1. Check out our app, Forums for Android! Download and leave feedback here!

Root Root after OTA 2.1 update?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by endorphine44, Mar 31, 2010.

  1. endorphine44

    endorphine44 Active Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    Mar 18, 2010
    34
    10
    38
    Network Analyst
    Conway, AR
    Is there a way to root after the OTA 2.1 update yet?

    Sorry, I had my noob goggles on this morning and accidentally applied the OTA update after I did the baseband update so now I've lost root. I know, I know... that update file should never have been on my sd card to start with. :mad:

    I did a backup with ROMmanager prior to these updates, but can't do anything with it now. Just need to root again so life can continue.
     

    Advertisement

  2. OMJ

    OMJ Bazinga
    213

    Nov 27, 2009
    3,290
    825
    213
    Finance
    Pennsylvania
    only way at the moment is to use an sbf file to get you back to 2.01 and reroot from there
     
  3. CRPercodani

    CRPercodani OFWGKTA
    213

    Oct 24, 2009
    2,940
    564
    213
    Real Estate Agent
    M A dub'l dolla sign
    Simple answer, NO. The only way you can root is to use RSD Lite and flash back to the 2.0.1 SBF then root it and wait for someone to release a pre-rooted OTA 2.1 update.zip which should be anytime now if it hasn't already been done. You could wait for someone to find out how to root from 2.1 but I don't know how long that will take.
     
  4. CRPercodani

    CRPercodani OFWGKTA
    213

    Oct 24, 2009
    2,940
    564
    213
    Real Estate Agent
    M A dub'l dolla sign
    Ok Mr.OMJ we need to have a serious talk. The mornings are MINE around here understand! I dole out the helping and support 'round these parts in the AM. Got it?? Hahaha
     
  5. OMJ

    OMJ Bazinga
    213

    Nov 27, 2009
    3,290
    825
    213
    Finance
    Pennsylvania
    Sorry its quite a boring morning at work I gotta do something to occupy myself
     
  6. CRPercodani

    CRPercodani OFWGKTA
    213

    Oct 24, 2009
    2,940
    564
    213
    Real Estate Agent
    M A dub'l dolla sign
    Haha I'm just joking around anyway. For like the past 3 days we have been going back to back with replies in the morning.
     
  7. OMJ

    OMJ Bazinga
    213

    Nov 27, 2009
    3,290
    825
    213
    Finance
    Pennsylvania
    yea I noticed the same thing. :D I think it might be an indication that I need to work a little more in the morning :eek:
     
  8. endorphine44

    endorphine44 Active Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    Mar 18, 2010
    34
    10
    38
    Network Analyst
    Conway, AR
    Thanks for the info guys, guess I'll just hold what I have until 2.1 is rooted. I don't really want to roll back to 2.0.1 at this point. I don't think it'll be too much longer before 2.1 is rooted anyway
     
  9. CRPercodani

    CRPercodani OFWGKTA
    213

    Oct 24, 2009
    2,940
    564
    213
    Real Estate Agent
    M A dub'l dolla sign

Share This Page

Loading...