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Old May 15th, 2012, 03:09 PM   #1 (permalink)
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It only has root and no roms at all. Do you even expect developers to be around right now? Wasn't this phone released about a month ago, too?
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You could install it, but it'd do you no good right now. As stated in the previous post, there are no roms for this phone, nor is there a custom recovery yet.
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It only has root and no roms at all. Do you even expect developers to be around right now? Wasn't this phone released about a month ago, too?
i actually have a test cwm......
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i actually have a test cwm......

Ooh. Do tell. I will be getting this (hopefully) tomorrow and was going to hold off on rooting it for lack of a recovery. If you have a good one and it works then I may just have to go ahead and root it, when I get it.
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Just a word of advice, flashing a recovery that's not for your phone from rom manager could possibly make your phone a permanent brick just warning you
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Old May 16th, 2012, 02:53 PM   #7 (permalink)
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The flashing the recovery is usually not the problem. Tying to boot into said bad recovery is what will at the very least cause a black screen in the recovery menu. The worst that can happen is you have turned it into a paperweight. My first ever smart phone is still a paperweight/parts phone.
Be patient, they (dev's) will figure out what is needed to modify a CWMod recovery to work properly with this phone.
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whose got a $1 for a working CWM???? j/k

And yes flashing a recovery for another device other than the one it is built for is just plain stupid and will in most cases give you a purty paper weight.

And with that said I will let Shabbypenguin post the cwm recovery as he did most of the work for it. I just helped him on a few finishing touches.
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