OTA Update Blocking

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  1. yblaser

    yblaser New Member

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    Had this problem on another developers ROM when 2.1 can out and it looks like a similar thing is happening with SS 4.6. While the 2.2 OTA update is blocked from installing my phone is still downloading it. I doesn't give any indication, but I noticed the data usage. Going to settings-about phone-system updates showed it was halfway through the download. When the install fails it redownloads the update again a few hours later. Downloading a ~45 MB file every couple hours really eats into your battery life. Anyone else having this issue? Is there a fix?
     
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    just checked and i'm not getting this. maybe something went wonky with your install of SS?
     
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    Mine simply says 'Your system is currently up to date'.
     
  4. drewmeyer87

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    I noticed the same thing happening to my battery life, I thought I was crazy.

    Just went to System Updates and sure enough...

    Froyo 2.2 Update
    Downloading...
    1/2 done on 45.2MB

    Anything we can do about this?
     
  5. drewmeyer87

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    Looks like this:

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    My phone says the same thing and it has not attempted to download an OTA update recently either. Seems like if I remember correctly when 2.1 came out my phone downloaded it but did not install and never did it again.
     
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    I thought the recovery program was what stopped the update? Could recovery cause the problem? I use SPRecovery but still haven't received the OTA.
     
  8. ChevyNo1

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    Double-check that the file was renamed:

    adb shell ls -l /system/etc/security/otacerts.zip

    You should get 'no such file or directory'

    If it does in fact see the file, you must run these steps:

    adb shell
    sysrw
    mv /system/etc/security/otacerts.zip /system/etc/security/otacerts.zip.bak
    sysro
    exit
     
  9. yblaser

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    It was already named as otacerts.bak in /system/etc/security/

    Also, I've noticed that once the file downloads and I go back to system update it says that my system is up to date. If I then hit the back arrow and choose system update again it starts downloading again. Strange.

    Thanks all for the help...
     
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    In /system/etc/security/ I have two files:

    cacerts.bks and otacerts.bak

    However, it keeps trying to download the update for 2.2 froyo. I can tell, the phone gets hot and data is ticking and my battery gets murdered.

    I'm down to 50% after 4 hours at work, not using the phone.
     
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    I checked mine just now it started the download. I think it has been doing it all day though because my battery is draining faster today than it has in quite awhile.

    peter
     
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