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What is tethered /un-tethered?

Discussion in 'iPad Hacking' started by Dolfanpete, Apr 3, 2011.

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    I keep hearing about jail breaking tethered/untethered not sure what this means? Thanks in advance
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    Tethered: reboot only possible via PC
    Untethered: can reboot on it's own.
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    Looks like untethered is the way to go then? Yes?
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    The iPad rarely needs to restart, so it is not much of a hassle, but considering that the untethered jailbreak is coming out today, it is probably best to wait a few more hours for it's release.
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    The jailbreak coming out today is untethered right?
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    Yes, untethered is coming out today. Tethered is already available.
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    Another dumb question. Is it really easy to jailbreak?
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    Yes. So easy that anyone can jb their device.
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    Sound good to me!
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    Untethered is the way to go. N who said the new jailbreak is being released today? Link for proof ;-)

    Sent From IPF app,on a Jailbroken Device...need I say more ;-)
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    Thanks, sounds like Great news for the people on 4.3.1. I need to bookmark that site ;-)

    Sent From IPF app,on a Jailbroken Device...need I say more ;-)

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