Root Problem

Discussion in 'Android Tech Support' started by Starman002, Jun 23, 2010.

  1. Starman002

    Starman002 New Member

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    I have 2.1. My droid was rooted with 2.1 & seemed ok. Then after a couple of months (just recently) my GPS was off. I was off as much as 2 to 3 blocks. Then I started sending repeat text messages that would not stop sending until I turned the droid off. Last evening I lost data connection/internet completely. My droid became just phone. I did a factory reset but it didn't restore my 3G/Internet connection. Now I got a new Droid (didn't erase the SD card) & I can't root. I do the standard running dmupdater but as I run the android recovery menu I get the following error E: can't open /cache/recovery/command. Can someone help me & give me an idea if I need to wipe the SD card or what? Thank-you.

    Starman002 (starman0020@gmail.com)
     
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    Can't Root Droid 2.1

    I signed in yesterday & put this same problem in the forums, but must be the wrong place. I had my old droid hacked with the 2.1 via dmupdater.
    My old droid started doing GPS addressing wrong, duplicate text messaging & wouldn't stop sending until I turned off phone & finall all 3G/Data stopped complete. Well yesteday I got a new droid & still have the old SD card. When I try to root I get the following error E:Can't open /cache/recovery/command & when I try to run apply sdcard:update.zip the droid the the Install from sdcard but I get the following error E:signature verification failed Installation aborted.

    Please help. Are there files I need to delete from the droid SD card?

    Starman002

    starman0020@gmail.com; ddvorpahl@comcast.net
     
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    pc747 DF Administrator Staff Member Rescue Squad

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    Thats because the new droid already is on the official 2.1. You need to use rsdlite to install 2.1 with sprecovery
     
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    pc747 DF Administrator Staff Member Rescue Squad

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    merging the other thread here
     
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    Please don't cross post. It's against Forum rules and causes confusion. Your thread in the hacking section was deleted per Rescue Squad request.
     
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