Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Mobile
User Name
Linux - Mobile This forum is for the discussion of all topics relating to Mobile Linux. This includes Android, Tizen, Firefox OS, Sailfish OS, Maemo, MeeGo, Ubuntu Mobile, WebOS, Open Mobile Alliance and other similar projects and products.
A reminder that LQ now has a dedicated Android sister site:


  Search this Thread
Old 02-07-2011, 12:55 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jan 2011
Posts: 28

Rep: Reputation: 0
"how to get root access in android phone emulator"

i am trying to get root access on my android emulator to run iptables. i went through many forums and tried many methods but nothing seems to work. the following is my device specification and i try everything on emulator.

version - 2.3 kernel version - 2.6.29-00261-g0097074-dirtydigit@digit #20

build number - sdk-eng 2.3 GRH55 79397 test-keys

so, how to become root in the android. please help.
Old 02-08-2011, 05:52 AM   #2
Registered: Sep 2009
Posts: 125

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Delete My account

Last edited by xandercage17; 04-22-2012 at 03:22 PM. Reason: Delete My account
Old 02-18-2011, 01:29 PM   #3
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2011
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
what phone model?
Old 02-19-2011, 07:25 AM   #4
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jan 2011
Posts: 28

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
getting root access in android amulator.

Originally Posted by suchgreatspoons View Post
what phone model?
actually i dont use any phone(i.e. Real Device). i use android emulator(Android Virtual Device). I use Android SDK version 1.5,1.6,2.1,2.3 and i want to get root access to use iptables. Following is the information regarding my android 2.3 emulator.

version - 2.3
kernel version - 2.6.29-00261-g0097074-dirtydigit@digit #20
build number - sdk-eng 2.3 GRH55 79397 test-keys

and the other 3 android emulators(AVD's have different info and build no.). i need to root any of these device. i can install more version of android sdk if necessary....please help...i need it urgently.!!


android, iptables, root

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Android Plugin for Eclipse IDE: No option for "Android Project" Kenny_Strawn Programming 20 10-18-2011 10:52 PM
SELinux is preventing /usr/bin/kdm "write" access on /root mickeyboa Fedora 8 11-06-2010 12:29 AM
How to disable remore ssh login access of "root" user. ashishshukla Linux - General 3 10-07-2008 09:55 AM
Standard commands give "-bash: open: command not found" even in "su -" and "su root" mibo12 Linux - General 4 11-11-2007 11:18 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Mobile

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:50 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration