Chainfire Turns Your Bootanimation into a Logging Center

Having a nice boot animation certainly adds a little bit of aesthetic polish to your … more

Android TV Launcher Pushed to Google Play

Over the past decade, the tech universe has seen two drastic and widely contrasting changes with … more

Cyngn, OnePlus, Micromax – The Legal Battle

Recently, a battle has been waging in India over the rights to distribute the commercial … more

Lean Mean Battery Power Saving App Review

We talk a lot about battery topics here at XDA TV. We talk about everything from Power Banks to USB … more

Welcome to XDA

Search to go directly to your device's forum

Register an account

Unlock full posting privileges

Ask a question

No registration required
Post Reply

Root

OP Futuredev.tjb

16th July 2011, 09:06 PM   |  #1  
OP Member
Flag Memphis,TN
Thanks Meter: 3
 
63 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
More
Has the HTC Desire CDMA with hboot 1.06 been rooted yet ?

Sent from my HTC Desire
16th July 2011, 09:37 PM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 89
 
382 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
alpharev X (still in beta so be careful) does work with 1.06 hboots, making device S-OFFed.


then you can either flash a custom recovery with fastboot and then with the recovery some custom ROMs

or after S-OFFing just run unrEVOked and it will root your current ROM
16th July 2011, 09:47 PM   |  #3  
OP Member
Flag Memphis,TN
Thanks Meter: 3
 
63 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
More
I thought Alpharev only worked on the GSM Desire.

Sent from my HTC Desire
17th July 2011, 01:08 PM   |  #4  
MatDrOiD's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Halle (Saale) + Langelsheim
Thanks Meter: 638
 
3,049 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Futuredev.tjb

I thought Alpharev only worked on the GSM Desire.

Sent from my HTC Desire

Yes, the old alpharev (r18) only works for gsm desires.. The new alpharev (alpharev x) works for both desires.
18th July 2011, 03:58 PM   |  #5  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
1 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
But the thing is, in order to gain S-OFF, don't you need root? In some other places I read, to gain root you need S-OFF....

Please correct me if I'm wrong...
18th July 2011, 05:34 PM   |  #6  
stankyou's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 472
 
1,520 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by stkwok

But the thing is, in order to gain S-OFF, don't you need root? In some other places I read, to gain root you need S-OFF....

Please correct me if I'm wrong...

I got my Desire Rooted first before I got it S-OFF.
18th July 2011, 09:58 PM   |  #7  
OP Member
Flag Memphis,TN
Thanks Meter: 3
 
63 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
More
I used Alpharev X yesterday and everything worked out great.Now I have s-off even with hboot 1.06.

Sent from my HTC Desire

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes