The power to modify between panorama and portrait orientation on the iPhone will be godsend in sure conditions, however in sure conditions, it may be an actual ache within the (redacted) — particularly when in mattress and your iPhone thinks laying in your aspect means that you really want panorama orientation.

Apple combats this drawback with iOS’ non-compulsory Rotation Lock function, however this necessitates an extra step on the person’s half. For that motive, iOS developer Ubik has made a brand new and free jailbreak tweak referred to as Oriental, which goals to make show rotation smarter for the iOS platform typically.

As soon as put in, rotating your handset sideways nonetheless invokes panorama orientation, however Oriental takes issues a step additional by displaying the Rotation Lock toggle button as depicted within the screenshot instance above. When tapped, this button returns you to portrait orientation, and allows Rotation Lock till the person disables it.

Oriental will get to work as quickly as you put in the tweak, and given its simplicity by nature, it doesn’t include any choices to configure. A video demo is out there in this Tweet from the developer.

In the event you’re prepared to reinforce your iPhone’s orientation dealing with, then you’ll be able to obtain Oriental fully freed from price from the Packix repository in your most popular bundle supervisor. The tweak solely helps jailbroken iOS 13 units on the time of this writing, and its supply code is out there on the developer’s GitHub web page for these eager about studying about what makes the tweak tick.

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