This thread is primarily intended for n00bs.
I would like to say thanks to xda forum members: Noejn, Zecanilis, drellisdee, The_ERROR etc. Also thanks is due to Godlike! at tech-mania.com for his tutorials. Thanks is due especially to The_ERROR...
UPDATE: I have created a thread with instrucions for downgrading stock firmware, rooting, installing android sdk, installing custom recovery etc. HERE. The instructions are more detailed in that thread.
As far as I know, there are only 4 firmwa...
This is an abridged version of the first post which will enable you to Root your P500 and install version 1.2 of Custom Thunderg Recovery by AmonRa/modified by Drellisdee with a minimum of fuss.
Get GingerBreak APK from here. Follow t...
Android.secure is the folder where stock froyo android moves apps to the sd card by default. If you don't use the apps presently, you can safely remove the corresponding app files from the android.secure folder.
Moved here from first post due to lack of space on first post.
The features available in the recovery are:
Illustrative picture of Custom Recovery P500/Thunderg v1.1
USB-MS Toggle: moun...