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How can we set up our HTC Sensation XL for Dual Boot?
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whats is the dual boot?
 
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when we can install 2 roms and choose which one we want to boot,f.e. you use your daily rom and can test a new a new rom at the same time on the same device
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call me a little bit realistic, but hardly seems worth any dev working on this when we only really have 3 different based roms ICS + sense/ ICS built on htc framework and Stock GB based roms....

Takes 2 mins to flash a rom......
 
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And everytime setting all the widgets and the apps on the homescreens, setting up the accounts etc

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you can make backups of two roms , and anytime you want to boot to the other rom you can restore it's backup back. ;)
 
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With which app?

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With which app?

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When in recovery with CWM go to back and restore and back up

It will backup your current ROM as it is. You should do this as common practice before installing new ROMs.


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Dual is not for booting different android builds but for booting different os on same phone. This is not a hd2 capable of running multiple os at same time. No need for dual boot for purely android builds flashed to nand partition. If we had an sdcard slot could boot android off nand or sdcard via dual boot. Can't flash 2 different android builds to one nand partition

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when we can install 2 roms and choose which one we want to boot,f.e. you use your daily rom and can test a new a new rom at the same time on the same device
How can dual boot enable that? U can't flash 2 roms to one nand partition dude so nothing to dual boot.

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