gingerbread leak worth it?

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    #1 droidxethan, Mar 27, 2011
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    It's running flawlessly so far. In my opinion, if someone chooses not to flash it, they're simply missing out.
     
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    but no custom roms is what makes me sad i like my theming and such
     
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    and if i flash it i wont be rooted at all right?
     
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    yes there is currently no root available for gb
     
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    dam like i really want to flash it but i want to be rooted i like overclocking and 3g mobile hotspot patch, ok so if i make a backup and then flash it and then i have to sbf to get back can i restore that back after and be back to where i was or would i have to reroot first or hows that work?
     
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    you can make a backup now then when you sbf back to froyo from gingerbread you will root and get the bootsrapper and restore your backup.
     
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    o ok so just root agian and then restore back ok cool thank u i think im gonna flash it just cuz i really wanna check it out lol
     
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    getting ready myself.
     
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    My understanding is if you apply the patch BEFORE you flash gb, it will still work once you've flashed over.

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    ok so i didnt wipe cuz i thought someone said not to wipe and not my phones all messsed up this sucks :(
     
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    go in to recovery and wipe it now.