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[Guide] to Installing S-off, Unlocking, ClockWork, Root, SuperCID & S-on

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30th July 2011, 06:15 PM   |  #381  
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OP, when will be the cyagenmod be release? any ideas OP?
30th July 2011, 06:18 PM   |  #382  
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OP, when will be the cyagenmod be release? any ideas OP?

Not sure as of yet, i hope it soon, Cyanogen has been quiet recently
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30th July 2011, 06:20 PM   |  #383  
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Yes, it shows other files. I just noticed doing another backup, the last lines said:

Backing up cache...
No sd-ext found. Skipping backup of sd-ext.
Generating md5 sum...

Backup complete!

The first time I did a backup, I forgot to put the su-2.3.6.3-efgh-signed.zip in the SD card. After putting in the SD card and doing a backup again, the files have not changed. Do I need to reinstall ClockWorkMod?

Shouldnt really need to but try it anyway. also Rename the zip to something else. su-2.3.6.3-efgh-signed.zip
Su-or-fu.zip and see if your phone accepts that lol, name of zip doesnt really matter, the contents will stay unaltered
30th July 2011, 06:23 PM   |  #384  
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Ha ha ha Remove Droid Explorer and connected to the PC mode Charger only >>> work good . Many thanks all
30th July 2011, 06:34 PM   |  #385  
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Ha ha ha Remove Droid Explorer and connected to the PC mode Charger only >>> work good . Many thanks all

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30th July 2011, 06:43 PM   |  #386  
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Originally Posted by vlad48

If you getting this - than it seems that there are files left from your tem root, so just when boot into your android os open the terminal and type:

su
rm -r /data/bin/*

or if you use adb:

adb shell su
adb shell rm -r /data/bin/*

Then reboot into recovery and reapply the su-2.3.6.3-efgh-signed.zip installation. It will definetely work

EDIT:

I'm getting a
# adb shell rm -r /data/bin/*
adb: not found

????
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30th July 2011, 06:46 PM   |  #387  
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Yeeeees! I am roted!
Thank you for the very helpful guide.
Everything went perfect!
30th July 2011, 06:47 PM   |  #388  
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Originally Posted by schoei1

Yes, it shows other files. I just noticed doing another backup, the last lines said:

Backing up cache...
No sd-ext found. Skipping backup of sd-ext.
Generating md5 sum...

Backup complete!

The first time I did a backup, I forgot to put the su-2.3.6.3-efgh-signed.zip in the SD card. After putting in the SD card and doing a backup again, the files have not changed. Do I need to reinstall ClockWorkMod?

AFAIK there would not be an ext on the sd card and that's why it is skipped during the backup.

Did you try the suggestion I gave of leaving the sd card in your phone, connect usb, choose disk drive mode and drag the su.zip file across? Other than that I'm not sure what else to suggest as recovery seems to be working if you can see other files etc.
30th July 2011, 06:48 PM   |  #389  
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Everything went well. Now just waiting for that perfect ROM.
30th July 2011, 06:51 PM   |  #390  
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Shouldnt really need to but try it anyway. also Rename the zip to something else. su-2.3.6.3-efgh-signed.zip
Su-or-fu.zip and see if your phone accepts that lol, name of zip doesnt really matter, the contents will stay unaltered

still no luck. I deleted all backup files, did a new backup and got the same:

no sd-ext found. Skipping backup of sd-ext. and same files show-up, but not the su.zip file.

Oh well, getting s-off and clockwork recovery was quick and easy, but without finding the rooting file, it's worthless unless I flash a new ROM. That is not my goal, I just wanted to permanently root. But, I appreciate all the help.

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