What is Firmware and Jailbreak?

Discussion in 'iPod touch Firmware 2.X' started by APCA1, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. APCA1

    APCA1 New Member

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    Hi
    I really dont understand this.
    what on earth is firmware
    and jailbreak?

    can someone please explain

    thank you
  2. Teslanaut

    Teslanaut Well-Known Member

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    please search but since you are a beginner ill let it slide
  5. Gitykins

    Gitykins Banned

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    Firmware is basically the operating system of your iPod. Jailbreaking is allowing applications Apple has not approved run on your iPod.

    Edit: WTF How did like 19 people get this before me?
  6. ledhendrixman

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    jailbreaking is not just allowing unsigned code to be run.

    Offtopic: hey gity, i know where you live lol. im from reading...
  7. Shadowriver

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    Yep applications are only side-effect of jailbreak... Teslanaut's definition is right

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