Dev-Team Releases PwnageTool and QuickPwn For 2.2.1 Update (Mac & PC)
The iPhone Dev-Team has released updated versions of both the PwnageTool and QuickPwn for the recent 2.2.1 update. Supported devices are the iPhone, iPhone 3G, and original iPod touch. Users who unlock or intend to unlock their iPhone 3G should only update using custom firmware created with the most recent PwnageTool. Using QuickPwn or the vanilla update from iTunes will re-lock your iPhone 3G. iPhone, iPod touch users, and iPhone 3G owners who don’t wish to unlock can simply update using iTunes and jailbreak using QuickPwn.
More information on the do’s and don’ts of updating and download links for QuickPwn and PwnageTool are at the Dev-Team Blog!
PwnageTool is a tool developed by the iPhone Dev-Team which creates custom firmware packages for jailbreaking and unlocking the iPhone. QuickPwn is a tool which jailbreaks and unlocks the iPhone without needing to create custom firmware packages.
Thanks to luqven for the tip!