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  Reply # 443213 24-Feb-2011 22:50 Send private message

Shrapnel: Follow R2D2s reply, it is about a million times more detailed than mine :p


But is mine correct? Hmmm...


Laughing

Cheers Shrapnel,
R2D2




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owner. Galaxy S3 has gone to its new owner. Now using Galaxy Note 3. Skipping Note 4 I think...

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  Reply # 443297 25-Feb-2011 09:29 Send private message

Cheers for the that r2d2 and shrapnel

it was very detailed, i have flashed the file so lets see how it goes.

Cheers

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  Reply # 443339 25-Feb-2011 11:00 Send private message

Hey all, just wondering out there if any of you have had or getting this small problem. 

Phone has started randomly bringing up the notification USB Connected & USB Debugging Connected when I don't actually have it connected to USB.  Doing a quick search seems a few others might have had the same problem and have ended up sending it back to samsung to be checked.  Its doing a couple of other funny things to while that issue is happening and I power off it actually just reboots.  If I pull the battery it will sometimes boot as soon as I put the battery in

About to do a factory reset or whatever its called in recovery then a wipe install again see if that may fix it, hoping like made its not faulty hardware otherwise it means I have to source the orig voda NZ firmware that came with the phone(bought from DSE) to send it back :(
 
Cheers

Running Doc's Rom V9.6.6 XWJS5, JPY modem with Hardcore Speedmod k13c

Cheers Chris

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  Reply # 443383 25-Feb-2011 13:11 Send private message

curlynz: Phone has started randomly bringing up the notification USB Connected & USB Debugging Connected when I don't actually have it connected to USB.  Doing a quick search seems a few others might have had the same problem and have ended up sending it back to samsung to be checked.  Its doing a couple of other funny things to while that issue is happening and I power off it actually just reboots.  If I pull the battery it will sometimes boot as soon as I put the battery in


 It could be some gunge has got into the USB socket and is semi-shorting out the pins. Try cleaning it out if you can, or just repeatedly plugging and unplugging a USB plug that isn't connected at the other end. Otherwise it's probably a hardware fault.

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  Reply # 443955 27-Feb-2011 21:43 Send private message

Has anyone tried the the Damian GTO Ultimate kernel from http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=959696    ?

It's apparently smoother and better response than the Speedmod and better battery life, I have just downloaded it myself but haven't flashed it just yet.



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  Reply # 443959 27-Feb-2011 22:04 Send private message

It doesn't have the sharpness enhancements found in Speedmod and is also missing BLN so don't think I will try it




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  Reply # 443961 27-Feb-2011 22:12 Send private message

lokhor: It doesn't have the sharpness enhancements found in Speedmod and is also missing BLN so don't think I will try it


BLN is quite handy to have so I don't need to switch on the screen to check for any txt or missed call etc.

I have flashed to it. finding the boot time and switching off time to be faster, and RAM availability is bumped up to 350MB from the 339/340MB on speedmod. It is smooth but can't tell if it is smoother than speedmod though.

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  Reply # 443964 27-Feb-2011 22:16 Send private message

I've got a new problem (or quirk).  Others have spoken about it on Doc's thread over the months but it hadn't affected me until just a week or so ago.

When I charge my phone the screen doesn't switch off after the pre-set 2 minutes.

Has anyone encountered this, and if it's bothered you, did you find a way to fix it?  I notice that it says "sleep policy" but I don't have the Wifi sleep policy set up (and checked it's not). I've not noticed that message before either.  Perhaps the two are related.




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  Reply # 443973 27-Feb-2011 22:39 Send private message

Neets: I've got a new problem (or quirk).  Others have spoken about it on Doc's thread over the months but it hadn't affected me until just a week or so ago.

When I charge my phone the screen doesn't switch off after the pre-set 2 minutes.

Has anyone encountered this, and if it's bothered you, did you find a way to fix it?  I notice that it says "sleep policy" but I don't have the Wifi sleep policy set up (and checked it's not). I've not noticed that message before either.  Perhaps the two are related.


Download a program from the marget called "widgetsoid". It has a function for turning on and off the 'keep awake when plugged in' mode. Maybe that'll help you fix your problem.

It's also a pretty useful widegt in itself, lots of functions etc.

You could also try setting it to shut off after 1 minute - maybe that'll re-set whatever got stuffed up. Then put it back to 2 minutes.




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  Reply # 444002 28-Feb-2011 07:41 Send private message

mrgsm021:
lokhor: It doesn't have the sharpness enhancements found in Speedmod and is also missing BLN so don't think I will try it


BLN is quite handy to have so I don't need to switch on the screen to check for any txt or missed call etc.

I have flashed to it. finding the boot time and switching off time to be faster, and RAM availability is bumped up to 350MB from the 339/340MB on speedmod. It is smooth but can't tell if it is smoother than speedmod though.


I'm willing to bet that something had to be sacrificed to reach 350mb, in most kernels they sacrifice 720p recording so just watch out for that.

 




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  Reply # 444007 28-Feb-2011 08:44 Send private message



I'm willing to bet that something had to be sacrificed to reach 350mb, in most kernels they sacrifice 720p recording so just watch out for that.

 


Thanks for the heads up lokhor, that's a good point, I will check if 720p video recording still works.

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  Reply # 444015 28-Feb-2011 09:11 Send private message

what a huge thread :)




gz ftw

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  Reply # 444046 28-Feb-2011 10:24 Send private message

My Galaxy s had a 20cm fall on Saturday and landed on a slate floor on a sticky up bit of slate. The screen protector showed the point of impact (about a pin head) and the LCD screen cracked. Once I peeled the screen protector off the outer glass was completely undamaged.

So outside glass has awesome strength for impact and scratch but obviously still has enough movement in it to break the LCD's back :-(

The repair is costing $210 and will be ready Tuesday (very Fast)... hopefully
Fingers crossed it's a good repair

I miss my phone, my old Nokia 6121 is good but no match for the gs



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  Reply # 444052 28-Feb-2011 10:34 Send private message

Ouch that's terrible. I would cry if I broke my screen :(




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