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[Q] Will 2.3.4 break root on my N1?

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4th May 2011, 11:05 PM   |  #11  
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I tried to apply the update as zip from sd card and I got the following error, which seems to have something to do with google books
apply_patch_check(''/system/app/BooksPhone.apk'',numbers and letters
E:Error in /sdcard/update.zip (status 7)
Installation aborted.

Any ideas? Maybe it is because I had integrate Books into ROM? Any solutions?
Thanks a lot.
4th May 2011, 11:16 PM   |  #12  
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Originally Posted by Nikos_s3

I tried to apply the update as zip from sd card and I got the following error, which seems to have something to do with google books
apply_patch_check(''/system/app/BooksPhone.apk'',numbers and letters
E:Error in /sdcard/update.zip (status 7)
Installation aborted.

Any ideas? Maybe it is because I had integrate Books into ROM? Any solutions?
Thanks a lot.

I'm getting the same error. I thought maybe it was because I had deleted Google Books from my system apps but after restoring the BooksPhone.apk I still get it. Not sure what the problem is.
4th May 2011, 11:21 PM   |  #13  
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Try this...
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...1&postcount=19
4th May 2011, 11:35 PM   |  #14  
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Try this...
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...1&postcount=19

That worked! Thanks for the help! Learned something new again.
5th May 2011, 01:40 PM   |  #15  
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Originally Posted by danger-rat

Try this...
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...1&postcount=19

this is only for those who havent flashed the un-edited update i guess. I flashed the original update too soon and it removed the root access on my wifes N1. I tried flashing the su last night it didnt work, really frustrating... ahihihihi


I was thinking if I flash the backup on 2.3.3 will that bring back the root access? or at least I can already use Gingerbreak then? ty
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5th May 2011, 02:16 PM   |  #16  
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All right, let me recap so I'm not missing anything.

1. I download the 2.3.4 update from this thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1061270, rename it update.zip and place it in the root of my SD

2. Then I download the su zip from this thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=682828 and also place it in the root of my SD

3. Then I reboot into Clockwork and apply the update.zip

4. Once that's done I DO NOT reboot and apply the su zip

Is that it or am I missing something?

i have stock 2.3.4 unrooted recovery stock.
Which file should i use? Do i have to rename files?
thanks!
5th May 2011, 03:30 PM   |  #17  
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i have stock 2.3.4 unrooted recovery stock.
Which file should i use? Do i have to rename files?
thanks!

To do what? To root? This procedure is to, in this case, update to 2.3.4 from 2.3.3 without loosing root.
5th May 2011, 03:37 PM   |  #18  
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Now I have an additional question. I wasn't able to use the original update file from Google, presumably because I had deleted the Google Books app. I kept getting the above-mentioned error.

Just out of curiosity, how could I get Google Books back so the update would run? Just placing it in /system/app didn't seem to work.

Not that it really matters, I used the modified update file that danger-rat posted, but for the future I would like to know how I can avoid this error.
5th May 2011, 03:47 PM   |  #19  
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Not that it really matters, I used the modified update file that danger-rat posted, but for the future I would like to know how I can avoid this error.

I used same update file,but though flashing went fine, my Wifi gives error all the time and cannot turn it on....Back to 2.3.3 for now...
5th May 2011, 04:07 PM   |  #20  
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Originally Posted by Nikos_s3

I used same update file,but though flashing went fine, my Wifi gives error all the time and cannot turn it on....Back to 2.3.3 for now...

how can you go back to 2.3.3? i wanna do the same thing for my wife. ty

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