Bringing by an update.
We have the majority of what is needed to flash figured out. We're in the process of building a tool from the ground up with the fine-tuned and in depth features that are needed and the usability for a wider audience.
I have been working around the clock with the Sprint variant (LS992).
This is a download mode tool and allows reading, writing, among other commands.
Waiting to test fully as getting root is only the first step to the sprint variant.
It works as an exploit, like the "bump" on g3, you sign the images with a encryption key and the system reads it's as "true" and will boot even tho the original image is now modified
I have a hunch that they just modified signing after becoming aw...
I think the effort to root this phone is pretty much over from what i can see. Sad too because this really is a great phone. But will be the 1st Android phone I've ever owned without rooting, going way back to the original HTC Evo.
Sent from my ...
I probably wouldn't openly post the keys. Gives an easy giveaway of progress if they want to plug any holes before or soon after any release of a tool.
The KILO commands are much more involved and accounted for most of the time I spent on the too...