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HELP!! S-OFF Hboot 1.57 problem

30th August 2014, 06:21 PM |#11  
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fact is that no one on xda (as far as i know) managed to s-off his phone with emmc starting 9001 + hboot 1.57 with firewater - no matter which combination of rom and kernel they've used, it is possible though with sunshine, so it will be nice to know which emmc the OP got.
if you think that emmc has nothing to do with firewater capability to s-off i will be glad to hear what is it then...
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How about 9001 + hboot 1.55? Can't find anything about this combination on xda, I heard that it's possible to s-off with 9001 on hboot 1.54, and that it is impossible with 1.57. Is there a point in trying on 1.55?
 
 
30th August 2014, 06:42 PM |#12  
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How about 9001 + hboot 1.55? Can't find anything about this combination on xda, I heard that it's possible to s-off with 9001 on hboot 1.54, and that it is impossible with 1.57. Is there a point in trying on 1.55?

how you can do that ?
Here is everyone is trying to get 1.57 to 1.55 with help of S Off
30th August 2014, 06:56 PM |#13  
EDIT: nvm, you are already on 1.57, so only firewater "could" work, if it doesn't, go for sunshine
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30th August 2014, 07:33 PM |#14  
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how you can do that ?
Here is everyone is trying to get 1.57 to 1.55 with help of S Off

No idea, this is how I got my phone. Was already on 1.55 with eMMC 9001*.

Anyway, I tried myself and Firewater failed, told me nothing can be done. Then I decided to try Rumrunner anyway, this hack was struggling for a long while and after a couple of reboots IT WORKED! I'm s-off now.

So in case anybody is wondering, s-off on 9001 with hboot 1.55 is possible with rumrunner!
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My eMMC doesn't start with 9001. When my phone went to repair the purple camera on low-light issue, I just unlocked the bootloader and installed TWRP and ElementalX kernel (keeping the stock rom). I don't know why it didn't work this time...I can't remember if, in the first time, I had also hboot 1.57, though.

Being s-off, is there any difference between having hboot 1.57 and having, for example, hboot 1.44?
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