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Use data2sd instead of creating the symlink manually from the terminal. Usually sd cards are formatted with FAT32, data2sd creates an EXT2 embedded partition instead... more detailed explanation here.
I was able to flawlessly root Nexus One with stock 2.3.6 with DooMLoRD's Easy Rooting Toolkit [v4.0](zergRush Exploit). This also installed Busybox and Superuser app. No bootloader unlock or wipe was performed and no user data or apps were lost. Some useful info can be also obtained here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/wiki/HTC_Nexus_One/Flashing_Guide
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