Installing GCC on iOS 8

I recently entered the world of mobile security and pen-testing. I wanted to install GCC in a jailbroken iOS 8.3 and had to face lots of issues in finding the correct package for it. So I somehow managed to install and run my own C apps 🙂 I thought of sharing this with you, if you are too struggling like me here’s how I managed to install this.

First install OpenSSH and essential bash commands like apt-get, sed, ps, etc. After that you have to install few debian packages along with gcc. Download this zip file I made and drop it into any folder in your iPhone using a SFTP connection or a desktop file browser. After that install all the packages in it.

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$ dpkg -i *.deb