[Mac] Jailbreak iPhone 4S/ iPad 2 Untether using Absinthe
Absinthe has finally been released. With this tool you can jailbreak your A5 devices (iPhone 4s/ iPad 2) on firmware iOS 5/5.0.1. You need iTunes installed for this to work.
1. Download Absinthe
2. Remove your device's password. Go into Settings-> General-> Passcode Lock and Turn Passcode Off.
3. Plug in your device and back it up using iTunes.
4. Open Absinthe with your device plugged in.
5. Unplug your device and open the Absinthe app on your home screen. A black screen will appear and restart your phone.
6. Enjoy Cydia
If you get “Error establishing a database connection” do this: go to Settings, turn on VPN and wait. VPN should error and then it will reboot like normal. If it does not, rerun Absinthe.