Root ROM Manager Error

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by ihaveadroid, Aug 19, 2010.

  1. ihaveadroid

    ihaveadroid Well-Known Member
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    I have just decided to root my droid for the first time and I can't even get it to work. I manually updated to the 2.2 update. I then downloaded EasyRoot to root my phone. no problems there. when i downloaded ROM manager though, when I first click Flash ClockworkMod Recovery and click my device it says "An error occurred while attempting to run privileged commands!". Is there a step I'm missing here? Or am I doing something wrong? I knew this was alot harder then people make it seem. Please some one help me. Thank you.
     

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  2. Lock-N-Load

    Lock-N-Load Well-Known Member
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    "privileged commands" makes me think that ROM Manager does not have Superuser Permissions. Do you have the app Superuser Permissions loaded - and Busy Box - and if so is ROM Manager listed in Superuser Permissions as having permissions?
     
  3. Amrov

    Amrov Well-Known Member
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    This happened to me -- did you reboot your phone after rooting? Have to do that. After I rebooted, I went into ROM manager again and it worked. Got the "superuser permissions" box.
     
  4. chefcale

    chefcale New Member
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    I could not flash my new ROM update as my recovery was not working.

    Solution: open Rom Mananger>scroll down to bottom All ClockworkMod Recoveries>select and flash an older Recovery...= problem solved!

    FYI
     

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