Rocky Racoon Cydia Tool Converts Your 5.1.1Tethered Jailbreak into Untethered: Tutorial
Absinthe 2.0 Untethered jailbreak tool has been officially released today, and jailbreakers who were waiting for this keenly are now busy to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 untethered on their devices to bring whole the charm associated with untethered jailbreak.
But thanks to Chronic Dev Team who has also pushed out a smart tool ‘Rocky Racoon’ for those folks who had been already running their devices with a tethered iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak for the last few months. Yeah, Rocky Racoon is a Cydia jailbreak tool that can be used to convert iOS 5.1.1 tethered jailbreak into untethered one.
Technically, folks enjoying a tethered jailbreak on their devices are required to restore to a fresh installation of iOS before doing the jailbreak again to successfully upgrade to the untethered one. But, interestingly, Rocky Racoon doesn’t require such task, and just like Corona that was launched along with the iOS 5.0.1 untether jailbreak, the Chronic Dev Team have pushed out the Rocky Racoon 5.1.1 Untether to Cydia.
Here’s a an easy step to step tutorial for converting iOS 5.1.1 tethered jailbreak to an untethered one without restoring the device to stock firmware.
Launch Go to Cydia from your home screen and stay for all repositories to refresh.
Hit the ‘Search‘icon smiling on the bottom tab bar and seek for ‘Rocky Racoon 5.1.1 Untether’.
Select the tool from the search results and pick ‘Install‘present in the top right hand corner of the interface.
Once the installation confirmed, just wait for the enclose to be installed as per the common Cydia process.
Finally, reboot the iOS device for ensuring that it reboots untethered and all jailbreak tweaks and Cydia are running properly.
As you have noticed, the entire process of converting a tethered jailbreak to an untethered one is particularly simple and effortless.
The Cydia’s Rocky Racoon 5.1.1 Untether jailbreak tool is basically works on the same exploit which has been used in Absinthe 2.0 for 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak by Chronic Dev Team.
It is really worthy to explain, as cautioned by Cydia itself; if you’re boasting an iPhone 4S, an iPad 2 or the latest iPad 3 (new iPad), and you uninstall Rocky Racoon, then you will be also lose the entire jailbreak on your devices.
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