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Can't root using pie or towel root on my AT&T Moto X

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9th July 2014, 04:20 AM   |  #1  
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Hi, im trying to root my phone on 4.4.2 using towel root and pie, but neither work, when i try and run adb shell chmod 755 /data/local/atvc/root.sh, i get the error: unable to chmod /data/local/atcv/root.sh: Not a directory, and that is using the pie exploit. When i use towelroot, i hit make it rain after changing the o in the string of numbers to a 0, and nothing happens, please help
9th July 2014, 04:34 AM   |  #2  
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Have you UB?

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9th July 2014, 04:36 AM   |  #3  
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Have you UB?

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What do you mean by UB?
9th July 2014, 04:42 AM   |  #4  
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Unlocked Bootloader.
If yes, you have.
Try root using fast boot method (flash twrp then without reboot enter recovery and install ssu). It is the easy way.



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9th July 2014, 04:46 AM   |  #5  
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Unlocked Bootloader.
If yes, you have.
Try root using fast boot method (flash twrp then without reboot enter recovery and install ssu). It is the easy way.



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I can't unlock the bootloader, that is why im rooting using towel root and pie, because they do not required an unlocked bootloader.
9th July 2014, 04:49 AM   |  #6  
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Can't you do? Damn, bad luck man. Sorry, I hope you be able to root without.

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9th July 2014, 05:20 AM   |  #7  
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Hi, im trying to root my phone on 4.4.2 using towel root and pie, but neither work, when i try and run adb shell chmod 755 /data/local/atvc/root.sh, i get the error: unable to chmod /data/local/atcv/root.sh: Not a directory, and that is using the pie exploit. When i use towelroot, i hit make it rain after changing the o in the string of numbers to a 0, and nothing happens, please help

Notice what I have highlighted in red. Which are you typing? atvc or atcv? Is it possible you made a typo when issuing the command?

Also, Towelroot not working is expected. You must successfully root with PIE before you can use towelroot.

Good Luck.
9th July 2014, 05:30 AM   |  #8  
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Notice what I have highlighted in red. Which are you typing? atvc or atcv? Is it possible you made a typo when issuing the command?

Also, Towelroot not working is expected. You must successfully root with PIE before you can use towelroot.

Good Luck.

EDIT: I got it, as soon as i switched the media connection it asked me if i wanted to allow usb debugging, but when i got to supersu, i update the su binary but it says failed, what do i do now?
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