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If your device is rooted, as it probably is with CM, you can also do this via adb: adb shell rm /data/misc/adb/adb_keys Depending on your build you probably have to run adb as root(1) or call the su binary(2). (1) adb root or adb kill-server; sudo $(which adb) start-server --> adb shell rm /data/misc/adb/adb_keys (2)adb shell --> su --> rm ...
adb logcat outputs the BackupManager activities, so you can monitor if the process is running or stalled. Since adb logcat produces lots of logs from other processes, it is not easy to watch BackupManager logs. The easy way to watch BackupManager output is to use grep. adb logcat | grep BackupManager will filter only BackupManager logs.
Though not directly related to your question, this does answer it in a very round-about way. I found this blog which gives directions on how to open the file and modify contents. My reasoning is that if the file opens then it should probably be ok. Here's the link: http://nelenkov.blogspot.in/2012/06/unpacking-android-backups.html I'd really love if anyone ...
Since you have a .tgz file, I would assume you downloaded the factory image for your device. You cannot use adb sideload with those archives. They are not packaged for that. You note in your comment: The instructions also said to do it as a .zip ...and the instructions are correct. If you find that your environment is deviating from the stated ...
Real Reboot Works on Android 2.1 - 4.2.1 No Root 4.2.2 and up needs root. For a PC method you will be using Android Debug Bridge, commonly called ADB. Here is a link for a download. It's from the XDA Forums. Read the page while your there and get some good insight on ADB. After installed to the computer, open a command prompt (L shift + R mouse click) ...
This cannot be done without unlocking the device. If the touchscreen still works try to boot the device, let it settle, press the power button to wake it up and then draw the pattern from memory. You can print a photo of the phone on the lockscreen and mark the point on the display as a reference.
You can use as many emulators on the same machine as you want, simultaneously, at the same time, there's no actual limit, as long as you have sufficient RAM in your computer to handle that many emulators. When you want to debug an app you just choose whichever emulator you need.
Very likely, you need to adb push them to the appropriate folder in your /data/ partition which is different than your /sdcard/ partition.
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