Voodoo OTA RootKeeper
Maintain root access
This application makes a backup or a protected backup of your device's root. This device must already be rooted: OTA RootKeeper doesn't have the ability to root devices. If several conditions are matched, OTA RootKeeper will make root survive OTAs, and anything else except /system partition formatting.
- /system partition as Ext2, Ext3 or Ext4
- Upgrades not formatting or overwriting completely the /system partition.
- See website for info about devices that meet these requirements
Require root: Yes.
Additional requirements: root
Issue Tracker: https://github.com/project-voodoo/ota-rootkeeper-app/issues
Source Code: https://github.com/project-voodoo/ota-rootkeeper-app
NOTE: Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications, and it's a less secure way to download, especially if you are not currently using HTTPS. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.
This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.download apk 486 kB
source tarball 6.2 MB
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