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Old 05-17-2018, 10:00 PM   #1
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Mediatek USB VCOM Cellphone Drivers


Need these Mediatek USB VCOM Drivers so fastboot can find Doogee Device. Anyone know if these drivers are available for Linux?

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Old 05-19-2018, 12:13 PM   #2
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What do you mean by "fastboot" being able to find the device?

Mediatek USB drivers should already be in recent Linux kernels IIRC. I used the Mediatek SP_Flash_Tool several months ago on Slackware, to root two android devices (one was a doogee, and the other an UMI SUPER).

This may be of some use, although focused on flashing custom roms to a device:
https://forum.xda-developers.com/gen...linux-t3160802

If you look at guides for this process relating to the SP_Flash_Tool being used on a Windows host, there is an extra step to setup/install "VCOM" drivers.
This wasn't needed for the rooting process on Linux, assuming the USB drivers are already present as available kernel modules.
 
  


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