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[Q] removing safestrap and install bootstrap

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16th May 2012, 04:24 AM   |  #21  
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Delete everything that's not in use . If you're not sure, charge your battery and keep RSD open.

Or just stay stock...


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Using root explorer, go to /preinstall/app/ and delete any apks you don't use

Don't try to understand, just do it

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Please explain why this is practical.






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wow ok. i feel real dumb. Im in that folder now and I see a bunch of apk files. I really dont know what some of these apps are. If I delete them, will it affect my phone. Thats what Im worried about

Yes, if you delete some if them it will affect your phone,some functions will force close and if you really messed up things will go south. If you know what I mean.


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I can't tell you, I just know that three users in Germany are lucky now.

We got it from here

http://rootzwiki.com/topic/4198-cant...s-a-quick-fix/

Maybe an full flash fastbootfile would work too.

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After reading it again the fact is > you need space in that folder...

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Ok one question. when I go to preinstall folder, I have an app folder and a recovery folder. In the recovery folder I have hijack and logwrapper which says they are both 0bites. I also have a recovery.zip and an update-binary.

Question is that when reading on how to delete bootstrap, it says to go to system/bin and in there is also hijack and logwrapper but they are not 0bites. Is that normal to have both of the same files?
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Hello,

I'm experiencing the same problem. I have retail french GSM version. I installed, some time ago, the safestrap (work everything except install roms), then unistalled and install boostrap v2 and I always get stuck in motorola logo when try to enter in bootstrap recovery mode.
Also i tried a full flash with RDS (english (EN.EU) and french (EN.FR), 2.3.5 and 2.3.6) and nothing works, wipping mobile, sd-card... Just now I just tried to delete some files in the "/preinstall/app" directory and nothing... What can I do for give you more info? There is some log file that I can post?

Thanks,
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Finally got it to work. This is what I did.....

I used this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1570466

and went the rsdlite and used this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1624352 and used the first file. Note when I flashed this I got a fail cause the file name was too long so I shortened it

once that flashed, I rooted the phone and then installed bootstrap and now I can get into clockwork

Thanks guys for taking the time to help me.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ottawadad34

Finally got it to work. This is what I did.....

I used this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1570466

and went the rsdlite and used this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1624352 and used the first file. Note when I flashed this I got a fail cause the file name was too long so I shortened it

once that flashed, I rooted the phone and then installed bootstrap and now I can get into clockwork

Thanks guys for taking the time to help me.

Just do what is said in
ottawadad34's post.




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Hello,

I'm experiencing the same problem. I have retail french GSM version. I installed, some time ago, the safestrap (work everything except install roms), then unistalled and install boostrap v2 and I always get stuck in motorola logo when try to enter in bootstrap recovery mode.
Also i tried a full flash with RDS (english (EN.EU) and french (EN.FR), 2.3.5 and 2.3.6) and nothing works, wipping mobile, sd-card... Just now I just tried to delete some files in the "/preinstall/app" directory and nothing... What can I do for give you more info? There is some log file that I can post?

Thanks,



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17th May 2012, 02:48 PM   |  #29  
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Hello,

Thanks but it doesn't work because It's only for LATAM. I'm trying others versions but I'm a little bit lost... Any idea?

I'm downloading the files from here:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1362956
http://sbf.droid-developers.org/umts_spyder/list.php


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Just do what is said in
ottawadad34's post.

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I tried 5 different RSD flash boot files with different bootloader, languages, android version and nothing... I'm desperate because nothing is working... Any one can tell me a clue where to look?

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