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22nd July 2010, 10:46 AM |#1  
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http://twitter.com/mrweeeedbirdman/status/19242308710

According to this man, we now have root on the Droid X
 
 
22nd July 2010, 11:19 AM |#2  
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Update, information to be posted here
http://alldroid.org/Default.aspx?tabid=40&g=posts&t=493
22nd July 2010, 12:15 PM |#3  
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This is Fantastic news to wake up 2. Thanks for sharing.
22nd July 2010, 01:19 PM |#4  
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Freakin awesome - has anyone tried it yet?
22nd July 2010, 01:26 PM |#5  
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Yea,

It seems to work.

I've removed CityID, Blockbuster, and Skype in adb after the install.
22nd July 2010, 01:38 PM |#6  
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I'd love to try it but I'm not able to get the ADBDriver_v3_Google.zip attachment you supposedly need to do it.
22nd July 2010, 01:43 PM |#7  
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Originally Posted by dvation191

I'd love to try it but I'm not able to get the ADBDriver_v3_Google.zip attachment you supposedly need to do it.

This is what I used, I'm sure a moderator will remove it if this shouldn't be posted, and if so, sorry.
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22nd July 2010, 01:54 PM |#8  
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Wow - this works!!!

Got Wifi Tether working like a champ.

Cannot make the following work. Do we need to make it work?

1) Dial ##778, SEND
2) EPST dialog comes up. Select 'Edit Mode'. Enter SPC (000000), hit OK.
3) Scroll to down to 'Security', select it. Change 'S.IP DUN User name' to yourvzwnumber@vzw3g.com (from yourvzwnumber@dun.vzw3g.com)
4) Hit back arrow to go back and go/select 'M.IP Default Profile'. Change 'DUN NAI' to yourvzwnumber@vzw3g.com (from yourvzwnumber@dun.vzw3g.com)
5) Hit menu button, and 'Commit Modifications', phone will save changes and reboot.
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22nd July 2010, 02:12 PM |#9  
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This is what I used, I'm sure a moderator will remove it if this shouldn't be posted, and if so, sorry.

Do you just need to install the apk?

Never rooted before so wasn't sure if it was that simple.

Thanks

Edit: Never mind, over at the other site ans see the directions.
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22nd July 2010, 02:38 PM |#10  
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Wow - this works!!!

Got Wifi Tether working like a champ.

Do we need to do the following:1) Dial ##778, SEND
2) EPST dialog comes up. Select 'Edit Mode'. Enter SPC (000000), hit OK.
3) Scroll to down to 'Security', select it. Change 'S.IP DUN User name' to yourvzwnumber@vzw3g.com (from yourvzwnumber@dun.vzw3g.com)
4) Hit back arrow to go back and go/select 'M.IP Default Profile'. Change 'DUN NAI' to yourvzwnumber@vzw3g.com (from yourvzwnumber@dun.vzw3g.com)
5) Hit menu button, and 'Commit Modifications', phone will save changes and reboot.

Are you sure Verizon isn't going to charge for WiFi tethering just because it's rooted?
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