I recently discovered this, and I thought it would be of some benefit to those who are wanting to unlock, modify partitions, etc without the need to flash derpunlock.sbf or modify your photon in any way. What you need to do this:
1) fastboot for ...
It wouldn't let me post in the dev forum, but I've been doing quite a bit of work with getting 4g working on a Motorola Photon with an unlocked bootloader. This bootloader isn't unlocked, however the 154_5 bootloader does not check the recovery or...
Concept based on thread started by gTan64: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1584659
This is an Ubuntu build which runs natively without any Android code. I made the build pretty minimalistic but still functional to keep the filesy...
I have something great I discovered while investigating this issue:
run unlocked bootloader without flashing
Basically I discovered how to load the ramloader from derpunlock.sbf, so ...
I've narrowed it down to being an EAP authentication bug somewhere. The good news is the bug is most likely in one of the modules or wimaxd, so this should be very fixable.