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Damage back to Fresh 1.1

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by sparky7474, Mar 19, 2010.

  1. sparky7474

    sparky7474 Well-Known Member
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    Ok so here are my thoughts.... I really liked damaged and fresh 2.1 roms, but I want to go back to fresh 1.1 which I REALLY l;iked a lot with Gumbo Kernal and setcpu. It was nice to look at the upcoming update, but I think I want to wait until sprint comes out with thiers and then it gets modded. So my question is can i go back to Fresh 1.1 without wiping, and only flashing. It isn't a big lost for me not to wipe, or is it madatory to wipe when going back to an older rom?

    Thanks for the info in advance!
     

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  2. cirehawk

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    From all I have heard, you should always wipe when going from a 1.x rom to a 2.x rom, or vice versa.
     
  3. sparky7474

    sparky7474 Well-Known Member
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    OK thanks.... Just a quick fyi... I did try to flash back to fresh 1.1 without wiping... and a lot of stugff wasn't there that should of been on my home page, so it got messed, so I am in the process of wiping right now and flashing fresh 1.1 again...
     
  4. sparky7474

    sparky7474 Well-Known Member
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    *Update* Ok... so I had to wipe, and all is functioning GREAT now! God I love tinkering...
     
  5. cirehawk

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    Great. Glad you are back in business. And yes, tinkering is great.
     
  6. ccapasso

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    As a tip, here is what I often do. I'll flash a ROM and get it the way I like it, make a nandroid backup and store that on my PC. Then, when a new ROM comes out to test, I do the same thing. I install it, and make a nandroid. Then, when I'm ready to switch back, I can just nandroid back :).
     
  7. showbo

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    Laugh, never though of that...but I NEVER go back, only forward! ONWARD!


    Oscar
     
  8. Danokan

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    I stuck with Fresh 1.1, Gumbo, SetCPU.

    Will stay that way UNTIL the update comes out and the devs have a chance to modify it.
     
  9. stevedave

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    I am doing the same thing. No disrespect for what has been accomplished with those ROMs but i dont want a hacked together version of 2.1. I feel happy with what I have now. And I will happily switch over once we get a Hero specific version of the update.
     
  10. Destructo21

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    Remember if you go from 2.1 back to 1.5 you have to do a market fix not all copy protected apps will show, don't matter if you did a nandroid backup it still won't show up for you. It's in Google's end that screws it up. Here's the link to fix and only fix
    [RESOLVED] Market problems anyone? - xda-developers
     
  11. DanielWalker

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    That's odd, I have never had that issue. I have wiped and tried 3 or 4 of the 2.1 ROMs going around and when I want to go back I have just restored my nandroid and viola everything works as if I never switched.
     
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