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[Root] acquired with webtop dock or lapdock

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2nd August 2011, 03:06 AM   |  #1  
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We are looking into some possible root methods in irc freenode #photon-4g
the method we are trying requires access to webtop. If anyone can hop on irc we may find root.

the phone was rooted on IRC last night

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2nd August 2011, 03:07 AM   |  #2  
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rooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo oooot-ah
2nd August 2011, 03:44 AM   |  #3  
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I just dismantled my old evo dock (official),.switched around the usb connector and I was able to use the hdmi mirroring on my tv...worked great!

Not sure if this helps anyone...was hoping I would be able to launch the webtop once I plugged it in but only had the standard options for the hdmi connection.

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Apparently I'm the only one ever who ordered the HD Dock :eek: Hoping we get it

Edit: Got it!

$ su
# id
uid=0(root) gid=0(root)


Details to follow, but the method used does require Webtop (thus the HD Dock)
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2nd August 2011, 05:00 AM   |  #5  
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Awesome! Can't wait to hear the details!

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2nd August 2011, 05:42 AM   |  #6  
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I got the dock today but am at work all night, I can help any way I can when I get home in the morning.
2nd August 2011, 05:52 AM   |  #7  
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I just got the dock but I'm not getting the phone until wednesday (Fedex). If you guys still need help then, don't hesitate to send me a pm.
2nd August 2011, 06:35 AM   |  #8  
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Originally Posted by bane449

Apparently I'm the only one ever who ordered the HD Dock :eek: Hoping we get it

Edit: Got it!

$ su
# id
uid=0(root) gid=0(root)


Details to follow, but the method used does require Webtop (thus the HD Dock)

Wow, you guys are beasts. Rooted this phone on the 2nd day it's been out. Is that a new record?
2nd August 2011, 06:40 AM   |  #9  
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I have the dock. But I won't be able to assist until tomorrow evening.

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2nd August 2011, 06:58 AM   |  #10  
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Wow you guys are good!

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