View Full Version : Mac users what is the simplest way to root Ota .605?

10-01-2011, 07:10 PM
I am back on .602 because the 1-click methods were written for pc. There are work arounds but it's not so "1-click". The work arounds seem to include the Terminal, it's language, syntax, and su something or another.

I enjoy playing with my phone, but I'm not so invested that I want to learn computer languages. .602 works fine. I use the linux cd easy method to SBF. I would root the .605 if there were method that won't wreck my mac using nerve!

Any suggestions??

In the next 2 to 6 weeks, I'll be upgrading to the prime, if it's as great as everyone is speculating. If not, it will be the bionic. As I will be with either one of these phones for 1-2 years, I will probably invest more of my time to learn whatever I need to know.
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10-02-2011, 06:46 PM
As a fellow mac user I'd suggest you get the TBH app. It has .602 AIO updater rooted as well as .605 AIO updater rooted. No need to use a windows based pc. I've used the .602 updater. Some people have reported having issues with it. Worked perfect for me. Just follow the directions to the letter. Good luck

10-02-2011, 07:16 PM
Move 2 hacks forum?

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10-02-2011, 08:30 PM
Move 2 hacks forum?

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You are correct, should be moved. Better answers if posted in the right area.

10-03-2011, 05:09 PM
vmware fusion running windows xp worked fine for me.

10-03-2011, 06:51 PM
There are rooting instructions for a Mac found here! (http://rootzwiki.com/showthread.php?6199-How-to-ROOT-or-UNROOT-your-Droid-X)

10-03-2011, 06:57 PM
I've used the OSX/Linux script a few times now, works without issue.