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Hey guys so I was running sacs custom ROM running all sorts of rooted apps. So I wanted a changed and have always loved slimkat ROMs v20 which is the newest version. So all went well but no supersu. I downloaded the link for the updated supersu and no luck using rooted apps. What can it be??
 
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May be the su binary is missing?

Try re-root again by yourself.
 
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Re-rooting?
Either Re-root, or reflash the root/SU package in recovery.
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Either Re-root, or reflash the root/SU package in recovery.
Is there a link for either or I love this ROM and wouldn't want to lose this after a backup has been made. Just weird that my previous ROM has root access and flashing this ROM no supersu.
 
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Is there a link for either or I love this ROM and wouldn't want to lose this after a backup has been made. Just weird that my previous ROM has root access and flashing this ROM no supersu.
Ahh SlimKat, enable root in settings

-EDIT Not used SlimKat since my Nexus 5- it's in developer settings IIRC - they disable root by default
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Ahh SlimKat, enable root in settings

-EDIT Not used SlimKat since my Nexus 5- it's in developer settings IIRC - they disable root by default
I went to the settings to root access and is disabled?
 
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I went to the settings to root access and is disabled?
Yeah, Slim disable root by default. If you go into developer options you can enable it.
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Yeah, Slim disable root by default. If you go into developer options you can enable it.
It was on apps only in the developer options and rebooted and still no go.
 
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Ok I keep trying to tweak the developer option setting with root access and DL a root checker app and still no Root? What gives no supersu available still.

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