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Htc Droid Eris - Can I Root After All Ota Updates


I have not done much with the eris, the more i read, seems like the ones that really are enjoying the eris are the ones that have rooted. I have gotten all the ota update even the 17 july one. Am i too late to try to adventure into rooting? If not, which one of the methods would i follow to do it correctly.

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I searched a bunch of threads and i can't seem to find the answer to this.

Just did the ota on my sister's phone, and after restarting all of the htc widgets (clock, weather, calendar, etc) are gone. They don't even show up in the list to add to the home screens.

I thought i read somewhere that there is a way to fix it quickly. Clearing a cache, or re-syncing something, i dunno. I don't remember what thread it was in, or what it was exactly. Searching has proven unsuccessful.

I really don't want to do the factory reset because of having to re-download all of the apps.


Posted On: 05-18-2010, 09:36 PM . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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Ok, so here it is as follows:

I currently have the leaked 2. 2 with baseband 2. 05. 00. 06. 11. So, assuming i were to install the new official ota, my phone will be a brick due to a double radio update, correct?

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I have a rooted droid eris, running kaos froyo. I have a new phone now and would like to sell the eris. I already did a data wipe and format of the sd card.

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Htc Eris - App - Root Tools - Early Alpha

Disclaimer: this application can wipe your device, and your sdcard back to factory state. Use this app at your own risk, i will not be held responsible for damage or loss.

Please uninstall between releases, until i have the market version up. Changes may occur in the preference storing system and signature i use.

Download here: root tools - beta 0. 1. 2 jul 29 2010 - xda-developers

Color="red"]if the mount widget icon is not updating, please contact me. I have not been able to reproduce this bug. [/Color]

This beta is good until august 29th.

Before using, please read the license agreement.
Please post bug reports in this thread, with your device name, and rom that you are using.

Bug reports must included detail information on your device, what rom your using and what version of superuser you phone has.

Known issues:
May not wipe internal storage on devices such as the droid incredible (i need a tester!)

Potential issues:

Widgets: color="red"]if the mount widget icon is not updating, please contact me. I have not been able to reproduce this bug. [/Color]
Mount widget (toggle rw/ro on /system, displays r/o when system is read only, and r/w when its writeable)
Power widget (reboot widget, see power menu)

Tools (remote tools operate silently once enabled, via text messages (sms))
Remote lock (remotely locks your device, and turns if off. After being locked, the device will continue to shut itself down without a key file placed on the sdcard).
Remote nuke (wipes all data off /sdcard, /data and /system. Requires flashing new rom to fix. Aka soft bricking)
Remote wipe (wipes all data off /sdcard and preforms a factory reset).

Mount options: (currently does not have option to remount to read only)
Remount system as r/w
Remount data as r/w

Current features:
Power menu:
Reboot
Reboot recovery
Reboot bootloader (may act as a regular reboot on non htc devices, please give feedback).
Power off
Factory reset (this will wipe your device, but not sdcard).

System tweaks:
Clear market history
Dialer codes (force checkin, system information, diagnostic mode)
Menu unlock (allows you to unlock your lockscreen by pressing the menu button, not needed for senseui lockscreen).

Change log:

* 0. 1. 2 jul 31 2010
* + System mount widget
* + Minor fixes all around
* + New icon (thanks topazaaron)
* + Remote nuke (soft bricking, dangerous)
* + Remote wipe fixes (thanks t2noob)
* + Factory reset fix (thanks t2noob)

* 0. 1. 1 jul 29 2010
* + Samsung galaxy mount support (thanks rhcp)
* + Fix for remote lock failure due not committing shared preference. (Thanks t2noob)

* 0. 1. 0 jul 28 2010
* Initial beta release

I would like to thanks the following people:
Isaac from sirius applications - for providing the solution to rebooting senseui roms in (new & unreleased) universal market fix. I incorporated this into root tools. I highly suggest you checkout some of his apps.

Cpod, jamezelle ( jeez i get no shout out lol) and everyone else at irc. Andirc.net. With out you guys (and a gal or two) this would not of happened.

Bug reports: t2noob, rhcp


Posted On: 07-10-2010, 11:11 PM . View Related Posts . . View 28 Replies .

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I just rooted for the 1st time using the "on the phone" method. It was very easy until. I got my phone rooted and couldn't flash any rom's. I tried two different rom's and even re-downloaded one and tried again. I keep getting a "can't open 'rom name'/sd card" message! What gives?

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I'm on 2. 1 ota. All apps worked fine before root.


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