When the Droid was first rooted it as done through by exploiting the update process and the update.zip files it used. It should come as no surprise that the root immediately followed the 2.0.1 OTA update, that was really the last piece of the puzzle.
Monday, May 17, 2010
One of the more interesting topics with embedded systems is where to store the data; it's important to understand that often there is no concept of a partition table. To understand what I mean by that it helps to look at the way the Droid boots up.
Posted by mbm at 12:31 AM