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Dirty flash okay when switching to unified builds

26th February 2014, 04:17 AM |#1  
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So I have been dirty flashing the nightlies and have had no problems at all.

Now that CM had gone with the unified build I Sam wondering if dirty flashing is okay when going to the unified build for the first time.

I know the whole nandroid backup routine just wanted to see of anyone had done this...

Sorry to post here as a new user I am locked out of the Dev thread.

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26th February 2014, 08:57 AM |#2  
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I would suggest to switch back to DALVIK before doing this! I've had several problems upgrading to Generic build on the XT897. It only takes two additional steps, but better safe than sorry.

Switch back to DALVIK, upgrade, let it boot and after successfull boot swtich back to ART if you want to.
26th February 2014, 02:49 PM |#3  
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Flash away, you shouldn't have any problems (I've done it).
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Flash away, you shouldn't have any problems (I've done it).

Same, no problems dirty flashing here
26th February 2014, 09:56 PM |#5  
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Thanks all...

I haven't messed with ART so I won't need to do that.

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28th February 2014, 02:38 PM |#6  
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Originally Posted by JBmfG

Same, no problems dirty flashing here

No problems here, either. So far, two unified nightly's flashed.
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One more here, Didn't had any problem.
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