Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,781,609 Members 42,427 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] Problem with Recovery

Tip us?
 
sid.parmar
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 26
Join Date: Feb 2012
Default [Q] Problem with Recovery

So I posted ages ago about my phone having ROM loading issues, it no longer loads any ROMs. I have been told to flash 4ext again but i cannot find a tutorial on how to flash via fastboot, and i need help, i cant find links for 4ext to flash or any guides on how to do it, just how to update via the app on the phone, but, like i said, the phone has no rom so i cant reset my recovery.
 
rzr86
Old
#2  
rzr86's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 2,016
Posts: 6,785
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Nafpaktos
Quote:
Originally Posted by sid.parmar View Post
So I posted ages ago about my phone having ROM loading issues, it no longer loads any ROMs. I have been told to flash 4ext again but i cannot find a tutorial on how to flash via fastboot, and i need help, i cant find links for 4ext to flash or any guides on how to do it, just how to update via the app on the phone, but, like i said, the phone has no rom so i cant reset my recovery.
step 2 only
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1631861

DEVICE: HTC Sensation Z710e
PREVIOUS ROM:Rooted Stock Rom ICS Sence 3.6 Revelation 1.0.3 JB Sense 4+ ViperS 3.1.4 JB Sense 4+
CURRENT ROM:ViperS 5.2.1 JB Sense 5 | Sense 6 Blinkfeed
FIRMWARE:3.32.401.5
PREVIOUS KERNEL:Overclocked kernel v1.5.2 by SebastianFM
CURRENT KERNEL:Liberty Kernel
BOOTLOADER:unlocked - S-OFF
HBOOT VERSION:1.27.0000
RECOVERY:4EXT recovery touch v.1.0.0.6 RC3
 
sid.parmar
Old
#3  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 26
Join Date: Feb 2012
cheers, will this be do-able on mac, as this is the only computer i have right now, i followed lifehackers instructions on how to install ADB and fastboot.http://www.lifehacker.co.uk/2014/06/...ls-os-easy-way and i just want to know that i dont have to get my friends pc
 
rzr86
Old
#4  
rzr86's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 2,016
Posts: 6,785
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Nafpaktos
Quote:
Originally Posted by sid.parmar View Post
cheers, will this be do-able on mac, as this is the only computer i have right now, i followed lifehackers instructions on how to install ADB and fastboot.http://www.lifehacker.co.uk/2014/06/...ls-os-easy-way and i just want to know that i dont have to get my friends pc
i don't know if it works on mac but you can try it

DEVICE: HTC Sensation Z710e
PREVIOUS ROM:Rooted Stock Rom ICS Sence 3.6 Revelation 1.0.3 JB Sense 4+ ViperS 3.1.4 JB Sense 4+
CURRENT ROM:ViperS 5.2.1 JB Sense 5 | Sense 6 Blinkfeed
FIRMWARE:3.32.401.5
PREVIOUS KERNEL:Overclocked kernel v1.5.2 by SebastianFM
CURRENT KERNEL:Liberty Kernel
BOOTLOADER:unlocked - S-OFF
HBOOT VERSION:1.27.0000
RECOVERY:4EXT recovery touch v.1.0.0.6 RC3
 
sid.parmar
Old
#5  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 26
Join Date: Feb 2012
tried it on pc, still the same problem
the screen says the following when flashing anything

finding update package...
opening update package...
install update...
E:Error in/sdcard/cm-11/20140606/Sultan-pyramid.zip
(Status 0)
Installation Aborted


Im trying to flash the new CM 11
 
rzr86
Old
#6  
rzr86's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 2,016
Posts: 6,785
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Nafpaktos
Quote:
Originally Posted by sid.parmar View Post
tried it on pc, still the same problem
the screen says the following when flashing anything

finding update package...
opening update package...
install update...
E:Error in/sdcard/cm-11/20140606/Sultan-pyramid.zip
(Status 0)
Installation Aborted


Im trying to flash the new CM 11
try this version of 4ext
http://www.4shared.com/zip/DVRZ3fiwb...v1006_RC2.html
it is the latest
just extract the recovery.img from the zip and flash it via fastboot command

DEVICE: HTC Sensation Z710e
PREVIOUS ROM:Rooted Stock Rom ICS Sence 3.6 Revelation 1.0.3 JB Sense 4+ ViperS 3.1.4 JB Sense 4+
CURRENT ROM:ViperS 5.2.1 JB Sense 5 | Sense 6 Blinkfeed
FIRMWARE:3.32.401.5
PREVIOUS KERNEL:Overclocked kernel v1.5.2 by SebastianFM
CURRENT KERNEL:Liberty Kernel
BOOTLOADER:unlocked - S-OFF
HBOOT VERSION:1.27.0000
RECOVERY:4EXT recovery touch v.1.0.0.6 RC3
The Following User Says Thank You to rzr86 For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
sid.parmar
Old
#7  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 26
Join Date: Feb 2012
it worked! cheers, seems like recovery needed an update
 
rzr86
Old
#8  
rzr86's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 2,016
Posts: 6,785
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Nafpaktos
Quote:
Originally Posted by sid.parmar View Post
it worked! cheers, seems like recovery needed an update
i knew that the recovery version was the issue
but i forgot to give you the latest version in first place

DEVICE: HTC Sensation Z710e
PREVIOUS ROM:Rooted Stock Rom ICS Sence 3.6 Revelation 1.0.3 JB Sense 4+ ViperS 3.1.4 JB Sense 4+
CURRENT ROM:ViperS 5.2.1 JB Sense 5 | Sense 6 Blinkfeed
FIRMWARE:3.32.401.5
PREVIOUS KERNEL:Overclocked kernel v1.5.2 by SebastianFM
CURRENT KERNEL:Liberty Kernel
BOOTLOADER:unlocked - S-OFF
HBOOT VERSION:1.27.0000
RECOVERY:4EXT recovery touch v.1.0.0.6 RC3
 
hammadyi
Old
(Last edited by hammadyi; 11th June 2014 at 09:10 PM.)
#9  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 2
Posts: 17
Join Date: Jun 2014
I had pretty much the same error but do you think flashing the latest recovery will work for CWM recovery as well?
 
touristas0
Old
#10  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 4
Posts: 24
Join Date: Jun 2014
Have you tried installing 4EXT Recovery Updater apk from it's site?

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Integrate Social Networks Into Your Project With ASNE Library

Social network applications and services have developed into major parts ofour … more

Give Your Android Wear Device a Lock Screen with Lockable

Without a doubt,Android Wear is one of the most frequently talked abouttopics of … more

Forums Added for the LG G Watch R and Samsung Gear S

A little over a week ago, LG “inadvertently” let the world know about the … more

Secrecy App Goes Open Source, New LG Android Wear Device! – XDA Developer TV

Secrecy encryption app goes open source! That and much … more