Well it's worth looking into, I don't have a mega i527 myself or I would try... Would be nice to get this "trade secret" out there in the open.
I thought I read somewhere though that the exploit towelroot uses wasn't applicable to the i527 kernel at all though
Idk.... but it's definitely doable with current methods
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Don't let ignorance blind you, if this "IMEI PIRATE" as you say was unlegit, the reviews on ebay would say so, do you know how quick people are to put negative reviews on eBay... ESPECIALLY for a MAIL-IN SERVICE?....If I sent my phone in for repair with 4.4.2 and it didn't come back "repaired" or the way I wanted it, there would be multiple bad reviews, this is very obvious.
He has multiple gold stars and all positive feedback. Clearly you're not very optimistic
Aw, capt!! Are you a pessimist?? lol.