is there a permanent root for the DROID 4 that won't be lost when it updates
Like sl4sh3r said, just reroot the device. After you do that, download OTA Rootkeeper by Project Voodoo. It can keep your root through updates, so you won't have to reroot the phone.
DROID 4 : ICS Rooted!
32 gig 3rd Gen iPod Touch
HP Touchpad : Running CyanogenMod version 9-20120714-NIGHTLY-tenderloin ICS!
Motorola Xoom (Stingray) : Running Team EOS JB Nightly 176
i had the original version when it first got hacked when it come out didnt mess with safestrap or anything like that but i dont even have that way to root it on my computer
Sent from my DROID r4z3r running JB