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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by NickDroid86, Jul 28, 2010.

  1. NickDroid86

    NickDroid86 Well-Known Member
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    We all talk about the issues with the signed bootloader and not being able to create roms. Is anyone good even working on this? I haven't seem any devs even on here discussing plans. Are we all waiting around for nothing or is it being worked on?
     

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  2. D13

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    Why would they be talking to us letting us know what they are doing when they could be working on cracking this thing?
     
  3. NickDroid86

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    Its reassurance. Do many people are turning there x back in because its starting to look like a busy, so many issues.
     
  4. irishpride

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    What did you mean by that?
     
  5. prerunnerseth

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    I think he meant to say bust. but, I think hes sorely confused. People don't usually come to forums unless they have problems. Thats why it looks like so many are having trouble. for every one here having a problem there are thousands who are not and have not come to the forum.

    For the OP.

    There are many working on this. This is not typically known for being a dev forum. All the dev activity is over at alldroid or XDA.
     
  6. NickDroid86

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    When I had my eris a lot of the devs interacted with us. But yeah that's what I meant lol. I was swyping and made a typo. I'm debating going to incredible because of the sketchy bootloader.
     
  7. prerunnerseth

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    Just Means you cant load custom roms. If we can manage to root Froyo I will be happy. I really only care about wifi tether and screen capture with root. Have no interest in overclocking or crazy custom roms.
     
  8. himurak

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    I have been trying different things. I think I may have found a unencrypted signal going in when the efuse verifies. My current theory is to basically put a wall of "correct code" there so it will always self verify. Decripting the bootloader itself doesn't seem to be to difficult. Oh and btw i hate assembly language!!! I'll keep you posted if anything comes of it
     
  9. syntrix

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    You have no idea what you are talking about.
     
  10. NickDroid86

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    If what he is saying is true a LOT of people will love him.
     
  11. himurak

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    I'm so glad you, with the biggest epeen, told me so. I guess I'll just use your work-around. Now where's the link to that?

    Update for people who care: I was unable to put that block in. Next thought....use the efuse's natural purpose. I'm going to try to "hard reset" the efuse to factory default. If I can do this we can then have dynamic real-time programming :). Again long shot, but it's passing the time :p
     
  12. jreed2560

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    from my experience with the Eris, most of the devs hung out over at XDA or the Irc chat rooms
     
  13. himurak

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    Yea I'm talking with a lot of different devs. We're all bouncing ideas off each other.
     
  14. NickDroid86

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    Free beer for the dev who cracks this thing.
     

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