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howto: Root Google Nexus 10 using Ubuntu and ChainFire Auto Root Tool

Prior to rooting your Google Nexus 10, please ensure you have unlocked your boot loader. You may refer to my previous howto on unlocking boot loader. Step 1, download the necessary tool – CF Auto Root Mantra. Step 2, unzip and make root-linux.sh executable # sudo chmod +x root-linux.sh Step 3, power down your Nexus […]

howto: Unlock bootloader Google Nexus 10 using Ubuntu

The very first step in rooting is to first unlocking our boot loader. It can be easily through 3 simple steps. Step 1, we need to install Android Debug Bridge (adb) and relevant tools with a simple apt-get # sudo apt-get install android-tools-* Step 2, we need to shutdown our Nexus 10 and boot into […]