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ok so forgive my ignorance but... Hero 2.1 no root, but evo can be rooted?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by zer0vette, May 24, 2010.

  1. zer0vette

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    forgive my ignorance but the Official Hero 2.1 update is not able to be rooted, but evo can be rooted? How come?
     

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  2. aceofspades626

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    I think it's a matter of it just not being done yet. The Evo was just rooted today or yesterday which means there is an exploit in 2.1.
     
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    even the root of the Evo hasn't been released as far as how to do it.. just a few screen shots showing an app that says SU
     
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    there is also video.


    and look how the hero was able to be rooted easily and the eris took forever to be rooted yet they are almost the same phone.
     
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