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4.5.605 - What did it fix besides keyboard?


  1. nelcatjar

    nelcatjar Member

    What did 4.5.605 fix? Please don't just tell me a keyboard fix. All the post say it was a keyboard fix. That's all anyone says and what Google searches return.

    After it installed, the screen and menu is slightly different (in a good way), so it was not just a keyboard fix.

    Is there a web site that officially list all the specific fixes/changes in 4.5.605 ?

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  2. chippy

    chippy Well-Known Member

    Has the official change log for the update: Reminder: Yep, the DROIDX Keyboard Update 4.5.605 is Still Rolling Out - Droid Life: A Droid Community Blog
  3. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    OP the reason everyone keeps telling you that it's just a Keyboard fix is because that is all of the info anyone has on it lol.
  4. nelcatjar

    nelcatjar Member

    I can't find an official change log. I work in software and it's SOP to publish a change log with a software update. You usually want to know what you are installing before you install it.

    I'm surpised no one else is saying anything about the other updates besides keyboard. Because, this is not just a keyboard update. The home screen changed, the status bar changed, the bottom menu changed.... although, I kind of like it. I just want to know what the specific updates were.
  5. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member



    whoa whoa.....OP what version was you on before you took the "keyboard fix update" ?

    it sounds like you may have been on Froyo.

    i took the .605 update and it did not change any of that.

    the standard update change log that we get is the one in the link above.
  6. Wally World

    Wally World Well-Known Member

    Just a keyboard change. If you were not on Gingerbread, then yeah, more changed, but not from the .602>605 update.
  7. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    exactly ^^^^
  8. jerry42570

    jerry42570 Well-Known Member

  9. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    i haven't seen a lot of .605 roms yet. I did see that Fab/Bigxie tweeted earlier that he was going to be porting Apex to .605 this weekend.
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  10. jerry42570

    jerry42570 Well-Known Member


    That wasn't me asking about roms, but a link to another thread. Good to know though. I just might flash 605 if Fabolous ports Apex. Really wish there were a more complete changelog for it though. Obviously not just a keyboard fix.
  11. Wally World

    Wally World Well-Known Member

    Actually it is. 11mb for. 602 to. 605.
  12. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    which is a pretty small update.
  13. jerry42570

    jerry42570 Well-Known Member

    So the kernel, whatever that is, has not changed?
  14. cascms

    cascms Member

    Quick Question. Still on Froyo and rooted. If I install the update will I loose root.
  15. dopedig

    dopedig Member

    i'm curious about this as well.. i am on froyo, rooted, running apex 1.4.1 and the .605 update downloaded automatically this morning. every hour i get a popup asking to install update.
  16. cascms

    cascms Member

    To get rid of the popup message I used TB to freeze the Updater 2.2.1. Haven't had any pop ups since. Read about this "fix" on another thread. Hope it helps.
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  17. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    yes you will lose root and possibly boot loop if your rooted running a custom rom and you try and install the update.
  18. cascms

    cascms Member

    Stock froyo just rooted. Have bloatware frozen. I understand will need to unfreeze before taking update. Should I be able to reroot with z4 as before or will I loose this with the update. With being rooted and stock froyo is there also the possibility of boot loop. Thank you for any help you can give.
  19. cascms

    cascms Member

    Stock froyo just rooted. Have bloatware frozen. I understand will need to unfreeze before taking update. Should I be able to reroot with z4 as before or will I loose this with the update. With being rooted and stock froyo is there also the possibility of boot loop. Thank you for any help you can give.
  20. dopedig

    dopedig Member

    thanks dude
  21. cascms

    cascms Member

  22. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    i would suggest unfreeze all bloat. Take the update then use this rooting method. Z4 doesn't work on GB.

    http://androidforums.com/droid-x-al...ad-602-sbf-root-process-updated-9-9-11-a.html

    specifically this part


    Rooting Your GingerBread System .602 (Will Root .605 as well)
    -Make sure you have Motorola drivers installed - [Download Drivers]
    -Download and unzip
  23. cascms

    cascms Member

  24. trophynuts

    trophynuts Well-Known Member

    personally i don't know why anyone is still on Froyo. Don't get me wrong no OS is perfect and never will be. But GB is night and day difference from Froyo. If you don't like it just flash back to Froyo.
  25. foo

    foo Well-Known Member

    nice. wasn't sure if Psouza4's 1 Click Root still worke don 605 too. thx (been getting that annoying update popup past day or two)

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