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  1. staralfur's Avatar
    Hi folks

    I'm trying to get this going so I can start adding message tones but i'm having bother getting putty working, I can get it connected (sometimes) and get user and pass in but then it asks me for root#, what the hell is root#???
    07-17-2009 02:00 PM
  2. rfg17's Avatar
    You're kidding right? It's the shell prompt for root access. Type command here...
    07-17-2009 03:41 PM
  3. Ipheuria's Avatar
    Are you using putty to SSH in to the phone? why not use cyberduck I find it so easy.
    07-21-2009 12:56 PM
  4. minimo3's Avatar
    userid: root
    pwd: alpine

    drop your .m4r files into /Library/Ringtones with pscp.

    If your phone is jailbroken I'd strongly recommend changing the default root password too.
    Last edited by minimo3; 07-26-2009 at 09:47 PM.
    07-26-2009 09:44 PM
  5. penorwood's Avatar
    How do you change the password?
    07-26-2009 09:50 PM
  6. minimo3's Avatar
    Step by step instructions here Password · Cydia. You can replace steps 0 and 1 with: putty into your iPhone, Login as root/alpine.

    There are 2 passwords you need to change - for users 'root' and 'mobile.' Current password for 'mobile' should be 'dottie'.
    07-27-2009 08:15 AM
  7. tiptopjat's Avatar
    Remember to change your SSH password to increase security
    11-10-2009 02:49 PM