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  Reply # 617848 1-May-2012 11:27 Send private message

If you haven't already, I'd suggest you guys check out the AbyssICS kernel; it's super-smooth, and is giving me great battery life. . . . .Despite the 18 different clock steps!!  The dev has his own governor too (Abyssplug), which is working really well for me.

Edit: Available http://www.nonsolosmartphone.it/abyssics-kernel-for-samsung-rom-t133.html?sid=4357e0d20f098804b7f3aee9bc0e34b3




Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone - kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own.

SGSIII
ROM: WanamLite v1.3    Kernel: Ninphetamine v1.1.0   Modem: DXLEA

SGSII (Now belongs to SWMBO)
ROM: WanamLite v12     Kernel: Siyah v3.3.2   Modem: BVLPB

SGS
 (Cat's chew toy)

If you need a download-mode jig ASAP, you're welcome to borrow mine!  Works with SGS I/II/III.  I also have a SIM cutter available (Dunedin) - happy to post either to you at your cost.

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  Reply # 617850 1-May-2012 11:33 Send private message

NoFam, you still on Wanamlite?

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  Reply # 617852 1-May-2012 11:36 Send private message

kiwitrc: NoFam, you still on Wanamlite?


Yes, running 11.3.1 and very happy!

The 'bug' with LP9 is only with the stock kernel IIRC, so as long as you swap this out, you're golden.




Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone - kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own.

SGSIII
ROM: WanamLite v1.3    Kernel: Ninphetamine v1.1.0   Modem: DXLEA

SGSII (Now belongs to SWMBO)
ROM: WanamLite v12     Kernel: Siyah v3.3.2   Modem: BVLPB

SGS
 (Cat's chew toy)

If you need a download-mode jig ASAP, you're welcome to borrow mine!  Works with SGS I/II/III.  I also have a SIM cutter available (Dunedin) - happy to post either to you at your cost.

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  Reply # 617921 1-May-2012 14:01 Send private message

The CM9 camera and I are having irreconcilable differences and must part our ways. ;)

Anybody got recommendations for a Samsung based rom with ICS theming? I'm quite happy to go back to Omega, but would like to try something else for a change. Not worried if it has bloat, I remove almost all Samsung apps anyway.


@Nofam
Wannamlite? Any particular reason?
Also, thanks for posting the kernel link.

Lee






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  Reply # 617943 1-May-2012 14:17 Send private message

Just trying out codecROM 5.7 by DSA. Very smooth and good bat. Plus the camera pica are good

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  Reply # 617946 1-May-2012 14:27 Send private message

K1000716: The CM9 camera and I are having irreconcilable differences and must part our ways. ;)

Anybody got recommendations for a Samsung based rom with ICS theming? I'm quite happy to go back to Omega, but would like to try something else for a change. Not worried if it has bloat, I remove almost all Samsung apps anyway.


@Nofam
Wannamlite? Any particular reason?
Also, thanks for posting the kernel link.

Lee


To be completely honest, Wanamlite is the only ICS ROM I've used since jumping from GB, and I chose it based on feedback, and also because I don't like OTT/cartoony-looking ROM's like Omega etc.  Each version of WanamLite is smoother than the last, and I like the fact you can remove/re-arrange the notification toggles too (very handy given that JKay's Mod is still in development).

Based on the short time I've been testing the 11.3.1 + AbyssICS kernel, I'd say that smoothness, stability and batterylife are easily as good as the best of the GB ROMs.




Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone - kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own.

SGSIII
ROM: WanamLite v1.3    Kernel: Ninphetamine v1.1.0   Modem: DXLEA

SGSII (Now belongs to SWMBO)
ROM: WanamLite v12     Kernel: Siyah v3.3.2   Modem: BVLPB

SGS
 (Cat's chew toy)

If you need a download-mode jig ASAP, you're welcome to borrow mine!  Works with SGS I/II/III.  I also have a SIM cutter available (Dunedin) - happy to post either to you at your cost.

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  Reply # 617951 1-May-2012 14:50 Send private message

something interesting to report - on omega 9 and siyah 3.1

after running for about a week or less it will start heating up like pre-explosion type heating and restart it and it's ok. the first sign is high battery drain during perfect sleep ...

most likely siyah




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

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  Reply # 617952 1-May-2012 14:50 Send private message

oh the camera works fine btw




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

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  Reply # 618040 1-May-2012 19:41 Send private message

nofam: If you haven't already, I'd suggest you guys check out the AbyssICS kernel; it's super-smooth, and is giving me great battery life. . . . .Despite the 18 different clock steps!!  The dev has his own governor too (Abyssplug), which is working really well for me.

Edit: Available http://www.nonsolosmartphone.it/abyssics-kernel-for-samsung-rom-t133.html?sid=4357e0d20f098804b7f3aee9bc0e34b3


Google translator is having a hard job translating from Italian to English. It's a little bit humorous. 




Samsung Galaxy S I9000 16GB (Optus) | 32GB SD | CM9
Samsung Galaxy S I9100 16GB | 64 GB SD | Omega v9 (UK origin on XT Network)
Asus Eee Transformer Pad 32GB | 16 GB SD | ICS 4.0.3 stock (rooted)

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  Reply # 618042 1-May-2012 19:45 Send private message

Neets:
nofam: If you haven't already, I'd suggest you guys check out the AbyssICS kernel; it's super-smooth, and is giving me great battery life. . . . .Despite the 18 different clock steps!!  The dev has his own governor too (Abyssplug), which is working really well for me.

Edit: Available http://www.nonsolosmartphone.it/abyssics-kernel-for-samsung-rom-t133.html?sid=4357e0d20f098804b7f3aee9bc0e34b3


Google translator is having a hard job translating from Italian to English. It's a little bit humorous. 


I usually translate Italian by yelling the words and waving my arms around a lot. . . . .Wink




Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone - kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own.

SGSIII
ROM: WanamLite v1.3    Kernel: Ninphetamine v1.1.0   Modem: DXLEA

SGSII (Now belongs to SWMBO)
ROM: WanamLite v12     Kernel: Siyah v3.3.2   Modem: BVLPB

SGS
 (Cat's chew toy)

If you need a download-mode jig ASAP, you're welcome to borrow mine!  Works with SGS I/II/III.  I also have a SIM cutter available (Dunedin) - happy to post either to you at your cost.

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  Reply # 618070 1-May-2012 20:22 Send private message

nofam:
Neets:
nofam: If you haven't already, I'd suggest you guys check out the AbyssICS kernel; it's super-smooth, and is giving me great battery life. . . . .Despite the 18 different clock steps!!  The dev has his own governor too (Abyssplug), which is working really well for me.

Edit: Available http://www.nonsolosmartphone.it/abyssics-kernel-for-samsung-rom-t133.html?sid=4357e0d20f098804b7f3aee9bc0e34b3


Google translator is having a hard job translating from Italian to English. It's a little bit humorous. 


I usually translate Italian by yelling the words and waving my arms around a lot. . . . .Wink


You donna taika da pess

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  Reply # 618073 1-May-2012 20:26 Send private message

kiwitrc:
nofam:
Neets:
nofam: If you haven't already, I'd suggest you guys check out the AbyssICS kernel; it's super-smooth, and is giving me great battery life. . . . .Despite the 18 different clock steps!!  The dev has his own governor too (Abyssplug), which is working really well for me.

Edit: Available http://www.nonsolosmartphone.it/abyssics-kernel-for-samsung-rom-t133.html?sid=4357e0d20f098804b7f3aee9bc0e34b3


Google translator is having a hard job translating from Italian to English. It's a little bit humorous. 


I usually translate Italian by yelling the words and waving my arms around a lot. . . . .Wink


You donna taika da pess


I notta taika da pess!!  I too-a beezy witha da kerenal!!




Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone - kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own.

SGSIII
ROM: WanamLite v1.3    Kernel: Ninphetamine v1.1.0   Modem: DXLEA

SGSII (Now belongs to SWMBO)
ROM: WanamLite v12     Kernel: Siyah v3.3.2   Modem: BVLPB

SGS
 (Cat's chew toy)

If you need a download-mode jig ASAP, you're welcome to borrow mine!  Works with SGS I/II/III.  I also have a SIM cutter available (Dunedin) - happy to post either to you at your cost.

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  Reply # 618093 1-May-2012 20:58 Send private message

nzgeek: The phone gets its APN settings from /system/etc/apns-conf.xml. It appears that most of the NZ networks have settings in here, but Skinny doesn't.

If one of you Skinny users is feeling brave, I've got an experimental updated APN list that should contain Skinny's settings. It's available as a CWM zip package, so you'll need CWM recovery to install it. The zip file can be downloaded here. Note: this is completely and utterly untested. It might clobber your apns-conf.xml file, but won't affect anything else. Use at your own risk!


Flashed ok, but did nothing. Once I rebooted the APN didn't magically appear. Going to have a tinker shortly.


Now running Wannamlite v11.3.1, LP8 kernel (as supplied). Running pretty well so far. Only had to freeze a couple of apps, it's very clean. :)

Lee






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  Reply # 618348 2-May-2012 13:59 Send private message

nofam:
kiwitrc: NoFam, you still on Wanamlite?


Yes, running 11.3.1 and very happy!

The 'bug' with LP9 is only with the stock kernel IIRC, so as long as you swap this out, you're golden.


Nofam, so do I flash the ROM, then immediately flash the kernal over it before rebooting?

EDIT I am using the ROM that Lee is using above with LP8 but I was referring to the Abyss kernal

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  Reply # 618350 2-May-2012 14:05 Send private message

kiwitrc:
nofam:
kiwitrc: NoFam, you still on Wanamlite?


Yes, running 11.3.1 and very happy!

The 'bug' with LP9 is only with the stock kernel IIRC, so as long as you swap this out, you're golden.


Nofam, so do I flash the ROM, then immediately flash the kernal over it before rebooting?

13.3.1 comes with an LP8 kernel. No issues at all with that kernel after flashing the new rom yesterday.
I'm guessing 13.3 had the LP9 kernel, hence the quick update.

Lee

Edit: Lol! Your edit beat my post. I normally let a rom reboot before installing a new kernel, but don't see why you can't just flash the new one before that. 






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