XDA Xposed Tuesday: XHangouts Will Improve Your Hangouts

Ever since Google started supporting text messaging in Hangouts many people have … more

Shattered Screen? Turn Your Broken Device into a Complete Media Center!

A cracked screen usually means you’ll have to spend a hefty … more

Gmail 5.0: Material Design and Multiple Account Support

Google started to materialize many of its applications right after announcing the … more

Some of Our Favorite Features in Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop is the latest major revision to Google’s mobile operating … more
Post Reply

MOTO CLIQ has been rooted! (confirmed) read more>>

OP malaeus

23rd December 2009, 06:44 AM   |  #1  
malaeus's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 21
 
933 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2009
More
we have now had a few users out there who have rooted their Cliq, and apparently there are a few ways of going about the process. the link below will take you to theDudes post, and im sure you will find other individuals with other methods if you search through the thread.

good luck to all who wish to root, and happy holidays to all!

__________________________________________________ _______________


As i do not have a moto cliq in my possession i would not be able to tell you if this is true or not. but to any users out there that DO have access to a Cliq, and are willing to test this. (just in case someone out there hadnt seen it)

Motorola CLIQ Rooted for Full Android Access http://bit.ly/4Y9uLs

(dont hate me, i caught this on a livesearch of android, the info was RT'd by
{@TaimurAsad} if you would like to RT it yourself, please do.)

i would like to hear if this works out. seeing as how the last moto cliq forum was closed.
Last edited by malaeus; 25th December 2009 at 08:14 PM. Reason: confirmed cliq root
23rd December 2009, 12:50 PM   |  #2  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
25 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2009
More
For italian people I've translated the guide ;)

http://www.tuttoandroid.net/guide/gu...ola-cliq-3192/
23rd December 2009, 01:46 PM   |  #3  
shadowofzeus's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag McAllen
Thanks Meter: 13
 
196 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2009
More
Its true. I have a Cliq and I rooted it last night. There are two methods to root. One is by Demoshadow and one is by TheDudesAndroid. Both seem to be based on the same idea. They came out about the same time. TheDudesAndroid is actually a little easier to do and the files can be downloaded faster. You posted TheDudes version here. Here is Demoshadows verison just to be fair. Demoshadow's Root
23rd December 2009, 02:38 PM   |  #4  
Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
70 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2008
Wonderful news for CLIQ users, I hope milestone will get rooted soon
23rd December 2009, 03:51 PM   |  #5  
tep065's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Pittsburgh
Thanks Meter: 10
 
180 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2009
More
Yah, its true, and apparently it will work with the Dext as well. Its STILL very raw though. And could possibly brick your phone. May be best to wait a a few days for it to be cleaned up and tested more. Still some risk with it. No flashable update.zip as of yet. Also, they are working on porting Cyanogen's Rom to the cliq and a Nexus One rom. And someone got the NexusOne boot screen running on it.
Last edited by tep065; 23rd December 2009 at 03:54 PM.
23rd December 2009, 08:45 PM   |  #6  
malaeus's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 21
 
933 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2009
More
awesome, so its official. now we just wait for the genius' in the android community to "fancify" it, as they always do. props to all who tried this, and thanks for giving us a 100% positive answer.
23rd December 2009, 10:54 PM   |  #7  
UberMario's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Columbus,GA,U.S.A
Thanks Meter: 32
 
1,138 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2009
More
does this also mean someone can port motoblur to the g1/mytouch easier?
23rd December 2009, 11:25 PM   |  #8  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 17
 
372 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2007
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by malaeus

awesome, so its official. now we just wait for the genius' in the android community to "fancify" it, as they always do. props to all who tried this, and thanks for giving us a 100% positive answer.

This root proccess is different from what we are used to. I actualy rooted mine last night. Spent some time following the M3 forum for awhile and it was no easy task. If we were all "genius'" here why weren't we able to do it? I'm not trying to bash but we need to work together on this and not make anyone feel inferior.
24th December 2009, 12:32 AM   |  #9  
Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
33 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2003
Quote:
Originally Posted by djdeviance

This root proccess is different from what we are used to. I actually rooted mine last night.

The root process is quite different - and I think that there is a lot to learn from the original thread http://modmymoto.com/forums/showthre...525915&page=35 starting ~page 35.

The method to flash a custom image was put together by Skrilax_CZ and was the crucial breakthrough for the device. TheDude got 'su' working.

xnappo
24th December 2009, 12:37 AM   |  #10  
otto888's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Alabama
Thanks Meter: 45
 
441 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2008
More
Lightbulb
Quote:
Originally Posted by tep065

And someone got the NexusOne boot screen running on it.

You talking about me? I got it to show for....2 seconds,then bootlooped.
Well,once their is some roms ported/made for the CLIQ ,I think,with the right people,may pass the G1 in terms of roms/hacks.

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Android Software Development by ThreadRank