Gingerbread for the Droid X2 Version 2.3.3 Now Rooted!

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    Some folks over at MyDroidWorld got the official "soak group" push of Gingerbread 2.3.3 for the Droid X2, and they have already rooted it. Here's a quote from the MyDroidWorld article, and below that is a link to instructions and downloads,
    Make sure to be cautious during the process and follow the instructions carefully. Enjoy!

    Source: Android.net via MyDroidWorld
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    Nice to see but I still really want the Moto Gingerbread builds to be rooted outright, rather than going the pre-rooted route. The D3s lack of root is the ONLY thing holding me back on getting one.
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    No no no lol I'd MUCH rather be able to flash roms than just one click root.

    This is the most epic thing to happen to my x2 since i got it. I Have it installed now :)
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    Hey I'm new to android but I have this pre-rooted gingerbread on my DX2. I was wondering what exactly the difference is between "once click root" & "pre-rooted". I mean I get the obvious that one isn't rooted at first and then becomes rooted which probably means that you can unroot it and the pre-root is always rooted. Once they are both rooted though, what is the difference?

    Thanks to anyone who will explain this.

    Wess
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    And no root for original droidx? Sheesh.
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    Pre rooted GB requires you to be on rooted Froyo and flash the rooted files.

    One click root GB means that you can root the OTA with a simple app.

    And there really isn't any need to have a root program with the X or X2, when you can just install the pre rooted files...

    CM74DX
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    Does this mean that we have a good chance of rooting the Bionic when it drops?
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