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United States AT&T user, EDGE iPhone jailbroken, Intel Mac... I only want to Jailbreak, not unlock. What steps should I do differently than what are outlined in this tutorial? I...
06-23-2009, 10:45 AM #161
United States AT&T user, EDGE iPhone jailbroken, Intel Mac... I only want to Jailbreak, not unlock. What steps should I do differently than what are outlined in this tutorial?
I presume I should first update to the most recent system software and most recent version of iTunes before attempting to jailbreak my iPhone, correct?
I'm hesitant on doing this until I know it's foolproof because I depend on PDANet and don't want to lose the ability to tether my Mac using PDANet. I'm not interested in any AT&T tethering plans.
06-23-2009, 01:13 PM #162Before Upgrading 2G to 3.0 OS, you need to downgrade your MAC's build
To all Iphone 2G users who wants to upgrade to 3.0 OS, you need to downgrade your "iousbfamily315.4.1log.dmg". This have an effect in properly putting your Iphone 2G in the correct DFU mode. I experienced it and gave me an error of unsuccessful DFU mode.
Hope this helps.....
06-26-2009, 01:54 PM #163
hmm.. pwnage tool keeps quitting unexpectedly on me, some time after it has asked where to save the custom firmware.. error report below..
Date/Time: 2009-06-26 19:53:16.266 +0100
OS Version: 10.4.11 (Build 8S165)
Report Version: 4
Parent: WindowServer 
Version: 3.0 (3.0)
Exception: EXC_BAD_ACCESS (0x0001)
Codes: KERN_PROTECTION_FAILURE (0x0002) at 0x0000000b
Unknown thread crashed with PPC Thread State 64:
srr0: 0x0000000000032544 srr1: 0x000000000200f030 vrsave: 0x0000000000000000
cr: 0x22000428 xer: 0x0000000000000004 lr: 0x0000000000032558 ctr: 0x0000000000000001
r0: 0x0000000000032558 r1: 0x00000000f0507d20 r2: 0x0000000000000001 r3: 0x0000000002000038
r4: 0x0000000000000000 r5: 0x0000000000000017 r6: 0x00000000ffffffff r7: 0x0000000000000003
r8: 0x0000000000000001 r9: 0x00000000a0001fa4 r10: 0x0000000000000001 r11: 0x0000000042000422
r12: 0x000000009000648c r13: 0x0000000000000000 r14: 0x0000000000000000 r15: 0x0000000000000000
r16: 0x000000000050c4d0 r17: 0x000000000a841210 r18: 0x0000000000000001 r19: 0x000000000a89eb40
r20: 0x000000000a887080 r21: 0x00000000f0507e64 r22: 0x00000000f0507ea4 r23: 0x0000000000000000
r24: 0x00000000f0507e38 r25: 0x00000000f0507e3c r26: 0x0000000000000000 r27: 0x000000000d183000
r28: 0x000000000d193330 r29: 0x00000000ffffffff r30: 0x000000000a8a6170 r31: 0x00000000ffffffff
Binary Images Description:
Model: PowerBook6,8, BootROM 4.9.0f0, 1 processors, PowerPC G4 (1.2), 1.5 GHz, 1.25 GB
Graphics: GeForce FX Go5200, GeForce FX Go5200, AGP, 64 MB
Memory Module: DIMM0/BUILT-IN, 256 MB, built-in, built-in
Memory Module: DIMM1/J31, 1 GB, DDR SDRAM, PC2700U-25330
AirPort: AirPort Extreme, 405.1 (22.214.171.124.p18)
Modem: Jump, V.92, Version 1.0
Bluetooth: Version 1.9.5f4, 2 service, 0 devices, 2 incoming serial ports
Network Service: ntl, Ethernet, en0
Network Service: Built-in FireWire, FireWire, fw0
Parallel ATA Device: MATSHITACD-RW CW-8123
Parallel ATA Device: Hitachi HTS541060G9AT00, 55.89 GB
USB Device: Bluetooth USB Host Controller, Apple, Inc., Up to 12 Mb/sec, 500 mA
USB Device: Apple Internal Trackpad, Apple Computer, Up to 12 Mb/sec, 500 mA
06-28-2009, 03:44 PM #164
trying to upgrade my iPhone G2 from 1.1.4 to 3.0...... it's goes down after confirm the creation of the custom .ipsw file...... it seems to colect the data for the .ipsw but fail to create them and doesn't prompt for the pass...... help, please!
PBook G4 1,5 Ghz
06-30-2009, 05:44 PM #165
Worked like a charm using iTunes 8.2 on Mac OS X 10.5.7 on my iphone 1st gen. 8GB.
I had trouble under Windows Vista.
07-02-2009, 02:06 AM #166
thank you for sharing
07-05-2009, 05:48 AM #167
Excellent guide gents, many thanks.
Worked 1st time for me but I did stumble on getting the iPhone into recovery mode as I had previously Pwned it.
Maybe you could add that it's a slightly different process in the guide?
For anyone else experiencing the same problem:
1. Start iTunes
2. Sync if needed and then remove iPhone from dock (or USB cable)
3. Turn off iPhone
4. Hold down the home button and then reconnect, you should get yellow arrow, or usb-to-mac graphic or Mr Jobbs doing his Russian thing if you had previously kept the bundled graphics.
07-05-2009, 10:32 PM #168
I'm trying to update my GF 2G iPhone. It's jailbroken and unlocked but she left it at firmware 1.1.1 (3A109a) Modem firmware 04.01.13_G
When I try tu use pwnage tool 3.0 to update it, I go as far as to where you select "buid" and when I hit the arrow appears a message that says: "No bootloader V4.6 found" What the heck is that??
I have a 3G and updated a couple of times using pwnage and it never asked me for something like that before...
07-10-2009, 08:16 AM #169Unusable
Tried to go from 1.1.4 to 3.0 using redsn0w 0.7.2 but Sim is not working anymore.
Can someone link the tutorial for Windows plz? If it exists...
07-10-2009, 08:22 AM #170
Cant post here...
Last edited by alpawa; 07-10-2009 at 08:23 AM. Reason: No links
07-16-2009, 03:23 PM #171
Same problem..... and PROBLEM SOLVED.....
Incredible but True, after about 8 failed attempts of upgrade my 2G from a Powerbook 12" with OSX 10.5.7 and iTunes 8, I spent some hours of navigation on the web, and it's seems the bug could be this.....
"PWNAGE 3.0 DOESN'T WORK ON MOTOROLA CPU.... ONLY WORKS ON INTEL" that's because Pwnage 3.0 crashes on the creating process of custom ipsw file.
After see this comentary on a local south american forum, I try to upgrade from the 1.1.4 to 3.0 with Pwnage 3.0 on my wifes MacBookPro, and works fine.
Then I put my 2G on my Powerbook 12" and use the restore backup file saved a few minutes before on iTunes....... few minutes later...... Ta Daaaaaaa........ 2G upgreaded and working
Regards from Chile and enjoy.......
Last edited by Dr_CJ7; 07-17-2009 at 09:19 AM.
07-19-2009, 11:56 PM #172Thanks.
thanks. it worked like a charm.
07-20-2009, 08:06 PM #173
best tutorial ever. Mine isn't finished but i have good signs which lemme guess it'll work.
You should write that you must stay at itunes 8.2 ; i have 2 imacs, one with itunes 8.2 and the other with the 8.2.1 update ; i tried maybe... 10 times with the updated imac and it didn't work... first time with my "old" itunes, rock on
07-21-2009, 12:01 PM #174PwnageTool quits...
Hi i have a problem when i try to create the custom ipsw. the PwnageTool just quits. i have tried in leopard and tiger.
Any help will be appreciated.
powermac g5 dp 1.8mhz
ihopne 2g 2.2 8gb
07-21-2009, 06:56 PM #175
07-21-2009, 09:11 PM #176
i have the same ****** no service problem i dont know how to fix it... heeeeeelp
07-21-2009, 09:27 PM #177
07-22-2009, 02:42 PM #178
Just upgraded my 2G iPhone (1.1.4) to 3.0 firmware without a hitch.
Thanks for the tools!
iPhone 2G 3.0 8gb
MacBook White 2.2 C2D
OS X 10.5.7
07-22-2009, 09:26 PM #179
Problem unlocking IPHONE
Got as far building my IPSW file and got a RED sign saying
No boot loader u 3.9 file found! Wud U Like to search" etc.
I'm a total 'Know nuthin" and have the original IPhone
which is a great machine bit a lousy phone. Am trying to figure
out if it's the phone or ATT. I have T-Mobile here which works
Would appreciate any ideas,
07-26-2009, 11:11 AM #180i touch 2g
can you use pwnage tool to jailbreak an ipod touch 2g???