Trying to make this a little easier for folks to follow. I've been so busy lately, I can barely keep track of things myself. If you are having Titanium backup issues complaining about root, check here. If Rom Manager fix permissions is giivng you problems, check here. If you want Spare Parts that has been customized from cyanogenmod source to include just relevant features (including persistent home), check here. If you are having trouble with wifi tethering, check here. If you want the status of what (I) am working on, check here.