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How to flash a custom rom via Odin

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By peppe130, XDA Ad-Free Senior Member on 13th August 2014, 03:17 PM
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Hi guys. How can I create a flashable tar.md5 file via Odin? I need it to install a custom rom.. For first I installed the rom via recovery, then I made a backup of the /system partition using dd command line. After made the backup with the ext4.img extension (like stock firmwares), I converted it in tar.md5 using these commands on Ubuntu 14.04:
 tar -H ustar -c customrom.ext4.img > customrom.tar

md5sum -t customrom.tar >> customrom.tar

mv customrom.tar customrom.tar.md5
Then I flashed the tar.md5 file via Odin but it gave me always fail.. There's anyone that could help me?
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