mic_888 · Apr 9, 2011 at 06:00 pm

Set Permissions Init Script For Vibrant

Forgetting about setting proper permissions when pushing a custom framework can lead to some nasty problems on your Android phone as discovered by XDA forum member birgertime.

To avoid this in future, the XDA member has written a script to fix this in a flashable zip. Upon every boot, the script will scan /system/app, /system/framework and /data/app and set the proper permissions for all the files in those locations.

Note that after flashing the script, you may still be required to use adb to set the correct permissions in order for the script to work on every boot.

If you are interested in the actual script, the dev has also provided the code. For more information and to download the script, head on over to the forum thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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