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[Q] Root - how to?

7th August 2011, 06:33 AM |#1  
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While I patiently await CM7 for the Triumph, can anyone tell me how to get this thing rooted? I've owned a G1, Eris, and Optimus V. Each one had a different process. How can I do it on this one?
 
 
7th August 2011, 07:03 AM |#2  
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While I patiently await CM7 for the Triumph, can anyone tell me how to get this thing rooted? I've owned a G1, Eris, and Optimus V. Each one had a different process. How can I do it on this one?


There is an app you install called GingerBreak. It is found in the same forum you posted this question in, just look for it, I believe it is right under this thread, actually. It is a simple 1-Click root method.

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7th August 2011, 07:05 AM |#3  
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Here is a link to the aforementioned GingerBreak: http://www.4shared.com/file/kJ-skGa5...rbread_15.html

After rooting, go to the market and install superuser.
7th August 2011, 07:31 AM |#4  
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Damn, I thought that was for a custom ROM. Thank you! I'll give proper thanks when I get to my Chromebook.
7th August 2011, 07:51 AM |#5  
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Well, that was quick. All rooted now. However, you linked something that only put on wallpapers. I had to go find 1.2 of GingerBreak.
19th October 2011, 07:43 PM |#6  
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Hello, i've tried Gingerbreak, Z4, Universal Androot and SuperOneClick Server is down.
Does anyone know of any other methods to root an android??

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root a motorolla triumph
19th October 2011, 11:56 PM |#7  
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Besides Gingerbreak 1.2 specifically? Which is right here...
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1044765

There's an "easy root method" that involves renaming the sudo binary in your phone to su... If you do this, it's strongly recommended you install Superuser when you're done.
http://forum.sdx-developers.com/index.php?topic=17172.0

My ROM (hurrhurr) comes with root already available.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1281340
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