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image thumb64 PwnageTool 4.1.1 Update Comes For iOS 4.1 Jailbreak, Fixes Bugs On Mac OSX 10.5.x Leopard, With Bug Fixes

There were some reported bugs for users with the Mac OS X 10.5 and above with the PwnageTool and the iPhone developer team has resolved those with the latest PwnageTool 4.1.1 release. This release as stated is more of a bug fix for the Mac OS X Leopard users. Which means that you should only run this if you are on the stated Mac OS X 10.5.x version and ae prompted with Cydia errors.

There is one warning though, especially for those with iPhone, iPod Touch or the iPad and who have used the UltraSnow to unlock their devices. The problem will arise is when you let the iTunes restore your official IPSW. If the procedure somehow completes you can bid adieu to your unlock and worst still there will be no way of going back again. In case you accidently end up doing this unplug your iOS device before the updating firmware step starts.

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image thumb59 How To Jailbreak iOS 4.1 With PwnageTool 4.1 [7 Step Guide]

We reported of the PwnageTool 4.1 coming for the Macs to jailbreak Apple TV 2G and the iPhone 4 earlier last week. Guess what, the dev team did release the jailbreak tool to enable users to zip a custom firmware on the second generation of the Apple TV.

From the official site, it is mentioned clearly that this jailbreak is very new on the Apple TV and users wont be able to do much except utilize the command line methodology using the SSH. Other than that they have also inducted the afc2 that would enable you to make use of utilities like ifunbox to move files across on the device. Given this is just the beginning, I bet the developers of the jailbreak community will be in full swing to figure out how else can they utilize the JB and do something beyond command line on the device.

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image thumb35 Limera1n + PwnageTool Will Enable Untethered Jailbreak For iPhone 4, iPad On iOS 4.2 And Future A4 Firmwares

This one’s big and it had to happen, at least that’s what I think. Latest reports have rolled in to give us good tidings from MuscleNerd who tweeted earlier they have figured out a way to jailbreak all Apple devices on the A4 firmware, untethered. This has been done with the extension of PwnageTool, Limera1n and exploits from @Comex.

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image thumb24 More Rumors: PwnageTool 4.1 Set To Be Released This Sunday To Jailbreak Apple TV and iPhone 4 [iOS4.1]

I understand that almost everything about thing associated to jailbreaking the iPhone, IPod Touch and the iPad has been about Windows. Be it the timely release of the Limera1n jailbreak Tool or the GreenPoisOn release recently. Our friends have kept a vigilant eye on the Chronic Dev Team for something about Mac users. Good news is that the users should be ready to embrace PwnageTool 4.1 for iOS 4.1 devices. And it’s coming this Sunday.

As per reports, this would jailbreak iPhone 4 as well as Apple TV 2G. Just like GreenPoisOn’s current release, which was based on the Limera1n exploit, the PwnageTool will based on this as well. As stated earlier, this would readily enable you to jailbreak your iPhone 4 on the iOS 4.1. However this wouldn’t alter the baseband of your device.

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