Went well up to step 6.
Moment I pressed the home button, the screen went blank, recovery word jittered a bit, but phone is not booting. You wrote wait for it to boot.
What now, manually reboot?
adb shell lists devices as
Moreover, the device manager lists three "Android Adapter" devices without drivers and I don't seem to find drivers for these:
H/ware ids are
adb shell and subsequent commands display error message:
# cat /dev/mtd
/dev/mtd: invalid length
# cat /dev/mdt/mdt >sdcard/splash.img
cat /dev/mdt/mdt >sdcard/splash.img
/dev/mdt/mdt: No such file or directory
No one responding, manually rebooted, got su in programs, though buggy, but Titanium was given root rights manually and it is rooted!