stuff i use on my iphone.
I used the www.jailbreakme.com
This puts a Cydia icon on your iPhone. Then install the OpenSSH server from Cydia.
You can now ssh on the device (if connected via wifi).
Default root password is "alpine". To change to root user enter the password when prompted:
myphone:~ mobile> su -
Once the OpenSSH server is installed it is safe to change mobile and root password by typing "passwd" at the prompt.
To install a terminal you have to proceed manually since the Cydia version
does not work with iOS4. Download the .dev file
(as mentionned on the funkyspacemonkey.com site) from :
http://www.megaupload.com/?d=BOLJJMFG. Another method is to install cydia's version, download
code from google
browse through /Applications/ and replace the old Terminal.app with the new one.
Using your iphone as a 3g modem is called "tethering".
For this you need to install the "mywi" application on Cydia.
Once installed you can suppress the trial period for a permanent usage
by removing the following file using the "terminal" applicaion previously installed
or by ssh-ing in the iPhone:
Photos are located in /private/var/mobile/Media/DCIM/100APPLE/.