Stump root is discontinued, no further development will happen. It has been patched. Please dont ask in thread nor email me for additional support.
Again, I WILL NOT ADD FURTHER DEVICES, I will ignore your PMs, eMails, Quotes, Phone Calls, SOS s...
Verizon HTC m8 5.x users are now supported, see http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=61920423&postcount=3652.
New in 3.1.12
HTC Mediatek e9+ / m9+ s-off/unlock support
HTC m9 support (Requires unlock/root, no Verizon support)
Augest 14 2011
Unrevoked and AlpharevX released a new version of their http://revolutionary.io/ tool, use it, and preserve your data.
Do not use the root method below.
Original root left for a good read.
Advanced users wanting a differ...
WeakSauce and Firewater have been patched on the latest HTC builds, the current solution is SunShine http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2792487
WeakSauce is an exploit for some HTC devices. It will not work on all HTC devices, if...
For IceCream Sandwich
Please see http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1439429 instead.
Honeycomb and ICS users:
Download, install and setup OTA Rootkeeper. Not optional if you want to keep root after OTAs.