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i just tried rooting my G2! and it was a fail! i would always get permission denied and its lame! i wish there was applications like the jailbreak apps where you just click and it does it for you and its permanent. the 1 click ones a i see for rooting is temporary.

any1 know a permanent 1 click? D: or like the best guide?
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Android is much harder to hack that the iOS, you need to mess with system files that aren't supposed to be messed with.

No one-clicks by the look of it(not that there are many anyway, the only one I know of is unrevoked), out of interest have you tried this this one?
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i will try that one today. i tried the gfree one yesterday and it didnt really work out.
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post #4 of 14
Look up Superoneclick or z4root. They should do it for you.
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this one worked like a charm!

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=928160

took me 15 minutes! stupid adb sucks!@!
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post #6 of 14
I use superoneclick on my Droid X and my girlfriend's original Droid.
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Guys, it's a G2 that had some low level (but not hardware implemented) security where the actual system partition was write locked, and would copy everything over to a "virtual" partition after every reboot if the phone detected any changes. So the normal rooting measures for the G2 would only result in a temp root, if they even worked.


As for the g2, yeah visionary/visionary+ is one of the few rooting measures that worked for the g2 (and they even updated it to get you perm root as well which is nice).
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Guys, it's a G2 that had some low level (but not hardware implemented) security where the actual system partition was write locked, and would copy everything over to a "virtual" partition after every reboot if the phone detected any changes. So the normal rooting measures for the G2 would only result in a temp root, if they even worked.


As for the g2, yeah visionary/visionary+ is one of the few rooting measures that worked for the g2 (and they even updated it to get you perm root as well which is nice).
yea. but they said the perm root right off v14 was unsure so i followed the one i posted which uses visionary too.
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Originally Posted by jackeyjoe View Post
Android is much harder to hack that the iOS, you need to mess with system files that aren't supposed to be messed with.

No one-clicks by the look of it(not that there are many anyway, the only one I know of is unrevoked), out of interest have you tried this this one?
I disagree, I believe Android is much easier to "hack" due to it being based on Linux based, that way Kernels can be written and ROMs cooked.
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Android is much harder to hack that the iOS, you need to mess with system files that aren't supposed to be messed with.

No one-clicks by the look of it(not that there are many anyway, the only one I know of is unrevoked), out of interest have you tried this this one?
What? Most phones can be rooted with a program like superoneclick.
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