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I'm trying to root the device name: Overmax SteelCore 10+ to install ubuntu touch. When i use

$ adb devices

sometimes i get:

0123456789ABCDEF DEVICE

and when i type to reboot bootloader (teblet go off and on, nnormal boot android) and i get:

0123456789ABCDEF OFLINE

So i power off and on device to get not off line and try to

$ sudo fastboot oem unlock

And im stuck on waiting for device on tablet screen nothing shows up to accept. I have only recovery when i press volume "-" and power bution. Please help ;__;

  • You can't use fastboot if the tablet is booted into normal Android. It needs to be booted into fastboot mode. – Dan Hulme Dec 1 '14 at 19:44
  • Are you sure Ubuntu Touch supports your device? We can't help with the Ubuntu part here, but I do know it only supports a limited set of popular devices. – Dan Hulme Dec 1 '14 at 19:45
  • I know is not suported device. When i is on fastboot mode the device is offline i try to root this tablet thats the main problem to root and unlock this tablet – Hakushaku Dec 1 '14 at 20:11
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    Why bother if you won't be able to install Ubuntu Touch anyway? Besides, you don't need to root the device to install another OS, just to unlock the bootloader. Whatever adb says about the device is irrelevant, as fastboot is completely separate. Does the device show up in fastboot devices when it is booted into fastboot mode, not Android? – Dan Hulme Dec 1 '14 at 21:43
  • How to unlock bootloader? I just root using Kingo root it's add icon Super SU thats all still can't get to bottloader inly recovery when i use fastboot oem unlock stuck on waitng for device. I have only recovy still. – Hakushaku Dec 2 '14 at 10:36

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