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[Q] [HELP][LG L5 E610V][CWM] Impossible to boot into CWM

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By ithasyou, Junior Member on 25th March 2014, 11:54 AM
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Hi there,

this is my first post bu I have been playing with my LG L5 e610v for long time. I have had installed CyanogenMod 10.1, 10.2 and 11.

This last time, I came back to the stock rom and now is impossible for me to boot into CWM.

I have tried:
  • Installing a KDZ with a rooted stock rom with CWM
  • Copying using adb and dd command many differents CWM images (6.0.28, 6.0.4.7)
  • Using rommanager app

but always the result is the same: I boot to recovery and it gets stuck in the LG logo. I have to switch off and switch on again and the stock ROM starts again, but no way to boot CWM.

I have tried even overwritting emmc_appsboot.img, but no results.

Please, could you help me? I need CWM for installing CyanogenMod again.
 
 
25th March 2014, 12:13 PM |#2  
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try this,extract cwm and copy the image file to your internal sd card,open terminal emulator and type following line

dd if=/sdcard/recovery.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p17

than enter

after this type reboot recovery and your phone reboots to it
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25th March 2014, 12:29 PM |#3  
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It worked!! But I cannot understand... why it works using the terminal emulator and not using adb??

Thank you very much!
25th March 2014, 12:36 PM |#4  
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maybe anything was wrong with installer script or something,glad to see its solved.greeetz
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25th March 2014, 01:01 PM |#5  
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I really dont understand. copying the img using dd works only 1 time. The second time, If I tried to boot (using key combination or writing reboot recovery in the terminal emulator) it gets stuck again in the LG logo. I have to copy again the image for start CWM again...

Any ideas why this is happening?
25th March 2014, 01:53 PM |#6  
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have u tested with format system before flash cwm,maybe there is a weird rest from an programm or something which blocked,but i never have see it?
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After a hundreds of removes and installations, formatting and everything now is working fine. I cannot say what solved the problem, but definitely using terminal emulator was a huge step hehe

thanks!
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great,now you can start to flash custom roms,the journey begins........
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