Root SD Card Partition

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  1. InfernalByte

    InfernalByte Well-Known Member
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    Hi

    I'm using a Leedroid build ROM but I did not partiton my SD card for A2SD before the install, I noticed that this was detected and skipped automatically. Now that I have partitioned my card how do I make my ROM recognise both partitions?
     

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  2. anoniemouse

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    Try a reboot, but i got an idea you may have to do a factory reset to get it to recognize the ext
     
  3. SUroot

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    Factory reset or even a wipe and reflash.

    Since you're using the same rom though, you should be able to backup and restore everything using titanium backup with no problems.
     
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    Thanks, I'll try sorting it nex tweak when there aren't so many hands on my time.
     
  5. InfernalByte

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    I have just flashed the Leedroid 2.2d build, partitioned a 16GB card as best as I know how - Disk Utility/Linux, and my Desire still only recognizes one partition! Does anyone have any pointers?
     
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    what do you mean it only recognises one partition? how do you know?
    did you flash a2sd leedrod 2.2d prior to partition or after?
     
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    Exactly what I was thinking...
     
  8. InfernalByte

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    Errm..........(feels the water getting hot)! I've just partitioned using ROM Manager which seems to have worked, I tried this method on the other ROM build and I used to get an error! I did a 512, and a 0 swap. I've re-installed all my apps and I no longer get a low mem warning! How do I know for definite that its working?
     
  9. Rastaman-FB

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    download quick system info and it will tell you how much a2sd storage is being used.
    i wondered how knew it wasnt being seen by the device before


    also make sure you set froyo install location to 1 as otherwise it kinda messes up with install locations on leedroid

    use ADB and do
    adb shell pm setInstallLocation 1
     
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  10. InfernalByte

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    Right? I go and read up on that and I'll get back to you Rastaman. System info says I have over 200mb off apps installed! Christ on a bike! 200mb? I cant help thinkin of my old ZX Spectrum with a massive 64k!!!!


    Thanks everyone :)
     
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    I rooted my Desire yesterday and installed Leedroid. Everything is fine except that my SD card has become 'read only'. Can anyone tell me how to fix this???
     
  12. Rastaman-FB

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    do a search for sdcard read only in this forum please
     
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