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S1Boot (Bootloader) Update for Xperia T

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By Bin4ry, Recognized Developer on 9th November 2012, 01:25 PM
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Hey,

in latest firmware there is a update to S1Boot (to Version R10A21). I think most users who DONT USE PCC/SEUS will not have the update because Flashtool does not decrypt it correctly.

I packed it up into German Firmware, so if you are interested you can flash this Firmware and then just reflash ANY OTHER Firmware if you dont want to stay on German one. After S1Boot got updated it will stay updated no matter what Firmware you flash afterwards, becasue normally it is not included.

File can be downloaded here from my Firmware collection, directlink to Xperia T folder:

http://ul.to/f/2fvm79

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9th November 2012, 03:09 PM |#2  
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Thanks for that. Do you know what's changed?

I just checked my version and it s R10A118

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This is a small appreciation for all the effort you put in XPERIA devices.
Thank you Andreas,

Confirmation Number: 30X20729LD1118121

PS: I have some FTFs if you want me to upload them.
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Hi Binary, Can I confirm that I can backup my current stock rom (7.0.A.3.195) using CWM recovery (advanced kernel v4), then flash this for S1 update, then (correct me if I am wrong please!) re-flash kernel and then restore rom via CWM: resulting in being back to my current rom but with S1 Boot update.

Also just check that I should use "Generic DE (S1Boot-Update).ftf" - is this the one you refer to in the OP.?

Thanks for your patience
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I updated via PCCompanion and my boot is
R10A118
WHich "latest" version did you get the new boot from? And what is new in it?
9th November 2012, 07:06 PM |#7  
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Mine is R10A121 and it was flashed with Flashtool.
9th November 2012, 08:03 PM |#8  
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You included S1Boot Update too ?

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Originally Posted by baz@gmx.co.uk

Hi Binary, Can I confirm that I can backup my current stock rom (7.0.A.3.195) using CWM recovery (advanced kernel v4), then flash this for S1 update, then (correct me if I am wrong please!) re-flash kernel and then restore rom via CWM: resulting in being back to my current rom but with S1 Boot update.

Also just check that I should use "Generic DE (S1Boot-Update).ftf" - is this the one you refer to in the OP.?

Thanks for your patience

Yep should work

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I updated via PCCompanion and my boot is
R10A118
WHich "latest" version did you get the new boot from? And what is new in it?

It is included inside the SEUS files for the 195 Version, but "problem" is that we need to update Flashtool so that it decrypts the File correctly. For now we only added the "alternate" decryption for Loader, now S1Boot seems to be updated too Which is quite good, maybe they add features in future like button for recovery

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Mine is R10A121 and it was flashed with Flashtool.

Cool

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Quote:
Originally Posted by Seansmit17

Thanks for that. Do you know what's changed?

I just checked my version and it s R10A118

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Really no idea

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This is a small appreciation for all the effort you put in XPERIA devices.
Thank you Andreas,

Confirmation Number: 30X20729LD1118121

PS: I have some FTFs if you want me to upload them.

Many many many many thanks Sure i would upload yours too if you like, but somehow i have to get them

Regards
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Bin4ry

It is included inside the SEUS files for the 195 Version, but "problem" is that we need to update Flashtool so that it decrypts the File correctly.

Stage, I flagged 195 via official method not flash tool, so why did I not have the update?
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now S1Boot seems to be updated too Which is quite good, maybe they add features in future like button for recovery

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That's fantastic, really miss the option to reboot or reboot into recovery



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Stage, I flagged 195 via official method not flash tool, so why did I not have the update?

That's fantastic, really miss the option to reboot or reboot into recovery



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If you got it from PCC i dont know why you did not get it. Hope you did not understood me wrong. It is NOT implemented yet. I just hope that they WILL update is later on, with this possibility to update the S1Boot it would be possible from technical way

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