Thanks to everyone that helped put this together, and I'm glad people found it useful! However, this guide is now obsolete. I put it together before we could unlock the bootloader and get a permanent root. However, we now have...
OK, so it's come up in several threads, so I thought I might try and simplify things and answer some people's questions with a bit of a primer on GSM, HSPA, LTE, 3G, 4G, etc! So here goes! (And special thanks to ClippinWings, I liked the way you...
I'll see if I can help!
So in order from slowest to fastest, the GSM data technologies are:
Most Android phones display these as G, E, 3G, H, & H+ (don't know what stock Android displays for LTE). ...
should remount anything in fstab.
The standard android mount command has no -a option, and the busybox mount command returns this error:
./busybox mount -a
mount: can't read '/etc/fstab': No such file or directory
It's not so...
Ok, to address a few issues:
1) su binary dissapearing: I haven't personally noticed this one, and I'm not sure I could say what would be causing that. Perhaps somebody with more experience than I could help with that.
2) length of process: Sho...