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Root Dead thread.

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Caddyman, Jan 29, 2010.

  1. Caddyman

    Caddyman Well-Known Member
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    OK I was asked by acidbath, speaking for the dev team from XDA, to post updates here on AF of their latest news, findings, etc.

    I will post everything I get here in the first post on this thread. Got the first update VIA email last night.

    I am merely the messenger, so don't shoot me :)

    NEW UPDATE 2/23/2010

    UPDATE 2/10/10

    older VV


     

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  2. Caddyman

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  3. dusthead

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    glad that website idea took shape. gl guys.
     
  4. jreed2560

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  5. korben dallas

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    I got excited for a moment
     
  6. alprazolam

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    I'm "root"ing for all of you! :)
     
  7. Pinnacle

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    Bahahahaha!!!

    You said, "Go Root!!" :D
     
  8. alprazolam

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    Why? Dustheads avatar?
     
  9. johnLEE

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    sweet! good luck guys!
     
  10. aleis

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    i hope we can get to the...root of this :)
     
  11. Pinnacle

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    For the love of baby Jesus!!!
     
  12. Rrrracer

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    I'm glad they did this. Private forum? More power to them, considering the amount of bashing they took over there.

    I'm amazed at how much these developers get beat up, considering they're trying to help the whole community benefit with no profit in mind for themselves.

    It's sad when people have nothing to offer up other than flames and insults in order to pump up their own deflated egos while hiding behind a keyboard... but that seems fairly prevalent on the internet. Etiquette just goes out the door for a few bad apples.. it's easy to be rude to people when they're not right in front of you, ready to punch you in the face :)

    OK, end of rant... good luck to all the developers! I appreciate your efforts as do many others here.
     
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  13. ludist210

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    Sweet mother of mystery! A message from one day in the future!
     
  14. acidbath5546

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    LOL....oooops....should of edited John Connors email beofre I forwarded it.....
     
  15. korben dallas

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    Thought I would be rooting this weekend!
     
  16. smacky

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    Do you have any speculation as to when the Eris will be rooted?
     
  17. acidbath5546

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    Speculation? No, I dont think that would be helpfull to anyone.
    I dont want this to beecome a 2.x update type scenario.
    I will forward and update as progress is made, but to be honest it could happen anytime.
    We have great Devs working on different avenues of attack/exploit, so speculation would only bring drama, ya know what I mean?
     
  18. davros

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  19. entelechy3

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    Hey, now... that sounds like rational thinking... on the internets!

    You, sir, are a revolutionary.


    But seriously, keep up the good work... if I could, I'd buy you all a round of coffee or red bull or whiskey... whatever'd help the job along :)
     
  20. smacky

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    Yeah, I was just poking around to see if there was a date that had been set.
     
  21. acidbath5546

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    LOL...we arent revolutionary! Just got lucky and found a group of people that dont want drama! A rarity online these day for sure....
    And personally I wouldnt except any money for this! I do any an all work for love of the community and my addiction of messing with phone ;)

    Plus I just got back from starbucks anyways...lmao
     
  22. acidbath5546

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    I hear ya...
    But its a work in progress, we will not hold back a release date or the root once we get it! It is meant to be for everyone :)
     
  23. Ryobi

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    If we get root, we get android 2.xx?
     
  24. megahawk

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    Yahooo for rooting.:D
     
  25. Solitary

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    yes
     

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