Originally Posted by msg7086
If you didn't go with the jailbreak_bridge, you might have locked yourself out.
Originally Posted by NiLuJe
EDIT: The file (update_jailbreak_bridge_1.7.N_install.bin) has moved to the full 1.7.N release of the JailBreak
Thanks anyway. I'll doublecheck.
Yes, that was the case: I read the 1.7 guideline, but applied the 1.6 JB...
Re-applied the JB 1.7 data.stgz; the USBNet installation went smoothly.
So, now I'm up and running, and root _can_ login from the console