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HELP! Accidentally took executable permission from user on my iPhone 5 in terminal


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Jun 28, 2013
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OK peeps, I am still fairly new into the tech field and am learning about Linux, BaSH and CLI in general. I've starting working on my understanding of security mode and execute commands chmod ugo-x or chmod *-x (or something of that nature, I don't remember exactly) into the terminal interpreter on my iPhone 5 running iOS 6.x and lost complete access to my phone. Literally. all I have is a black screen with the apple symbol and an empty load bar under it. I think I would be able to fix this if I could ssh or telnet or form some kind of connection from my computer to my phone so I could access the terminal. Is there a way to do that when the phone is not responding or showing up on my computer? I appreciate any advise I can get, thanks!!