So I tried using unrEVOked to root my htc desire but I can't as it comes up with a validation error: backup cid missing - in order to resolve it I need to do the following
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How to fix the validation error for backup CID when running unrevoked3.21...
# cat /dev/mtd/mtd0 > /sdcard/misc.img
# getprop ro.cid