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You all at&t guys? That sucks for you. On Evo LTE (which is superior hardware-wise, and aesthetically, to the One X) we have htcdev unlock, AND it allows us to flash kernels, ROMs and splash screens. So it's really NOT like being s-off (oh yeah, we can flash radios, too) . HTC didn't F you, AT&T did. Move yo sprint if you hive a sh1t about Modding.

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How's that LTE working out for ya? Oh wait...
I got tired of sprints joke of a network. Best I had ever gotten 3g wise was 800kbps and wimax was pathetic. So don't pity us. We can use all of our phones hardware.

On the other hand, I'm loving the 40Mbps I'm getting now.
 
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How's that LTE working out for ya? Oh wait...
I got tired of sprints joke of a network. Best I had ever gotten 3g wise was 800kbps and wimax was pathetic. So don't pity us. We can use all of our phones hardware.

On the other hand, I'm loving the 40Mbps I'm getting now.
Truth, I just jumped from sprint and chose this over the evo lte. No regrets whatsoever.

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what output do you get when you try to run;

fastboot oem writesecureflag 0
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OK guys, I have cleaned the thread a bit.
Some people's attitude and language are totally unacceptable.
What the point in turning this thread in a flame war?
Are you going to get closer to S-off by doing that?
Consider this a warning...



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You all at&t guys? That sucks for you. On Evo LTE (which is superior hardware-wise, and aesthetically, to the One X) we have htcdev unlock, AND it allows us to flash kernels, ROMs and splash screens. So it's really NOT like being s-off (oh yeah, we can flash radios, too) . HTC didn't F you, AT&T did. Move yo sprint if you hive a sh1t about Modding.

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OK guys, I have cleaned the thread a bit.
Some people's attitude and language are totally unacceptable.
What the point in turning this thread in a flame war?
Are you going to get closer to S-off by doing that?
Consider this a warning...
Thanks you. For the much needed moderation.

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HtcOneMax=unlocked=Rooted=S-OFF
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You all at&t guys? That sucks for you. On Evo LTE (which is superior hardware-wise, and aesthetically, to the One X) we have htcdev unlock, AND it allows us to flash kernels, ROMs and splash screens. So it's really NOT like being s-off (oh yeah, we can flash radios, too) . HTC didn't F you, AT&T did. Move yo sprint if you hive a sh1t about Modding.

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The funny part about this comment is.....

We can flash all of those things too. The only thing we are unable to do, which everyone wants S-Off for is:

* Get rid of tampered/relocked message
* Not have HTCDEV have a list of your phone in their database (a list of warranty forfeitures).

Thats all. Thats all this whining, complaining, cracking your phone open, etc. is for.

So how about everyone that info about where these guys are at and what they are doing just simply.....go to the IRC channel they are working in and get the info there. I do agree with nugzo that I would NOT be posting such a 'hardcore mod' with such a high possibility of failure here until it is 100% proven and completed.

I really am rooting for anyone able to S-Off this device....but its really not necessary unless you want to lie about your warranty to be honest at this point .

Good luck to everyone, and lets just stop posting here in general unless you are ACTUALLY contributing to this (or maybe not at all until there are actual findings).

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what output do you get when you try to run;

fastboot oem writesecureflag 0
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billy:~/android$ fastboot oem writesecureflag 0
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(bootloader)  elite_init_sd, SD card already power on
(bootloader) sdhw_7xxx_open: id=0
(bootloader) [SD_HW_ERR] SD: No device attached
(bootloader) 902910 902E20
FAILED (status read failed (No such device))
finished. total time: 6.260s
And then Fastboot locks up. If I try 'fastboot oem h' or anything else, it just says <waiting for device> and I have to hold the power button to get it to restart.

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Ok, thread has been cleaned up again. From thid point forward, I don't want to see anymore bickering, flaming, or disruptive behavior. If you see anybody being disruptive, DO NOT engage or participate, just report it, and one of us Mods will deal with it. Engaging in disruptive behavior only makes things worse. Let's all show respect to the OP for his work. The next person who is disruptive will receive an infraction.

With that said, have fun, and please be.respectful to each other.

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OK, so I'm nearly certain that 0x8400 in mmcblk0p3 is the S-OFF bit, as was discussed a while back (page ~80 or so). I believe I found the tampered flag and the unlocked bootloader flag too. By dumping my partitions, then unlocking for the first time, dumping again, relocking, and dumping a third time. I then hashed all the dumps and compared them. Then I compared the images where the hashes that didn't match.

0x8400 is '00' on the two S-OFF devices we have dumps from, and it's '03' from every other phone I've checked, regardless of if it's locked, unlocked, or re-locked. '0' and '3' are consistant with the 'fastboot oem writesecurityflag' command too.

Everything else, on every partition, is either inconsistent on devices of similar security status, or it changes from lock to unlock to relock.

To reiterate what was said earlier in this thread in the interest of organization, I've tried dd'ing a modified version mmcblk0p3 and it seems to complete successfully, but you can pull it again immediately afterwards and it's unchanged. I tried "cat mmcblk0p3.img > /dev/block/mmcblk0p3", which either froze or powered off my phone at some point in the process, but that didn't work either.

The permissions of /dev/block/mmcblk0p3 is BRW------ root.root, but I tried chmod'ing it 777, but that didn't help anything.

Do we know anything else about mmcblk0p3? What else is contained within it? It's a big file 130mb. If we can determine when the device is expecting it to be modified, maybe we can take advantage and modify it ourselves.

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