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4th January 2014, 09:03 PM   |  #1  
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Hey.

One question before I flash a custom kernel on my SGS3. I was planning on making first a nandroid backup with the stock kernel-

If I flash a custom kernel and after a few days I want to revert back to the stock kernel will the nandroid backup do it? Or does it copy everything except the kernel?

Does the nandroid backup backup the kernel also so I can go back to my previous kernel too?

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5th January 2014, 02:03 AM   |  #2  
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A nandroid backup backups everything except kernel.
5th January 2014, 05:47 AM   |  #3  
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A nandroid backup backups everything except kernel.

Sry edit. A nandroid back up back ups ur data. Rom. Apps. And all ur settings.

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Sry edit. A nandroid back up back ups ur data. Rom. Apps. And all ur settings.

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So not the kernel?

Weird. I thought it did an image of everything.
6th January 2014, 07:42 AM   |  #5  
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So not the kernel?

Weird. I thought it did an image of everything.

U can always flash kernels individually. Just an extra step.

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6th January 2014, 02:17 PM   |  #6  
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So not the kernel?

Weird. I thought it did an image of everything.



Sorry to the guys above but I must have a magic S3 because YES a nandroid does back up your kernel at least on the S3 it does.. Please read the stickies >>>>> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2362743 <<<<< See post 2
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6th January 2014, 03:10 PM   |  #7  
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Sorry to the guys above but I must have a magic S3 because YES a nandroid does back up your kernel at least on the S3 it does.. Please read the stickies >>>>> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2362743 <<<<< See post 2

Oops. Old recoveries do not I suppose.

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