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Towelroot for xperia z1?

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By cj95zz, Member on 16th June 2014, 09:17 AM
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28th June 2014, 09:36 PM |#11  
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Original towelroot does not work because of Sony RIC. Use my tool here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2784900
Confirmed working on Z1

Using my Z1, I get this output, so something is not working as it should.

Check your device and click "make it ra1n"
Waiting for towelroot to exploit...
-n .

Device rooted. Installing RIC kill script "$RICkill"...
/system/bin/sh: su: not found
 
 
28th June 2014, 09:50 PM |#12  
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Using my Z1, I get this output, so something is not working as it should.

Check your device and click "make it ra1n"
Waiting for towelroot to exploit...
-n .

Device rooted. Installing RIC kill script "$RICkill"...
/system/bin/sh: su: not found

Which version are you using? Try with v7.
28th June 2014, 09:58 PM |#13  
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Using v7 I had the "su: not found" error with the Linux shell script. The windows .bat script did work, though.
Successfully rooted my D5503 with it.

SuperSU (2.0 from play store) didn't want to work initially (updating binaries failed), so I used this method: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...8&postcount=13 (means: just ignore the error, and reboot) - and updated to 2.0 afterwards.
29th June 2014, 09:00 AM |#14  
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Hey,just download z1lockeddualrecovery 2.127.8 and connect ur phone to pc(usb debugging on and adb drivers installed),now extract downloaded file anywhere and go there, u ll find .Bat file click it,then press 3,wait...in ur phone screen some numbers appear,click ok,then in ur phone towel root automatically appears,click make it rain,wait for phone booting,don't click anything before boot... U r done! BOTH DUALRECOVERY AND ROOT! Now flash supersu 2.00 zip via recovery...

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31st July 2014, 03:18 AM |#15  
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Worked for me on Z1S. I ran it AFTER the Jcase version, basically ran it on top, now I have write permissions in /system without running those commands.

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Did you have any issues with the SU binary? I have run jcase twice now and done towelroot on top and without, and the SU binary keeps failing.
31st July 2014, 06:26 AM |#16  
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Did you have any issues with the SU binary? I have run jcase twice now and done towelroot on top and without, and the SU binary keeps failing.

Try rerooting using the rootkitXperia tool. It will install the latest SuperSU (with updated binaries).

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2559009
31st July 2014, 08:29 AM |#17  
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Try rerooting using the rootkitXperia tool. It will install the latest SuperSU (with updated binaries).

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2559009

I used this -

http://forum.xda-developers.com/xper...ot-z1-t2807092

Worked like a charm!
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