• Login:

Welcome to the Acer Tablet forum.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: OldHacker

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,514

    Do you know how to grab the dmesg or do a logcat...

    Do you know how to grab the dmesg or do a logcat from adb. If you could post that it would be help full.
  2. Replies
    33
    Views
    19,420

    Make sure you run fastboot as administrator. ...

    Make sure you run fastboot as administrator. Man, so much easier on linux.
  3. Thread: Overclock?

    by OldHacker
    Replies
    57
    Views
    16,840

    I'm working on one now that I have the source.

    I'm working on one now that I have the source.
  4. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Honeycomb was unlocked too. Maybe they shipped...

    Honeycomb was unlocked too. Maybe they shipped it unlocked on purpose?
  5. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,292

    What do you want now that we have root?

    Okay,

    hbwelch and I have both compiled kernels. I turned on nfs so I could mount stuff on my home network (being a linux/unix guy).

    So, what do people want?
  6. Sticky: Download the ICS leak. Flash it as an update.zip...

    Download the ICS leak. Flash it as an update.zip using the power and volume down thing (might be other keys so you may need to google it). Then you should be able to root away.
  7. Sticky: [I guess I could do a write up for linux but most...

    [I guess I could do a write up for linux but most people using linux don't need that much help. What do you think?

    QUOTE=hbwelch;20735]Hello All,

    Some of you might know that we have been...
  8. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Just deleted /system/vendor/app/McAfee.apk

    Just deleted /system/vendor/app/McAfee.apk
  9. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Okay, just checked before I got out the door. ...

    Okay, just checked before I got out the door.

    Did a mount -o remount,rw '' /system and then mount -o remount,rw '' /system/vendor going through "adb shell". The mount command shows both mounted...
  10. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    If the boot loader is locked and you don't have...

    If the boot loader is locked and you don't have the secure boot key the only other way would be with nvflash. Not too sure though as I don't have an A100.
  11. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    That is a good question. I didn't check...

    That is a good question. I didn't check /system/vendor just /system. I'll check this evening when I get off work.
  12. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Had to twitter it. ...

    Had to twitter it.

    https://twitter.com/#!/BigOldHacker
  13. Replies
    55
    Views
    44,541

    Sticky: Okay folks. hbwelch and I have both successfully...

    Okay folks. hbwelch and I have both successfully compiled kernels and using fastboot have done a real root with a successfull mount of /system as read write. Check out this thread and read through...
  14. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    The bootloader is unlockable so you need to...

    The bootloader is unlockable so you need to unlock the bootloader (see the very first post on this thread) then use fastboot to flash the new kernel from hbwelch or if you can't get to that one I...
  15. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    You beat me! Good job dude. Was just about to...

    You beat me! Good job dude. Was just about to share my kernel. You young kids have too much time on your hands.

    I removed the offending code instead of modifying it. Let me know if you want...
  16. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    I have the actual source for the A200 kernel now....

    I have the actual source for the A200 kernel now. I just commented out the portions in fs/namespace.c that check for the pid when mounting. Trying to compile a kernel right now.
  17. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    I looked around a bit at the kernel and looked at...

    I looked around a bit at the kernel and looked at the code you posted. Give me the steps you did to get to that. I'm not a windows guy so I don't know anything about notepad++.

    What's going on...
  18. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Good Job

    Yeah,

    You found it. I don't think you can get away with just getting rid of it. We need the source and need to find out where that actually is. Is it in header file, .c file, or somewhere else....
  19. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Yeah, There is code in one of the executables...

    Yeah,

    There is code in one of the executables or libraries that checks for remounts of /system and blocks it even if you are root. Commenting out the read only mount commands for /system is a way...
  20. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Wow. Seems I created quite a stir here. ...

    Wow. Seems I created quite a stir here. Congrats to hbwelch for following my pm and getting read/write without bricking the tab. Maybe he can post my pm to him or better yet a complete set of...
  21. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Sent you a pm.

    Sent you a pm.
  22. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Yeah, you did. Let me say again "Danger Will...

    Yeah, you did. Let me say again "Danger Will Robinson". If you know what you are going great, if not then lock it back up for right now.
  23. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    I checked out the forum. I cant post so someone...

    I checked out the forum. I cant post so someone over there would need to ask questions. I guess I should do a detailed write up on what I did to get the file system r/w.
  24. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Bootloader is locked down on the a500 so I dont...

    Bootloader is locked down on the a500 so I dont know how much help I would be and I dont have an a500.
  25. Replies
    87
    Views
    71,976

    Probably a problem with windows drivers. Check...

    Probably a problem with windows drivers. Check out the post and screenshot from hbwelch. Not a windows guy so you are going to have to ask for help on that from someone else.
Results 1 to 25 of 28
Page 1 of 2 1 2