- getting the root privilege
- installing a neat recovery
- flashing cyanogenmod
here's an example of flashing LG P500 with cyanogenmod 7.
getting the root privilege
there are a number of programs for rooting android, and one may refer to this link:
here, i use SuperOneClick. before rooting, one had better update LG P500's official firmware and related software:
then follow the instruction of using SuperOneClick here:
install a neat recovery
ClockWorkMod is a reputable recovery, and now provides an app at:
so make sure your WIFI working. after having this app installed, one just executes its function item `flash ClockWorkMode recovery'. then reboot the machine.
execute ClockWorkMode's function item `Download ROM' and choose CyanogenMod, and just follow the app's instruction. normally, people would like to choose the google extras, too.
you get a shining LG P500! and know how ridiculous the OEM system is.