go to [DROID] Root instructions - xda-developers if you already rec. the ota update and you can root without using adb shell, much simpler for a noob, like me
They also have a grea tidea about renaming the itokey to prevent the phone from taking any new ota updates to mess up your root.yeah for droid
Please use the search function on the forums, this has been posted at least six times.
Mods, please close this. Kthx.
I just updated with the new, simple instructions.