Rocky Racoon Untether Not Downloading
I keep getting an error everytime I try to download the Rocky Racoon Untether. I am on 5.1.1 and my device is Iphone 4. Error I keep getting is sub-process pre-installation script returned error exit status.
Thanks for the help in advance
- 05-27-2012, 02:40 PM #2
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- 05-27-2012, 10:18 PM #10iPhone Newbie
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what error are you getting? Are you sure it is a download error and not an installing error?
I have the same settings you have and I'm getting "sorry your device/iOS is not compatible"... I'm not sure why, maybe it is because of the latest 9B208 update. I've read absinthe 2.0.2 supports this version but maybe they forgot to update the cydia repo...
- 05-27-2012, 10:59 PM #11
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- 05-28-2012, 06:51 AM #15
Your best bet is to restore and break with absinthe.not really all that much work. Just a few extra steps. I did this on friday. only because i did not know about the racoon deal until i had already done the restore.
- 05-28-2012, 07:31 AM #16iPhone Newbie
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The only issue with absinthe is you cannot use it with inactive phones, and apple doesn't let you activate them unless you have a valid SIM (which I don't have). That's why I had to go with redsn0w.
Anyway, since I cannot unlock the carrier with the latest baseband and is just an overpriced iPod touch right now I don't care that much about untethering...
- 05-28-2012, 07:55 AM #17
- 05-28-2012, 09:13 AM #18
I didn't read every post in the thread but I got the main point. There are so many options but Absinthe is the best I've found. The best way to do it is in 5.1.1 backup your iPhone to iCloud or your computer. Then either head to and Tutorials, iPhone, Basic and go to the firmware download section.
You can either download the 206 version of 5.1.1 and Absinthe 2.0.1 put your device into DFU mode open iTunes. When it says it detected a device in restore mode hold Option/Shift key and click Restore then point to your 206 version of 5.1.1 Apple is still signing it because it is still 5.1.1 so after the restore close iTunes and continue through the phone to restore from your iCloud backup or do it in iTunes if you backed up manually. Then after the restore is complete run Absinthe and bam you're all set to go.
Alternatively if your phone is on 5.1.1 it is most likely on the 208 version so download the new Absinthe 2.0.2 and bam there you go. If you're already on some tethered JB and you've messed with a couple things then I'd backup and download the 208 version of 5.1.1 from iclarified and do a DFU restore(mentioned above). This will wipe the phone clean and then you can proceed with the rest of the process similar to above only using Absinthe 2.0.2.
Sorry if there was something I missed in the posts I didn't read.can't upgrade via iTunes check this thread http://forum.tipb.com/jailbreak-unlo...ml#post1717460
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