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Since I am failing to mount a Nandroid image and since I have read that the kernel needs to support loop devices for that I need to know if anybody has managed to mount a loop device on CM7 or similar. Any information on mounting loop devices in Cyanogenmod or other Mods are highly appreciated.

Cross-posted to the Cyanogenmod forum

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I've heard other reports of CM's kernel not supporting loopback devices. I know the syntax can be slightly different from the standard Linux mount, so I would check to make sure you're using it like this. If you want help finding a kernel, please post your device make/model. – Matthew Read Jun 30 '11 at 14:33
Oh, and you might try busybox mount as well. – Matthew Read Jun 30 '11 at 14:44
I tried both of your suggestions with no success. I would like to try a custom kernel if it is not too difficult. I am using a HTC Desire (Bravo PVT4). – n3rd Jul 19 '11 at 8:44

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