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Forever root + .893 = winning!

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20th October 2011, 11:03 PM   |  #1  
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I applied p3's forever root method and after some doubt and mental quarrel i decided to go through with it. I am now running rooted .893 it seems faster so far. Screenshots to come.

I am in no way responsible for your actions. The krakken lies ahead. There is no turning back. Please think about this before you proceed and know that until we have a fastboot restore point there is no way to restore a softbrick.

From .886 stock rooted bloat must be present. Flash to stock before proceeding.
Apply forever root and reboot for safety sakes.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=18502929

P3droids Forever root- root explorer Method

go to /system/bin/open in text editor - mount_ext3.sh add the following lines to the very bottom (i placed 2 spaces between the las line and the first line of the script)

chmod 4755 /system/bin/su
chmod 4755 /system/xbin/su
chmod 4755 /system/app/Superuser.apk

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Originally Posted by ddv2005

I found the problem. If you use ES Text Editor then it change permission for mount_ext3.sh and you will stuck on logo. EVERYONE MUST CHECK mount_ext3.sh execute permission after editing.

Then using the cheesecake app change your server to staging and download the update. 5.5.893

Then apply as normal let phone do its thing allow ten minutes or so for install and maybe 7 for first boot.

Enjoy your new much more battery efficient Droid Bionic running 5.5.893 rooted!

Bionic bootstrap works.
Rom manager works including cwmr.
So far all apps work fine.
Battery seems better but time will tell.
Cell standby greatly reduced!
Blur UI faster more responsive.
Camera slightly faster.

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20th October 2011, 11:48 PM   |  #2  
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You have a link for the forever root? Thanks if you do!

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21st October 2011, 12:09 AM   |  #3  
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I was really sceptical myself but p3droid pulled through so thanks to p3's forever root post.

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21st October 2011, 12:23 AM   |  #4  
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Thank you for the link

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21st October 2011, 12:41 AM   |  #5  
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On the script did you apply the text right under the last sentence or did you leave a space in between?

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I used 2 spaces in between the last line and the script. Make sure you check to see if it saved before you go updating.
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I'm running liberty right now, should I FXZ to complete stock before doing the forever root and downloading the update?
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I'm running liberty right now, should I FXZ to complete stock before doing the forever root and downloading the update?

Yes

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Nice job OP.

I was wondering about this, as I keep finding this update via cheesecake. I'm liking unl3ash3d v1.8 too much to switch, but thanks for being our guinea pig.
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Nice job OP.

I was wondering about this, as I keep finding this update via cheesecake. I'm liking unl3ash3d v1.8 too much to switch, but thanks for being our guinea pig.

I just read a post stating that someone saw a tweet by droidth3ory saying he is using this for 2.0 but just heresay if u ask me.

And mistawolfe it was my pleasure i just regret not doing it 3 days ago.
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