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[Q] About rooting and custom kernel

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18th February 2014, 12:17 AM   |  #1  
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Ok here is the thing i have few questions about rooting my device and flashing custom kernel.

1) I want to root my nexus 5 and yes i saw the tutorials its not my first time to root a device but its first time on n5 so if i root it and install custom recovery and keep stock rom and kernel will i be able to recive ota updates without any problems? Or if i just root it and keep the stock recovery will i be able to update?

2) And my second question will franco kernel work fine on stock rom? Because if my first question is not possible then i would flash franco kernel on my device too and later when an update for stock rom comes i would flas it manually of course if that is possible too?

Thanks for help.
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18th February 2014, 12:25 AM   |  #2  
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Hi,

All the replies to your questions about update are here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2523217.

And yes Franco kernel works fine on stock rom.



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18th February 2014, 12:50 AM   |  #3  
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Hi,

All the replies to your questions about update are here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2523217.

And yes Franco kernel works fine on stock rom.



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Thanks that helped clear things out.
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I have a question too and dont want to make a new thread
So I'm on franco kernal and Stock rom if an OTA comes can I accept it?
18th February 2014, 01:51 AM   |  #5  
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I have a question too and dont want to make a new thread
So I'm on franco kernal and Stock rom if an OTA comes can I accept it?

No because you're rooted it won't accept the ota update due to modified software.

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I have a question too and dont want to make a new thread
So I'm on franco kernal and Stock rom if an OTA comes can I accept it?

Just flash back the stock kernel and the stock recovery(if using it) and roll back any system changes u made.
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