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    hi. new to android (from ios) and rooting. my phone is lg g2 L-01F. I found a rootkit on the xda forums for it, unfortunately after the OTA update it's only temp root. the dev did provide a kernel to apply perma root so my question is if I flash this kernel enabling perma root but later flash another kernel will I lose root? thank you
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    Quote Originally Posted by m147 View Post
    hi. new to android (from ios) and rooting. my phone is lg g2 L-01F. I found a rootkit on the xda forums for it, unfortunately after the OTA update it's only temp root. the dev did provide a kernel to apply perma root so my question is if I flash this kernel enabling perma root but later flash another kernel will I lose root? thank you

    Welcome to the forums.
    If I had to guess, I would say yes. You are correct. This method of rooting is the first I have heard of.

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    cool. thanks for the fast reply
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    Quote Originally Posted by m147 View Post
    cool. thanks for the fast reply
    No sweat. See you around the forums.

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