Rooting T-Mobile G1

Today I finally got around to rooting my UK T-mobile G1,

Rooting T-Mobile G1

While I work with and “hack” linux all day long modifying my phone was something I have never had the real urge to do. I very rarely use my phone as I always either have or am close to a computer/laptop and the t-mobile 3g signal is useless. I decided as I have some free time today that I will give it a go anyway – to my surprise it is actually surprisingly easy, all of the work is already done for you amongst the very large community of users.

I initially looked at these 2 forums,

forum.xda-developers.com
modmygphone.com

Which then I simply ended up using

http://www.ryebrye.com/blog/2009/08/16/android-rooting-in-1-click-in-progress/ but did also read http://androidandme.com/2009/08/news/how-to-root-a-t-mobile-g1-and-mytouch-3g-android-phone/