Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,772,636 Members 52,689 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[XE]Solution to CM11 kernel issue to flash stock firmware!!

Tip us?
 
anurox2
Old
#1  
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 33
Posts: 90
Join Date: Feb 2014
Default [XE]Solution to CM11 kernel issue to flash stock firmware!!

When flashing the boot.img from the CM11 zip using flashtool. Your kernel has now changed. Then you will flash CM11 zip.

Now if you wish to flash the .23 firmware straight away using Flashtool, you can't, it'll will fail, I found this issue yesterday, I dunno if it has been mentioned anywhere.

To counter it, is easy:
1.Use a compression program on your PC to open the FTF(I would recommend 7-Zip)
2.Extract kernel.sin from it.
3.Now connect you Xperia E in fastboot mode(Vol up+USB cable connected)
4.Hit the "Select kernel to flash" and flash the kernel we extracted in step 2.
5.After the successful flash you can now revert to stock[.23 firmware] with no problems.


Hit thanks if I helped
Hit "THANKS" if I helped you

Trying out Stock ROMS to find the best one.
Till now:
1.dRZ
2.Termin
Will try NexBoost ASAP.



CyanogenMod-11 ROM(4.4.4)Alpha 6.1
OC@1.190GHz
^---[smartassv2,cfq]
All thanks to UltraGamerHD and the Tamsui team
The Following User Says Thank You to anurox2 For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
NSDCars5
Old
#2  
NSDCars5's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 388
Posts: 1,021
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Over there
Side note: you can also install Zeus or Ares kernels if you want a recovery and overclock on stock.
Insert really cool signature here...
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes