Posts tagged iOS 4.2 jailbreak
The title of the post is a summarized answer to your question of why Cydia isn’t working the way you expect it to work with your iDevice having a tethered iOS 4.2.1 jailbreak. According to MuscleNerd, the tethered jailbreak is also the reasons for Cydia having a white icon and Safari crashing.
The iPhone Dev Team said that they will be unveiling the iOS 4.2.1 jailbreak today and release is what they have done. Make way for redsn0w 0.9.6b4 which is the name you should remember if you are looking to jailbreak the recently launched iOS 4.2/4.2.1 on your iDevice.
Boy its raining jailbreak updates, iOS 4.2/4.2.1 jailbreak updates at that and No I am not complaining. Hot on the heels of sharing with you the news of the iPhone Dev Team getting ready to unleash redsn0w for iOS 4.2.1 in few hours time, we now have Chronic Dev Team getting ready to unleash Greenpois0n jailbreak for iOS 4.2 in few days time.
We all know how dedicated, loyal iPhone Dev Team is dedicated to the phenomena that is called jailbreaking/unlocking. Besides that, they are also concerned about the well being of the growing jailbreak universe which includes you and me. To prove that they really care for us, not that we need the proof, they have published a detailed post outlining the present status of jailbreak and unlock for iOS 4.2.
It’s November, the month in which iOS 4.2 is expected to be rolled out. One of the questions that is on the mind of many iDevice users has to be the progress regarding the jailbreak for the upcoming firmware. Based on a tweet posted by MuscleNerd, I think the jailbreak tool is ready and awaiting for the iOS 4.2 to go live.
It doesn’t take a scientist to feel the excitement and anticipation that iDevice users have for the upcoming iOS 4.2 specially the iPad users since it gives them the multi-tasking ability that they so badly need. One more thing that will be on the mind of these iDevice owners has to be how the Cydia support for iOS is coming along? Here’s the thing, the jailbreak app store future is in safe hands and is nearing the milestone of supporting iOS 4.2.
We all know tethered jailbreaks can be a not so pleasant experience and we are willing to do every possible thing to avoid the painful experience it brings. Comex, the iOS hacker has shared with the world the recipe to get the untethered iOS 4.2 jailbreak and believe me its a really simple one – since it requires you to save the SHSH blob of your iDevice.