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Using green poison, my iphone 3 frooze and says panic we are hanging here...? what do I do? at&t phone with 4.0.2 version.

asked 11 Mar '11, 15:45

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edited 11 Mar '11, 15:47

Well it also requires 4.2.1!

(11 Mar '11, 15:48) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

And unless you've already saved your 4.2.1 SHSH's, you can't update to 4.2.1, it will force you to 4.3, which isn't jailbroken yet.

(11 Mar '11, 15:49) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image
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Your best bet is to reboot your phone and try limera1n, or maybe jailbreakme.com

(11 Mar '11, 15:50) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

Just restore/update to stock 4.2.1 via itunes as thats the end of the road for the iphone 3G, no shsh required, then jailbreak untethered with Redsn0w 0.9.6rc8

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answered 11 Mar '11, 15:54

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Ah, didn't know that, good call. He got lucky ;)

(11 Mar '11, 15:55) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

Yeah, 2G ipod and 3G iphone....all over for firmware updates, should be able to restore to 4.2.1 forever just using itunes normally

(11 Mar '11, 15:56) venusanann venusanann's gravatar image

I guess there's at least 1 benefit to owning obsolete technology. ;)

(11 Mar '11, 16:03) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

If it's a 3G, Greenpois0n doesn't support it, and you can use sn0wbreeze or pwnagetool. Err, if you have your SHSH's saved already.

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answered 11 Mar '11, 15:47

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edited 11 Mar '11, 15:55

what do I do about it freezing? Can I just turn it off?

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answered 11 Mar '11, 15:48

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Hold power/home until the Apple logo comes up, then let go and it should boot. Failing that, turn it off if you can, then on.

(11 Mar '11, 15:54) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image
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