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Old June 25th, 2013, 08:43 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Device(s): SGS4 GT-i9505. Rooted. GE KitKat 4.4.2 Danvdh ROM. Baseband: NC9. Kernel: ktoonsez+PhilZ
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why do you have to flash chainfire file after this rom, before philz recovery

if this rom auto roots, cant you just flash philz on top??
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Re-downloaded the Stock, modified, MF8 ROM and flashed with Odin and then flashed the CF-Auto-Root and then PhilZ Recovery, (you have to flash CF-Auto_Root if you want the PhilZ custom recovery, otherwise, no need).
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Errm, Thanks but already been using these for a while now.
... and your point is

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Flashing chainfire autoroot on pre-rooted rom can cause a mess, don't do it.
Have tested and flashed CF-Auto-Root to enable PhilZ recovery on 5 of DjeMBeY's pre-rooted ROM's to-date, with no problems thus far. I am aware of the dev's warning on this and am clarifying it with him before publishing any definitive Dummies Guide instructions for general use.
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