rooting droid 1

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    What steps would I take to root the droid 1?
     
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    +1 for search.

    I personally had good success with Soup or Root, and other apps in the market that are "one touch root". Google would have the answers for both.
     
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    I suggest Z4root. Worked like a charm on my Droid 1.
     
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    But don't worry, they will always use z4root. Less reading....

    +1 for Motocache guide. Its in my signature.

    Sent from my rooted A855.
     
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    I just received a new droid 1 w/ 2.2.1 (FRG83D). Will any of these options work for me?
     
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    Thanks furbearingmammal. I will let you know what happens. Obviously I need to power button + dpadup to see my bootloader?

    update: my bootloader is 2c 7c
     
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    Yeah, that hasn't changed with the new OS revisions. :)
     
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