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[MOD]Superwipe

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By smw6180, Recognized Contributor on 9th June 2012, 01:23 AM
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This is a modified wipe. What does it do? It prepares your phone for flashing a new ROM, or an updated ROM where the developer has requested a full wipe.

This zip will wipe /boot /data /system /cache and /devlog. Dalvik-cache is stored in /data so it gets wiped with /data.
It will then reformat those partitions optimally, which should give a slight increase in filesystem speeds. YMMV, seems to be a definite improvement for me, but could be placebo.


Credit for the Format options to TrevE as noted in the zip file.

Note: This is a COMPLETE ROM wipe. The only things it leaves alone are your SD Card(s). I recommend using this before flashing a new ROM. I also recommend you nandroid just in case.


Also if using TWRP, under settings, tell it to use rm -rf for restores, or it will overwrite the format options that are set up.

I take no responsibility if your phone explodes in your hand, burns down your house and eats your dog.

Nor do I take any responsibility for anything else. Use at your own risk.

Let me know if there are any issues please.


Edit: Updated Superwipe. Now wipes /boot, and all extraneous pauses have been removed.
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9th June 2012, 01:25 AM |#2  
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thanks man
loving the support this phone is getting so far
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thanks man
loving the support this phone is getting so far

No sweat.
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I swear by this script since you posted it for testing

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I swear by this script since you posted it for testing

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Good deal. Since I never heard anything negative from you folks who downloaded it I decided to give it its own thread, since it doesn't matter what ROM you're using.
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What about dalvik cache?

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What about dalvik cache?

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Dalvik is in /data so it gets wiped automatically. I'll update the OP though.
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Ahh its nice to ser this again. I used this for quite some time on my OG EVO and 3D. Thanks for the post man. Makes life so much easier

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Ahh its nice to ser this again. I used this for quite some time on my OG EVO and 3D. Thanks for the post man. Makes life so much easier

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Not a problem, sir.
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Dalvik is in /data so it gets wiped automatically. I'll update the OP though.

Well ya learn something new everyday thanks man!

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This might be the booze talking but does this wipe/data/media also?

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