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Old December 2nd, 2011, 12:48 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Thanks for the great guide, mate! Just one question—is it possible to relock the bootloader and leave no trace of it having ever been unlocked? I know that unlocking the Nexus One left a permanent mark, but I've read that the NS could be relocked...do you know which is true of the GN?
I did not know that about the Nexus One leaving an unlocking trace...interesting--and I haven't heard anything about this for the GNex, but I'm not sure it matters...the device is being released with the ability for it to be unlocked (and re-locked), so I would think that there wouldn't be any worries involved (unless you tried to make a warranty claim / return with a phone that was clearly still unlocked).

Oh, I'm sure its just a "fastboot oem lock" counterpart to the unlock command to re-lock it (preceded by flashing/restoring the stock image of course).

There's info / threads on XDA and elsewhere about this already for the GSM (maguro) stock boot image, but I don't think we have the VZW stock image yet.
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