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MMC-SUPERBRICK-BUG Kernel?

27th August 2012, 09:53 AM |#1  
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Is there any way of finding out wether or not I have a kernel that is affected by the MMC-Superbrick-bug? I strongly believe I am not affected by this bug, but it's better to be safe than sorry.

I have a Cyanogenmod Kernel which I flashed using the "noob-proof" guide for Cyanogenmod 9.
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Any help would be appreciated
 
 
27th August 2012, 10:08 AM |#2  
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Is there any way of finding out wether or not I have a kernel that is affected by the MMC-Superbrick-bug? I strongly believe I am not affected by this bug, but it's better to be safe than sorry.

I have a Cyanogenmod Kernel which I flashed using the "noob-proof" guide for Cyanogenmod 9.


Any help would be appreciated

no it doesn't have it, only the stock kernels of Some v4.0.4 firmware had it, so ur safe with that kernel(CM9)
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27th August 2012, 10:41 AM |#3  
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Is there any way of finding out wether or not I have a kernel that is affected by the MMC-Superbrick-bug? I strongly believe I am not affected by this bug, but it's better to be safe than sorry.

I have a Cyanogenmod Kernel which I flashed using the "noob-proof" guide for Cyanogenmod 9.


Any help would be appreciated

-Only original/stock kernels of ICS 4.0.4 firmwares are affected by the super brick bug.

Kernels based on the stock 4.0.4one may also contain the bug e.g insecure kernels for rooting or CF-ROOT.

-99.9% is the custom kernels however do not have this super brick bug. I can confirm these kernels don't have it:

-Siyah kernel
-Dorimanx kernel
-dream kernel
-Speedmod kernel
-Neak kernel
-Codeworkx kernel, shipped with CYANOGENMODs and AOKP Roms



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27th August 2012, 11:38 AM |#4  
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Thanks a ton! You guys are the best
7th September 2012, 07:10 AM |#5  
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Guys its only a suggestion.....

It will be good if some developer can make a windows based application or script that can check any kernel with "MMC_CAP_ERASE=1 or ENABLED"

So one will have to just select a kernel file (.zip or .tar or zimage) and the application will return with a message saying "This Kernel is SAFE to Flash !!!" or "Danger !!! This kernel has Brick bug. Install with extreme caution"


That will help people to check any kernel before flashing and without any fear of brick..
7th September 2012, 07:18 AM |#6  
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Add fluxi kernel to the safe kernels list.

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10th September 2012, 11:42 AM |#7  
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I have run the Gotbrickbug/v1,0.apk and this app said that i have the brickbug. I run 4.0.3 baseband XXLPW - kernel 3,0,15/i9100XWLPD-CL524746.

How can i safely update to jellybean cm10?
10th September 2012, 12:21 PM |#8  
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Add fluxi kernel to the safe kernels list.

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I know definitely that Fluxi is safe but i was recommending the safe ones for stock ROMs.
Fluxi only works on AOSP ROMs

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10th September 2012, 12:58 PM |#9  
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Add fluxi kernel to the safe kernels list.

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Lol,I asked that the other day.

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10th September 2012, 01:00 PM |#10  
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Lol,I asked that the other day.

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Lol!

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