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OneClick (un)root Samsung i9000 Galaxy S


Been looking around for ways to (un)root my Singtel Samsung i9000.

Instructions:
  1. Plug in your phone, make sure it is in debugging mode.
    Settings > Application > Development > USB Debugging
  2. Download the latest version of SuperOneClick (desktop) application from xda-developers.
  3. Extract the zip file.
  4. Right click "SuperOneClick.exe", and select "Run as Administrator".
  5. Click "Root".
  6. You will see the following log. Wait for the "Installing Superuser.apk" to finish.

Killing ADB Server...
OK

Starting ADB Server...
* daemon not running. starting it now on port 5037 *
* daemon started successfully *

OK

Waiting for device...
OK

Pushing rageagainstthecage...
585 KB/s (5392 bytes in 0.009s)

OK

chmod rageagainstthecage...

OK

Running rageagainstthecage...
ROOTED

Getting mount path...
/dev/block/mtdblock2
OK

Remounting system with read-write access...

OK

Pushing su...
625 KB/s (26264 bytes in 0.041s)

OK

chmod su...

OK

Remounting system with read-only access...

OK

Installing Superuser.apk

OK.

  1. Done. You should see the "Superuser" icon in your application list.


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