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File Explorer root plugin 1

by pcworld Fri, 14 Sep 2012 6:44 pm EDT
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Last Updated: 
2013-01-19
Current Version: 
0.0.2
Requires Root: 
Yes
Developer: 
pcworldSoftware
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Available via Repository
Total Downloads: 
1016
Your rating: None Average: 3.8 (9 votes)

Description

This plugin enables full device root access for File Explorer (you need at least v1.1.0 or higher).
Currently, it's only supported on webOS 3 (i.e. the TouchPad), the app might stop working if you install this plugin on your webOS phone.
You won't see any new app icon - when this package is installed, you'll be able to browse and edit all system directories using File Explorer. Please make sure you know what you're doing...
If you get an error message during the installation, press the "IPKG Log" button, scroll to the "Postinst" section. Usually there should be an error message indicating what went wrong. If you can't figure it out, send me an e-mail through the help menu of File Explorer.
When you uninstall this plugin through Preware, root access should be gone in File Explorer.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

In other words: Use at your own risk!

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License

Closed Source - Learn More

Availability

File Explorer from App Catalog needed

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1 Comment

I understand that there might be some issues and actually felt uncomfortable about it. However, there's no harm in trying, who knows, it might be useful for me. - AflacAssist.com