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  1. dman1049

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    stocks and other things i dont use id like to remove from the rom im using. im not trying to steal the rom and i wont upload it anywhere. im using gridlocks vanilla droid, how do i delete the apk's and not have a problem with those files not being in the rom?
     

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    you need to be rooted, then you remove them from the adb shell command line.



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    i have gridlocks vanilla droid rooted 2.1. can you explain the procedure a little more in depth please
     
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    mount -o remount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock3 /system
    rm /system/apps/Teeter.*
     
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    search works great. oh i forgot. people here dont know what that is. my bad.

    If yuo are wondering about my attitude, just read my sig. Because clearly you didnt search.
     
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    Kevlar this disinterested your rant thread. Sorry that a simple question pisses you off. O shit I beter use search or another developer will stop making things for phones
     
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    People, please be respectful of one another. Flaming is uncalled for.

    Previous post removed.

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    Yet trash talking a dev or annoying them is allowed? Or the previous post above? That isnt flaming? LMFAO Great board here.
     
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    You sir are correct. I shall become an observer from this point on. I will not help people with issues anymore. Thanks for the great advice.
     
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    That's ok. I'm here to help people.
     
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    Lets not make things worse. Lets get back to the topic at hand.

    Thanks
     
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    im getting $ after i type adb shell not #. its a rooted 2.1 rom from gridlock vanilla eris. what could be the problem? i also want to add teeter to this rom and the phone wont let me.
     
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    after $ type "su" and hit enter, your phones SU app will start up, just hit "allow" and you'll get the # sign then.
     
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