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While geohot may have beaten the DevTeam to a 3GS jailbreak, they were not far behind - redsn0w 0.8 (the DevTeam's official jailbreak tool for all 3.0+ iDevices) has just...
07-07-2009, 07:17 AM #1
3GS Jailbreak - redsn0w 0.8 - DevTeam Style
While geohot may have beaten the DevTeam to a 3GS jailbreak, they were not far behind - redsn0w 0.8 (the DevTeam's official jailbreak tool for all 3.0+ iDevices) has just been released, and is compatible with the iPhone 3GS.
Oh, and check it out - works on Linux too!
EDIT: To clarify, this is NOT compatible with 3.1 - 3.0 only.
redsn0w is a easy to use, multi-platform, multi-device jailbreaking and unlocking tool for the iPhone 2G (original iPhone), the iPhone 3G/3GS and also the iPod touch(1st generation and second generation). Currently it is available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
OS X Guide HERE
The downloads are available via:
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07-07-2009, 07:18 AM #2
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07-07-2009, 07:26 AM #3
So after work, I'll be restoring and then re-jailbreaking with redsn0w just in case GeoHot missed something with his jailbreak.Steam ID: gentrytj
Origin ID: gentrytj
Gamertag: TJ McHoonigan
PSN ID: TheWyzeMan
07-07-2009, 07:30 AM #4
Thank you very much.
07-07-2009, 07:30 AM #5Sooooo fast
I used geohots , it was fun for beta but hopfully this one is the real deal!!!!!! Ya
07-07-2009, 07:33 AM #6
glad they releaed it, but is there any diff from purplera1n jailbreak?
Like A Boss
07-07-2009, 07:34 AM #7
Just to get all things clear at the start - DOES this software jailbreak 3.1 beta ? UPDATE: It doesn't !!
"Unable to recognize specified IPSW."
Last edited by xserve2; 07-07-2009 at 07:38 AM.
07-07-2009, 07:37 AM #8
no its only for 3.0, they do not support the beta's till they are final
Like A Boss
07-07-2009, 07:37 AM #9
geohots jailbraik (purplera1n) has been tested by many tens of thousands, if he'd missd somethng I'm sure it would have been picked up by now. If anything Redsn0w could need updating once the masses start using/testing it.
Last edited by Real_Iphonecrazy; 07-07-2009 at 07:42 AM.
07-07-2009, 07:52 AM #10
cydia doesnt work with this jailbreak... it opens and the springboard automatically restarts..
07-07-2009, 08:09 AM #11
why didnt they make this front page on their website
07-07-2009, 08:19 AM #12
ok just tried it. seems a bit easier than their previous jailbreaks but nothing compared to the purplera1n. i unchecked add cydia and icy since i already had them. everything seemed to be working fine. i installed updated ultrasn0w and rebboted device. when it rebooted a window popped up that said my springboard had crashed i was in safe mode. so i clicked the restart button and it restarted to my springboard there i had wifi but no phone signal. so i uninstalled ultrasn0w and rebooted everything is working fine now.
07-07-2009, 08:20 AM #13
has anyone tried voipover3g yet?
07-07-2009, 08:49 AM #14
Im sticking with Geohot....So far a flawless problem free jailbreak on his end whereas you guys are already reporting problems with Redsn0w...
07-07-2009, 08:50 AM #15
installed voipover3g to check it. everythings working fine.
07-07-2009, 08:52 AM #16
curious to know if tricker3g works but i am sure it doesn't
07-07-2009, 08:53 AM #17
What's the proper way to use redsn0w if the iphone has been jailbroken by purplerain? Can I just run redsn0w or should a full restore be done first?
07-07-2009, 08:58 AM #18
But, but I thought they were waiting.....
07-07-2009, 09:10 AM #19
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07-07-2009, 09:10 AM #20