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I'm gonna take this one just in case as well
8th May 2012, 04:36 PM |#4  
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Thx for the app but i have an empty ramdisk folder...and all of the ramdisk files can't created or newer or same age version exists...cydwin won't let me copy the log...im using huawei not SE phone..if it has something to do!! But i can see the contents at boot.img-ramdisk.gz
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Thanks but please mirror to other filehoster because mf is buggy on my phone

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22nd May 2012, 05:17 PM |#6  
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$ ./extractboot boot.img
./extractboot: ./split_bootimg.pl: /usr/bin/perl: bad interpreter: Permission denied
./extractboot: line 17: cpio: command not found
gzip: ../../boot.img-ramdisk.gz: No such file or directory


what i missed here?
edit: opps. missed the REQUIRED packages. testing again.
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$ ./extractboot boot.img
Android Magice not found in ./boot.img/ Giving up.

gzip: ../../boot.img-ramdisk.gz: unexpected end of file
cpio: premature end of archive

Any help with this error? I am trying to split and edit a custom CM9/ICS boot.img
7th June 2012, 02:06 AM |#8  
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very useful tool, thanks
19th June 2012, 09:35 PM |#9  
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This isn't working for me on my htc evo 4g lte. I am unpacking the stock boot.img and then repacking it with NO changes and get bootloops.
19th June 2012, 09:55 PM |#10  
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your image png should not exceed 20KB and your logo.rle should not exceed 60kb Otherwise you will almost always bootloop
20th June 2012, 12:14 AM |#11  
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your image png should not exceed 20KB and your logo.rle should not exceed 60kb Otherwise you will almost always bootloop

I didn't change any pngs, logos, or anything. I simply unpacked, repacked, and flashed.
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