Everything seems to be working fine! Sitting on ICS.. haven't gotten voodoo to see if i can restore root, but at this point, I'm just so happy everything worked!
The postings here, instructions, and time spent by the devs is incredibly valuable and I thank every one!
Again, 219 with safestrap problems, probably multiple modded files presenting problems, and in 20 minutes phone is up and running!
Now on to the wifeys phone