Rooted - Prep for OTA Ginger question...

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  1. Garandhero

    Garandhero Member

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    I have my droid X rooted with z4 root. Whats the process for preparing/installing gingerbread OTA... do I need to hit the unroot button first to get the update or something.

    I also froze some stuff with titanium does that need to be unfrozen?

    can i re-root after OTA... ability to use free wifi hotspot is important to me.

    Thanks in advance
     
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    Yeah u need to unroot
     
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    That it? Can I just re-root after, or will it take some time for a new z4 to come out that can do it?
     
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    apparently at the moment may not root until they find a solution and that if Verizon does not do things that make it harder to root, so if you want root is you better not do the update until they find a solution
     
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    There is no root currently for the OTA update so of you wanna stay rooted get yourself a 595 GB tom till the OTA is rooted.

    Sent from my DROIDX using DroidForums
     
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    What does this mean?
     
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    He is saying to get the .595 GB leak since it is already rooted because the OTA update is gonna take awhile to be rooted.

    I am on .595 leak and I am not gonna get the OTA until it gets rooted and people have had it for a little while.

    Sent from my DROIDX
     
  8. Chimuel

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    It means that you should install the leaked 4.5.595 gingerbread rom for the Droid X and wait until the official over the air update (4.5.596) is rooted.
     
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    ok yah I guess I'll just stay on 2.2. till 2.3 OTA is rooted.


    But seriously, what do I need to get ready to get the OTA. Just unroot and thats it? Do I need to unfreeze the **** I froze or anything else?
     
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    You'd want your phone completely stock to avoid any issues... so unfreeze everything. If I were you I'd go up to 595... been running it for the past two weeks and it's really nice!