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HOW-TO * Flash the Eng-Release to the Slide *6/15/2010

15th June 2010, 08:11 PM |#1  
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HOW-TO * Flash the Eng-Release to the Slide
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This is not ment to be an everyday Rom!! It's only Vital for the testkey in recovery that gets flashed!!

Flash this, update the Radio & flash to a new Rom like Slidemeroot2.zip

The only thing we need is the Recovery from it.

Also this should be Sticky atm, as this is the only way as of now to flash a recovery!

The Recovery gives use the abilty to flash any update.zip after it is signed with testkeys... But we are using ClockworkMod Recovery due to options it has..

Before we Start, You must Have ROOT & Downloaded this .zip and Place on your Sdcard
File is Here > http://outboundlink.net/anxo/dr_ta_1...7/ESPRIMG.html


Files Needed Before We Start > SlideEng-package.zip

Step 1.
adb push /{the folder u downloaded it to}/flash_image /data/local

Step 2.
adb push /{the folder u downloaded it to}/mtd0.img /data/local

Step 3.
adb shell

Step 4.
su

Step 5.
cd /data/local

Step 6.
chmod 04755 *

Step 7.
/data/local/flash_image misc /data/local/mtd0.img

Step 8.
Power Off Phone!

Step 9.
Power on Using Volume Down + Power

Step 10.
hit Volume Up to Update!!!

Enjoy!!!
~Eugene
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15th June 2010, 08:16 PM |#2  
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This is excellent news! a much easier way to get root on this device!
15th June 2010, 08:18 PM |#3  
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Not sure if it's an alternate way, I think it's a downgrade after root is applied... We'll have to wait and see.
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your right, fer, its a downgrade for an engineering build that you can do ONCE YOU HAVE ROOTED
15th June 2010, 08:28 PM |#5  
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So is this to unroot, once rooted?
15th June 2010, 08:30 PM |#6  
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forgive an ignorant question, but what does this gain us?
15th June 2010, 08:30 PM |#7  
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no this is to downgrade the build to engineering
15th June 2010, 08:42 PM |#8  
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just finished installing the update, system is rebooting now, will inform how it is eugene totally deserves props for this... donate if you can, i know i am as soon as my check clears

oh and his phone support is as good as golden ^^
15th June 2010, 08:43 PM |#9  
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king you were going to make a rooting vid right
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yeah, but it'd prob be best for multiple people to make one, that way if someone doesnt understand how i do it then they may understand your way better, got me?
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