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recovery 3e modified to work like recovery 2e - Updated 01/23/2011

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By untermensch, Senior Member on 9th November 2010, 12:56 AM
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there are a number of problems with the recovery in the just leaked
Froyo ROM.

1. signature checking
2. passing API version 3 to the updater binary
3. forced wipe after installing an update.zip

the attached zip has a 3e recovery modified to disable signature checking
report API version 2 for backwards compatibility with clockwork mod recovery
and disable the forced wipe after installing any update.

I don't know of any reason to run this version over 2e but it
might be useful to someone.

Installing:

1. turn on USB debugging
2. plug into computer
3. run script and follow on screen prompts.

UPDATED 01/23/2011

fixed path error when space in user name

UPDATED 01/22/2011

compressed the rageagainstthecage resource to prevent anti-virus detection

new anti-virus report
http://virscan.org/report/8e83f338fd...679efbd29.html


the /system file system is full on the newer ROM's
use the attached update.zip to root then install clockwork
Attached Files
File Type: zip 3e_recovery_installer.zip - [Click for QR Code] (493.8 KB, 50837 views)
File Type: zip update.zip - [Click for QR Code] (1.34 MB, 40002 views)
File Type: zip 3e_recovery_installer.zip - [Click for QR Code] (493.8 KB, 50837 views)
File Type: zip update.zip - [Click for QR Code] (1.34 MB, 40002 views)
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9th November 2010, 12:57 AM |#2  
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Nice

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9th November 2010, 12:58 AM |#3  
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ummmm... what attached zip?
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ummmm... what attached zip?

forgot to upload it.
9th November 2010, 12:59 AM |#5  
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Quote:
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ummmm... what attached zip?

The one attached to the message(?)
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The one attached to the message(?)

yeah, he attached it after that post lol
9th November 2010, 01:07 AM |#7  
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how do you use this?
ok i wil bite. how do you use/flash this it cw is not accesible?
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rename to update.zip i assume...... i mean thats how u flash everythign thats zip file if u cant get into clockwork.....
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you cant flash this you will have to put the files on the internal sdcard
then use root explorer or adb to move the files into place, recovery goes to
/system/bin and the keys to /efs, update.zip is the clockwork recovery and
stays on the sdcard.

when you boot into recovery and choose re-install packages clockwork will
be able to do its thing.

I do like the sig verification but it's a PITA and may disable it, this is a temp
fix until I can finish hacking on recovery there is very little clues as to where
the functions are so it may be a few days.

forgot to mention to you also have to remount /system rw

mount -o rw,remount /dev/block/stl9 /system
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Be-ware. Doing so on the ODIN 2E version will break Recovery all together.
Fine to replace on the Stock 2.2 ..

Ps.
Another Awesome Job untermensch
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