Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,813,752 Members 39,664 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

What do I need to do to install Verizon OTA Update?

Tip us?
 
YELLOW_STL_MACH
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 17
Join Date: May 2011
Default What do I need to do to install Verizon OTA Update?

I read through the FAQ and tried searching but didn't see a solution.

I have a VZW M8 that is Rooted, S-Off, Clockwork Recovery, Factory ROM, (Installed Standard and Extreme Power Saver Mode, and unlocked VZW WiFi Hotspot.)

I got a notification today that the 1.55.605.2 update is available for the phone but when I attempted to install it the install failed.
 
YELLOW_STL_MACH
Old
#2  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 17
Join Date: May 2011
Ran it again to get the exact error messages.

On install it takes me to CWM Recovery and asks if I want to install the untrusted zip, (Shows failed to verify whole file signature, then signature verification failed.)

If I tell it to install the untrusted zip I get the following:

file_getprop: Failed to stat "/system/build.prop" : No such file or directory
E: Error in /cache/fumo/OTAPkg.zip (Status 7)
Installation aborted
 
putney1477
Old
#3  
putney1477's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 50
Posts: 713
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Concord, NH
Quote:
Originally Posted by YELLOW_STL_MACH View Post
I read through the FAQ and tried searching but didn't see a solution.

I have a VZW M8 that is Rooted, S-Off, Clockwork Recovery, Factory ROM, (Installed Standard and Extreme Power Saver Mode, and unlocked VZW WiFi Hotspot.)

I got a notification today that the 1.55.605.2 update is available for the phone but when I attempted to install it the install failed.
If you have a custom recovery installed it won't update.

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk
 
Mike02z
Old
#4  
Mike02z's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 328
Posts: 888
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: To Hell and Back
re install the stock recovery or wait a few hours for the devs to put flashable versions.
HTC One (M8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 3
 
WorldOfJohnboy
Old
#5  
WorldOfJohnboy's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 52
Posts: 464
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Syracuse

 
DONATE TO ME
Quote:
Originally Posted by YELLOW_STL_MACH View Post
I read through the FAQ and tried searching but didn't see a solution.

I have a VZW M8 that is Rooted, S-Off, Clockwork Recovery, Factory ROM, (Installed Standard and Extreme Power Saver Mode, and unlocked VZW WiFi Hotspot.)

I got a notification today that the 1.55.605.2 update is available for the phone but when I attempted to install it the install failed.
I would recommend this: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2723159

It's always best to wait for someone to release the version(s) of Firmware that will work for S-Off/Rooted/Custom ROMs. Since I'm running ViperOneM8, I flashed the No Boot firmware and have no issues. BTW, my battery life is absolutely AMAZING.
 
linuxthinker
Old
#6  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 49
Posts: 119
Join Date: Aug 2010
FWIW, here's the patch download on Verizon's own servers: https://pvzwmdmcdn.vzw.motive.com/fi....605.11_R3.bin
 
skokielad
Old
#7  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 10
Posts: 26
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Skokie, IL
@YELLOW_STL_MACH curious: what did you end up doing? I'm in the same boat (Orig Factory stock ROM, rooted, S-Off, etc.) but never bothered taking the OTA (although it keeps bugging me). just wondering what you did and if it was worth the trouble.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes