For you Droid 1 users, My Droid World has got a treat for you. In their forums, they have the newest Verizon FRG83G–and they even have it busyboxed, rooted, and deodexed. Talk about having your cake and eating it, too! Installing the update.zip will bring your Droid to the latest version of Froyo (Android 2.2.2). And, My Droid World has given you a few options as to which one you want. The links and directions are below, courtesy of the My Droid World forums–though we can’t promise how long they will be up and running. And as always, do what you must at your own risk. Let us know what you think if you install any of these!
The newest Verizon FRG83G has been deodexed, busyboxed, and given root.
This is as basic as it gets, and if there is a problem due to my deodexing, don’t tell me. haha
So here it is for you in a simple update.zip format.
To update to the newest version of Froyo (Android 2.2.2) for the Droid follow the directions below.
1) Download the files – FRG83G -Odexed, rooted, busyboxed
Direct Download —–Download FRG83G-Odexed
2) Place files on the root of your SD
3) Go into your Recovery
4) Clockwork Directions: go to install zip, find the zip on your sd card, and install
SPrecovery Directions: go to install zip, select allow update.zips (deprecated), install update.zip
Standard Recovery: select install update.zip
5) Reboot your phone.
Source: My Droid World
USE AT YOUR OWN RISK! WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR PHONE!
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