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Currently my only access to the internet is tethering to my iPhone. Am I screwed?

asked 04 Feb '11, 21:59

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You can jailbreak but you won't be able to install Cydia via the Loader app, you can use Redsnow to install Cydia over the top though

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answered 04 Feb '11, 22:45

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Correct, so you'll want to download redsn0w at the start.

(05 Feb '11, 01:26) Endareth Endareth's gravatar image

I believe it needs a Internet connection to download some files. Not 100% sure though

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answered 04 Feb '11, 21:59

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I am sure you do as well. just drive around the block and look for free wifi

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answered 04 Feb '11, 22:40

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I'd recommend waiting, as hard as it sounds... Or you could Jailbreak, then go without any of cydia's features for three weeks.... Sounds like your inbetween a rock and a hard place.

(05 Feb '11, 09:07) FlyHi FlyHi's gravatar image

GreenPois0n requires an internet connection to download certain files it needs (iBSS files) so you will not be able to use it without an internet connection. Sorry

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answered 05 Feb '11, 03:13

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Yah i noticed this as GreenPois0n kills USB devices connected to the laptop !!!

my DSL Adapter is a USB Stick and when GP killed the USB port i was disconnected from the Internet and YES GP failed to complete, at that moment i knew that it does require internet.

Restarted, connected my USB Internet Stick, ran GP again and voila, everything is ok this time.

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answered 05 Feb '11, 04:21

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