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Ok so i am getting everything ready to root and get custom recovery, but i am a bit confused. Does PhilZ touch work on with the Galaxy s4 on 4.3? if it does than i am all set to go, but if it doesnt i need some help with a custom recovery that will work with Cyanogenmod11 4.4.2 kitkat
Well, you just asked all of the questions in one thread. It's a shame that you just wasted several people's time.

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ok do you think there will every be a way to get 4.4.2 kitkat with 4.3 because i am not a big fan of touchwiz
when next OTA comes out from verizon for a stock kitkat...NO other way.

I hope you educate yourself so you don't brick your phone..
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when next OTA comes out from verizon for a stock kitkat...NO other way.

I hope you educate yourself so you don't brick your phone..
OK thanks, i have one last question. Has anyone announced / said that they will be working on a 4.3 exploit?
 
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OK thanks, i have one last question. Has anyone announced / said that they will be working on a 4.3 exploit?
People are trying but it's pretty locked down

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People are trying but it's pretty locked down

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OK thanks Then i wont update my GS 4 once kitkat comes out unless they find one for 4.4 which i don't think will be likely
 
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OK thanks, i have one last question. Has anyone announced / said that they will be working on a 4.3 exploit?
4.3 Exploit?
The Android 4.3 builds on the Verizon i545 (MJ7, MK2) are quite easily exploited and rooted. But that's not the right question.
What matters is what bootloader version you have.

The MDK bootloader can be bypassed with Loki. None of the later bootloader builds allow arbitrary kernel or recovery flashes. Each build for the S4 has locked down the phone further. However, all of the i545 builds are currently rootable. What you can do once rooted is pretty limited post MDK.
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, also stock but rooted.

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