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Why do ota updates brick devices

7th March 2014, 06:34 AM |#1  
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I know updates brick this phone is it just me or does it seem wrong for lg to brick devices not even samknox would stoop that low they will just patch root oh and how exactly does it brick devices
 
 
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I know updates brick this phone is it just me or does it seem wrong for lg to brick devices not even samknox would stoop that low they will just patch root oh and how exactly does it brick devices

Its not a matter of ill-will on Lg's part, its incompatability of the roms and the components that they are updating.
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So lg pretty much has no idea what they are doing

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7th March 2014, 06:48 AM |#4  
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So lg pretty much has no idea what they are doing

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I i think they know what they are doing. You should never take an ota when rooted.
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Most definitely not a good idea all the threads about took ota rooted and now no recovery no download mode

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Most definitely not a good idea all the threads about took ota rooted and now no recovery no download mode

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Most definitely proves its a bad idea thanks now I understand a little bit more about why this happens

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Most definitely proves its a bad idea thanks now I understand a little bit more about why this happens

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Think of it this way: If you put then engine of a Corolla into a Prius, it wont work. Not only is it not the right size, but all the belts, cables, wires, tubes and battery are not compatible with that engine, unless you modify all those components.
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