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andygu3

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Here are some things that I used while I was rooted with a Sprint Hero, hope it helps:D

Root

[GUIDE] How to Root Sprint 2.1 Release for CDMA Hero - xda-developers

One click Root APK for CDMA Hero - xda-developers

[ROOT] Easy Root, works with any Stock ROM (Including 2.31.651.7!) - xda-developers

[APP] z4root - xda-developers


Roms

[ROM] 08/30/10 | Fresh Hero 2.4.0 | Incremental Update For Freshness - xda-developers

[ROM] NFX Sprint 2.31.651.7 STOCK Deoxed/Odex Updated:10/14/2010 - xda-developers

[ROM][GPL][STABLE] aospMod v0.9.9.2 | AOSP 2.2.1 (Froyo) [12/10/2010] - xda-developers

[ROM] LiquidSense 2.1 Stable|PngOpt|ZipAlgn|Odex|No Bloat - xda-developers

[ROM][Update 1/25/2011] LiquidSense 2.1.1 Beta|PngOpt|ZipAlgn|Odex|No Bloat - xda-developers

[ROM-DEV] HTC Sense Android 2.2.1 V8.5 Deodexed, WiFi:GPS:VVM Updated 11/20 - xda-developers

[ROM][GPL][YMCA][WIP] aospCMod | AOSP 2.3.2 (Gingerbread) [02/01/2011] - xda-developers

[ROM] Mau5 CM6 [Dec 24] - xda-developers

[ROM] NFX-Sprint.STOCK.2.32.651.2.ODEX.A2SD Updated:11/23/2010 - xda-developers

[ROM] (31-DEC) FroYo 2.2 - CM6.2.0 Extremely Blue, BlackMod, Red, Purple, Vanilla - xda-developers



Kernels/Battery Tweaks

[Kernel][GPL] DecaFuct [2.6.29.6][12/22/2010] - xda-developers

Collin_ph battery tweak V3 RC2 is released! - xda-developers



Fixes

GPS Status
xda-developers - View Single Post - Discussion of Cyanogenmod Nightlies for Hero CDMA

MMS
xda-developers - View Single Post - Discussion of Cyanogenmod Nightlies for Hero CDMA

Battery Recalibration
Troubleshooting - CyanogenMod Wiki

Signal Fix
[FIX] Cyanogen Signal Fix With Instructions - xda-developers

Sprint Radio
New_Radio-Basebnd.2.42.02.10.29.zip - 4shared.com - online file sharing and storage - download




Other

http://androidforums.com/.../123620-having-issues-running-ruu.html

VM Heap
Test: How changing the max amount of memory per VM Heap can effect your ROM (Cyanogen) Ryan Olson

[MOD][RECOVERY] Firerat's Custom MTD Partitions (resize Data,System and Cache) - xda-developers

[Script][A2SD] Darktremor Apps2SD 2.7.5.3 Beta 04 (01/29/2011) - xda-developers

[Guide] Instructions for the Addition of A2SD to a rom - xda-developers

Wiki
Hero CDMA - XDA-Developers
 

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