So my D1 busted and they gave me a D2...

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    But now i have no root :(

    Any easy way to root this bad boy? I have a mac...
    dancedroid
     
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    Search around i read a way in one of the threads on how to do it on a mac

    It might have been the thread on xda forums
     
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    Yes you did say that my mistake.
     
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    try that and see how it works on your mac
     
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    How do you handle not installing the drivers? I have a Mac and if this works it would truly help the community.

    Mike
     
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    ok - this is good stuff... but i think i might wait until a "one button" method to root comes out for the d2. Not much to do with a rooted phone without roms and kernels available... and yes i know there is other things you can use superuser for :)
     
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    Thanks for the update. Please let us know when you do root and what process you use.

    Mike
     
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    Just curious if you still are running stock or if you have rooted.
     
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    ROMs are available...couple of 'em.

    OC kernels aren't really necessary, IMHO, we're already at 1GHz.
     
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    Still running stock (2.2)... waiting for an easy way to root. I have a feeling the D2 following will be much less due to the X's popularity.
     
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    Lucky lucky! My D1 broke and my warrenty was a D1...
     
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    UPDATE FINALLY GOT THIS THIG ROOTED... bang it here for a no computer way to root


    PROPS TO Eousphoros!
     
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    Excellent! And thank you for the follow up and link. Your effort will help other members who use Mac's.

    Mike