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  Reply # 539035 29-Oct-2011 16:27
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s.joseph: I've just got my galaxy s2 a week ago its from europe has  XWKI4 on it, I'm using it on xt is there any advantage flashing the nz xt firmware for it?



your's is more up to date that Telecom's so if its going ok leave as is. May want to change GPS.cfg to Oceania apart   from that not much 




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  Reply # 539037 29-Oct-2011 16:33
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okay thanks for the quick reply!

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 539043 29-Oct-2011 17:29
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jeffnz:
s.joseph: I've just got my galaxy s2 a week ago its from europe has  XWKI4 on it, I'm using it on xt is there any advantage flashing the nz xt firmware for it?



your's is more up to date that Telecom's so if its going ok leave as is. May want to change GPS.cfg to Oceania apart   from that not much 


There's actually an NZ pool server: nz.pool.ntp.org.  Just browse to /etc with root explorer or similar, mount as read/write, and edit gps.conf manually.




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  Reply # 539044 29-Oct-2011 17:33
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Ambrose_1: Thinking of going to checkrom from litening rom, far too lazy to backup and restore all the apps I have especially since titanium didn't work properly for me last time.

Has anyone gone from litening to checkrom without wiping?  I know the dev says not too, but yeah lazy


Curious to know what problems you had with Titanium Backup?

TBH I'd never recommend going from one ROM to another without a full wipe - there are too many subtle changes to framework/theme-related files, and sooner or later it's going to cause you problems.  Between Titanium Backup, and an SMS/call log restore tool, I'm usually back up within 20 minutes of a factory reset/flash. 




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  Reply # 539070 29-Oct-2011 18:34
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nofam:
jeffnz:
s.joseph: I've just got my galaxy s2 a week ago its from europe has  XWKI4 on it, I'm using it on xt is there any advantage flashing the nz xt firmware for it?



your's is more up to date that Telecom's so if its going ok leave as is. May want to change GPS.cfg to Oceania apart   from that not much 


There's actually an NZ pool server: nz.pool.ntp.org.  Just browse to /etc with root explorer or similar, mount as read/write, and edit gps.conf manually.


What if i just flash the csc to nz voda one, will that update the gps.conf without needing to root the phone? 

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  Reply # 539080 29-Oct-2011 19:36
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s.joseph:
nofam:
jeffnz:
s.joseph: I've just got my galaxy s2 a week ago its from europe has  XWKI4 on it, I'm using it on xt is there any advantage flashing the nz xt firmware for it?



your's is more up to date that Telecom's so if its going ok leave as is. May want to change GPS.cfg to Oceania apart   from that not much 


There's actually an NZ pool server: nz.pool.ntp.org.  Just browse to /etc with root explorer or similar, mount as read/write, and edit gps.conf manually.


What if i just flash the csc to nz voda one, will that update the gps.conf without needing to root the phone? 


Not sure - it's been a while since I poked around in a CSC folder structure, but you should be able to find out fairly easily by looking at any scripts contained within.




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  Reply # 539178 30-Oct-2011 03:38
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Some more stuff for gaming fans :)






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  Reply # 539478 31-Oct-2011 11:14
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I am going to flash Siyah 2.1RC1 kernal via CWM, do I simply copy the entire file over to my int-sd card or do I extract it and then copy it?

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  Reply # 539491 31-Oct-2011 11:36
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Copy the entire file. Don't extract it.

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  Reply # 539492 31-Oct-2011 11:37
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Brendan: Copy the entire file. Don't extract it.


Thanks Brendan, I did that and it didnt work, will try again.

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  Reply # 539493 31-Oct-2011 11:39
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The file is probably corrupted.

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  Reply # 539497 31-Oct-2011 11:47
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Ah, might be an incompatibility with the the Kernal and CWM as I get error message no Zimage was found. Looks like others have had the same issue. Might try Odin

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  Reply # 539499 31-Oct-2011 11:50
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NZtechfreak: Some more stuff for gaming fans :)



Thanks for posting this video - great to see what the phone is capable of.  

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  Reply # 539503 31-Oct-2011 11:54
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I've flashed the siyah kernel since 1.7 cwm version and never had any trouble like you are having. various roms. I'm currently running 2.1rc3. Cwm version.

In fact I have found the siyah kernel to be the best of all of them, and use it always.

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  Reply # 539505 31-Oct-2011 11:57
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Brendan: I've flashed the siyah kernel since 1.7 cwm version and never had any trouble like you are having. various roms. I'm currently running 2.1rc3. Cwm version.

In fact I have found the siyah kernel to be the best of all of them, and use it always.


Looks like its sorted, I was trying to flash from within the CWM app itself, but went out to recovery and tried and it looks like its all go this time. Also 2.1rc3, and it appears 2.1 final is due out anytime soon. Thanks.

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