credits and terms:
s-off exploit by beaups and fuses. Root by Joshua *jduck* Drake.
rumrunner s-off is the result of many hours of work. No portion of it may be redistributed, repacked, rehosted, or oneclicked!!
32-bit Linux (Ubuntu is preferred):
Live CD’s are fine.
Live USB is fine.
Native install is fine.
VM’s are unsupported.
64-bit Linux may work with 32 bit libraries, but is also unsupported.
HTC drivers installed and working – fastboot AND adb drivers
HTC sync removed (not closed – REMOVED)
All other phone software removed or disabled (Samsung Kies, PDANet, etc.)
VM’s are unsupported.
A working internet connection
USB debugging enabled on your device
Fast boot disabled on your device (settings -> battery -> UNcheck “fast boot”
YOU MUST BE ON STOCK ROM AND 100% STOCK KERNEL TO USE THIS. NOT "ALMOST STOCK". NOT "STOCKUNSECURE". STOCK!!!
Once you confirm you meet the above pre-requisites, it’s time to get started.
Ensure device is booted to android with usb debugging enabled.
USB 2.0 ports are preferred.
USB 3.0 ports are known to cause connectivity problems
You should not be connected using any hubs which may cause connectivity issues
Use the original HTC usb cable or a cable that you know to work with adb and fastboot on this device
Ensure that lock screen security is disabled on your device.
no passcode lock
no pattern lock
no face lock
Download rumrunner for your software version using the links below. Linux users – this must be to your ~/Downloads direrctory.
Linux users – do NOT try to download or run it from your Windows/Mac drive or a USB drive that is not formatted for native Linux use. It won’t work!
1.) Extract the archive
tar -zxf rumrunner_<device>_<version>.tgz (Linux)
Unzip the file rumrunner_<device>_<version>.zip (Windows)
2.) Execute soju
linux: sudo ./soju
windows: right-click soju.exe and click "run as administrator"
3.) Agree to the terms and conditions you are prompted with in soju
4.) Allow the exploit to do its work.
Your device will reboot several times throughout the process.
Allow the tool to do its work, don’t touch anything.
Windows users - if you get rows and rows of dots (....................................) during the tests, you have a firewall/network/antivirus issue. Shut all those applications down!
downloads are available at www.rumrunner.us
#rumrunners on andirc or freenode
Please don't clutter this thread with support issues, it's MUCH easier to help on IRC.
EDIT - 0.0.2 released and links updated. Should resolve various issues. Please download new version before contacting irc for support.