Here is a mirror
Still waiting for more feedback before taking the plunge myself.
The tool I referred to is ext2simg.exe, part of the Android IMG Repack Tools package here.
The resulting sparse img flashed successfully on my bricked tablet. Usage is via commandline and very straightforward.
I hope this helps unbrick your phon...
i'm trying to flash a system.img (819MB, extracted via adb cat command) compressed with sparseconverter but it keeps failing. Here's what I've tried
1. Sparseconverter /compress system.img 256MB
output files: 3 parts chunk1, ...
works on P5100 tab2 10.1 (android 4.1.1) needed to edit the build.prop and reboot.
would there be any bad effects of changing the model number in build.prop?
Just dropping in to say this is the absolute best rom i have ever installed on my dhd. and that's no exaggeration.
A million thanks to lee.