfix was the only thing I could run via "Update your Kindle".
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@ThomasRSB: Snapshots. The releases are outdated. You'll need to go through MRPI to install everything except the JB Hotfix.

Read through a few of the JB threads re: FW 5.6.x to catch up, but, short story:

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Hotfix -> MRPI -> KUAL Booklet w/ Coplate's patch -> Everything else
With a bit of leeway on a PW2, because the original unpatched Booklet version of KUAL *might* still work properly (it does on 5.9.7).

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