app_signer is a tool to re-sign iOS .app files to create a new .ipa with a given provisioning profile and certificate.
Explanation of Parameters
app_path- Path to the iOS .app file to be signed.
provisioning_profile_path- Path to the provisioning profile to be used to sign the ipa.
signing_identity- Common name in the certificate to be used to sign the ipa. This can be found by opening the keychain, right clicking the certificate, and clicking 'get info'.
signing_identity_SHA1- SHA1 of the certificate to be used to sign the app. This can be found by opening the keychain, right clicking the certificate, and clicking 'get info'. This is needed because it's possible to have two certificates with the same common name.
generated_ipa_name- Name to use for the generated ipa file
bundle_id- Used to changed the bundle id during re-signing. (optional)
In a Ruby Script
require 'app_signer' # Create signer signer = AppSigner::Signer.new # Set needed params signer.app_path = # path to .app signer.provisioning_profile_path = # path to provisioning profile signer.signing_identity = # signing identity common name signer.signing_identity_SHA1 = # signing identity SHA1 signer.generated_ipa_name = # name for generated ipa signer.bundle_id = # optional new bundle id to use in info plist # Create new ipa signer.sign
From the Command Line
app_signer --app-path PATH_TO_APP\ --profile-path PATH_TO_PROVISIONING_PROFILE\ --signing-identity SIGNING_IDENTITY\ --signing-identity-SHA1 SIGNING_IDENTITY_SHA1\ --ipa-name IPA_NAME\ --bundle-id OPTIONAL_NEW_BUNDLE_ID