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    Glossary anyone? Bootstrap, root etc.

    Id there a glossary out there relating to Android. I'm reasonably computer literate, but as I prep to enter the Android world I'm finding a lot of terms that one is expected to know. Is there a glossary out there with details as to the meaning of the terms? Wikipedia is good, but something specific to android would be nice. Oh, and what exactly is bootstrapping?
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    And another one:

    Droid Den - Android Rooting: A Glossary of Terms - Droid Den

    As for bootstrap, it basically installs something that if triggered lets you get into a custom recovery.

    My Brain Hurts: Droid X Recovery (and Droid 2 too!)

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