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Root Should I wait for Froyo OTA?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by GatorsUF, Jul 31, 2010.

  1. GatorsUF

    GatorsUF Well-Known Member
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    I have decided to upgrade to a Froyo ROM about 3 times and everytime I decide not to pull the trigger. For Skyraiders new rom I have to install the Leaked OTA Radio, but there is a warning (below) that I may not be able to upgrade to a different radio later or something so I don't want to be stuck.

    Waring msg "Everyone should know that if you apply this update and VZW changes the radio in the official then you probably won't be able to upgrade your radio to it."

    If I wait for the Official Froyo Update that should come within the next week or so, would that make me more flexible with the installing custom ROMs?
     

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  2. CheezWiz

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    After trying the leaked ROM, I returned to stock and am waiting...
     
  3. Josh2

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    I forgot to nandroid so I don't know how to go back to 2.1....it sucks. But I have not had a problem with 2.2 yet.
     
  4. Emoney53

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    im in the same boat ive had mine rooted for like 3 weeks been flashing roms just never the ota or radio leak. i just unrooted to wait for the soon to be coming OTA for froyo then im going to root after that gets rooted. anyways im from gainesville too! go gator nation! we should start a gainesville android club :p
     
  5. adrynalyne

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    Not a good idea.
     
  6. Emoney53

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    why you think their gonna plug are root hole?
     
  7. adrynalyne

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    No doubt in my mind.
     
  8. Hand76

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    Just root and use the 2.2 rom it is terrific. If this was the last update I ever made to this phone I would happy.
     
  9. Emoney53

    Emoney53 Well-Known Member
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    haha you guys make me wanna flash the ota im just so worried ill f something up and have a brick ;)
     
  10. adrynalyne

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    Dont use the stock leak. Grab someone's cooked rom that is fixed. Too many issues with stock leak.
     
  11. Hitmanthe3rd

    Hitmanthe3rd Well-Known Member
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    Can we Get a link to a Good Cooked Rom? Maybe a Vanilla Android 2.2 Much like CM6?
     
  12. potterdood

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    if I'm rooted and the ota comes, will I have to unroot before getting the ota, I'm still running the stock kernel.
     
  13. Emoney53

    Emoney53 Well-Known Member
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    As long as you didn
     
  14. Emoney53

    Emoney53 Well-Known Member
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