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Guys and gals, where did you get your system.img from over in the play forums we are trying to root as well but we cant seem to figure out how to get our grubby hands on an system.img to work from.

Any help will be met with much kudos.

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Decrypted SEUS firmware. System.sin extracted from .zip and converted to .img using sin2img.



and here is the guide ive found:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=730282



and here as promised are the files:

http://www.megaupload.com/?d=5T6KWVB8
sweet!

your phone is a r800i unbranded correct?
 
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sweet!

your phone is a r800i unbranded correct?
yeah GSM model sim free
 
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yeah GSM model sim free
different time zones -0500 here, downloading now, so hopefully I'll bear good tidings in the AM

megaupload download eta 4hrs -_-

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If you go to "downloads" on top of that page, the sourecode for Gingerbread Xperia (Arc AND Play) are there, the one you link is not Arc. Seems all Xperia (new) is compiled from same source.

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well I'll just have to look at it then

shouldn't need jtagging, might be able to get an unsecure x10/or arc boot.img to boot enough to pull the info we need, but I don't want to even start messing with that junk yet

was this before or after the source for the arc was released?
http://developer.sonyericsson.com/wp...79?cc=gb&lc=en

they might have just compiled from source.... sadly, the play doesn't have it's source out yet

EDIT:x10/ or arc


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And the source link
http://developer.sonyericsson.com/wp...z2?cc=gb&lc=en

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