How To Root LG G2x On Mac And Linux

We earlier gave you step-by-step guide on how to root LG G2x ( also known as LG Optimus 2X) using SuperOneClick app. But that unfortunately works only for Windows platform. Now the same method of rooting is possible on Mac and Linux as well. The rooting tool is simple to use and uses the same scripts to achieve the root exploit as in SuperOneClick rooting app.


Here is how you can root your LG G2x (LG Optimus 2X) on Linux and Mac OS X.

1. Download LG G2x Rooting Tool for Mac and Linux and unzip the content.

2. Put your LG G2x into USB Debugging mode. You can do it by going to Settings—>Applications—> Development. Then turn on “USB Debugging Mode”.

3. Connect the G2x to the computer via USB cable.

4. Open the downloaded content and run the root.command.

After the scripts does it’s exploit, your LG G2x (LG Optimus 2X) will be rooted!

Head-over to XDA Developer’s thread to learn about the rooting tool.

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