Root Quick question

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by AlbinoGoldSheeP, Aug 23, 2010.

  1. AlbinoGoldSheeP

    AlbinoGoldSheeP Active Member
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    Hey i have root on my device an am running 2.1, if i wait for the official ota of froyo 2.2 will root stay on my phone or should i unroot it before the official ota? Thanks
     

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  2. paul89

    paul89 Well-Known Member
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    you will loose root, and just to be safe, unroot first!
     
  3. topdj

    topdj Well-Known Member
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    I thought you just move that system file and keep root?
     
  4. SimsDelt

    SimsDelt Well-Known Member
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    That's with the edited update. The VZW OTA is different.
     
  5. D13

    D13 Well-Known Member
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    I am very curious about this,
    Because the file is not edited since we can apply it through stock recovery, so I would have to disagree and say it is not different, its a leaked official version
    So I wonder if you could just move su before the OTA and you would still have root.

    But none of this matters because birdman already rooted 2.2:D
     
  6. SimsDelt

    SimsDelt Well-Known Member
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    Lol. Point made. It was a signed update. But like droider said, 2.2 has been rooted alrady. Just not released.
     
  7. LaZeR

    LaZeR Well-Known Member
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    :D Does this mean there might be one of those '1-click' root thingies released soon for 2.2 so us scared 'newbs' don't have to go through the multi-step process with fingers crossed to get root in froyo?

    /fingers crossed... :eek:
     
  8. D13

    D13 Well-Known Member
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    yes there will be
     
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  9. topdj

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    thanks god since I'm so lazy :)
     

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