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12-18-2010, 01:16 PM #1
Untethered Jailbreak by Christmas?
A now-you-see-it, now-you-don't tweet from @MuscleNerd has again raised hopes that we'll see an untethered 4.2.1 jailbreak by Christmas. Having responded to someone asking about the JB that Christmas was "an achievable deadline," he then deleted the tweet, leaving open questions as to whether he thought that was too confident a statement.
Earlier this month, @comex had promised a untethered jailbreak by Christmas in a tweet. Soon thereafter, @MuscleNerd showed off a video of just such a jailbreak that used "mysterious 4.2b3 hashes Cydia kept for you." In a tweet announcing the video, @MuscleNerd called it a "backup plan" to the more extensible jailbreak @comex is working on.
In any case, it looks like the Dev-Team guys are feeling confident about their progress, so chances are good that we'll see an untethered jailbreak for 4.2.1 in our stocking sometime in the week to come.
Source: Redmond Pie
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12-18-2010, 01:20 PM #2
Best Gift Ever!!You don't like the iPad because you don't have one!
12-18-2010, 01:25 PM #3
MD deleted his tweet, probably NOT coming by christmas.
12-18-2010, 01:26 PM #4
what about iphone 4 unlock? i hope i am not asking santa too much =)
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12-18-2010, 01:26 PM #5
12-18-2010, 01:31 PM #6
Fingers crossed - it would make my Xmas
12-18-2010, 01:31 PM #7
Anyhow, Anitd0te is said to be coming out on Christmas eve, and they claim that it is much more resistant to malware attacks
12-18-2010, 01:46 PM #8
unlock please i have a really cool iphone 4 that has become a ipod touch...iPhone: 16gb 2g
Operating system: osx
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12-18-2010, 01:47 PM #9
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12-18-2010, 01:55 PM #12
12-18-2010, 01:56 PM #13
Awesome, I hope it will be finished by Christmas.
12-18-2010, 02:01 PM #14
this would be great... I am using 4.2.1 non-jb.. the first time I have used an iphone for more than a day without a jb... it's ok for now but looking forward to getting my themes (and more) back..
12-18-2010, 02:15 PM #15
I might be getting an i4 for christmas and it will most likely come with 4.2.1 on it so I hope this gets finished before so that as soon as i open it my jailbreak will be awaiting.
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12-18-2010, 02:21 PM #16
I'm jailbroken on OS 4.2.1. This would be great!
12-18-2010, 02:29 PM #17
Thanks in Advance to Santa Musclenerd
12-18-2010, 02:36 PM #18
It would be cool, but it is not like we are stuck right now. I have a tethered jailbreak on i4 4.2.1 but it does not make a difference. I never turn the phone off so works exactly the same as my wife's on 4.1. I have never needed the untethered so far in a couple off weeks, phone still on!
12-18-2010, 02:44 PM #19
12-18-2010, 02:53 PM #20
Well I reboot frequently so ill stick with an untethered 4.1 till 4.2 is unterthered. I dont know how people can stand the tethered jailbreak.Apples taste good. PwnApples taste better!