Change CyanogenMod 12 Lock Screen Wallpaper

By default, Android uses the same wallpaper for home screen and lock screen. With this guide by … more

Amazon Echo vs Google Now – Digital Assistant Showdown!

Two weeks ago, we talked about the must have item from Amazon, the Echo. In the … more

Hidden App Ops Found on LG G3 – No Root!

A redditor used Activty Launcher app to find a hidden feature on the LG G3 that is reminiscent … more

CM12 Nightlies Hit the Note 4!

If you are eager to get nightly ROM fun on your Note 4, the latest Nightly build of CM12 has just arrived! … more

Welcome to XDA

Search to go directly to your device's forum

Register an account

Unlock full posting privileges

Ask a question

No registration required
Post Reply

[Q] Heartbleed update - remove root?

OP weely_XD

29th June 2014, 10:23 AM   |  #1  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
2 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2014
More
Hello!
A few weeks ago, HTC sends me an update to fix the Heartbleed Bug from Android 4.1. On my device I have root and Xposed. If I install the update, would it remove my root and Xposed? It's my first Android Update after rooting

Thanks,
Weely_XD
29th June 2014, 10:38 AM   |  #2  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 3
 
10 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2013
I think you have to go back to full stock (Rom,recovery,bootloader locked) to update, so yes update remove root.
5th August 2014, 09:52 AM   |  #3  
Etiennef's Avatar
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
3 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2014
Could someone that installed this confirm if root was lost or not?

Thanks!
5th August 2014, 08:42 PM   |  #4  
Member
Thanks Meter: 8
 
97 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2012
I will not be changed
Last edited by romy25; 5th August 2014 at 09:05 PM.
7th August 2014, 10:03 PM   |  #5  
Senior Member
Flag Germany
Thanks Meter: 76
 
394 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2012
Quote:
Originally Posted by romy25

I will not be changed

of course not, but what about your phone, LOL
9th August 2014, 04:58 PM   |  #6  
Etiennef's Avatar
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
3 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2014
Well, I went ahead and installed the stock recovery and this OTA-update.
Everything seemed fine so I re-installed a new copy of TWRP (same version number as I had before)... Confused me totally. It was asking me to root again as soon as I quit recovery, which I did a few times... But I could never finish the installation of SuperSU. It always failed...
I was messing around with this for 2 days, until I for some reason tried to install TWRP from another "old" file I found on my computer (the exact same file I used when i rooted my phone the first time).

Now everything worked fine...
I guess the other recovery image was corrupt, incorrect, or something else...

Well, the mess was sorted out at least, and I still have root, did not have to reset my phone, and everything else seems to be OK.

Thanks!
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes