has Droid 2 global's bootloader been decoded?

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  1. thinkmega

    thinkmega Member

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    It wasn't last time I read about it back in Sept.? Where does it stand now? Can customized kernel be installed in it?

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    Nope. Still locked out of dx d2 d2g dp

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    No, nor will it be.
     
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    For realz? Can't be cracked or replaced?
     
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    2048-bit encryption. Not going to happen.
     
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    Pretty sure it has what could be described in laymens terms as a self destruct.

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    2048...... sigh...... then theft is the only option
     
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    So customized kernel is not an option?

    What other phones, besides D1, have been unlocked?
     
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    For motorola? None. Not sure about the other mfr's.

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    In a lot of ways there's no need for a new kernel -- anything you really need to do you can do externally now. Overclocking, for example. Tethering capability is also built-in.
     
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    I thought Nexus 1 & S were. Dinc maybe?
     
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    Nexus line is googles flagship and yes they are quite unlocked. Don't know about dinc.

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    Oh and the kernal thing isn't nearly as big an issue as the inability to fully flash an alternate recovery image imo.

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    @spazz what is it lacking? Sorry I want a D2/DX so bad
     
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    You keep the stock kernel. Other than that, not much.

    Oh, and the Nexus 1 and S are not made by Motorola, so...
     
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