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[Q] Possible to remove the virtual SD card altogether?

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By mystrdat, Junior Member on 14th July 2014, 03:34 PM
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Hello,

I have just recently started absorbing direct Android / Unix-based kernel experience, so excuse the potential technical bull**** ahead.

Seems to me that Ace II has an internal ~2GB storage, half used as the standard internal space and second half mounted as a virtual sdcard0 that can be used to store additional apps or else. When I install a real card, it it mounted by the system as sdcard1. Through NovaFusion advanced configuration, I am able to swap these 2 cards, so my actual external sd card becomes sdcard0 and can afterwards be used as alternative storage for apps. So far so good, but the virtual sdcard moves to sdcard1 and is just a 1GB OCD trigger.

What I would like to do is to remove the virtual card altogether, merge it's space back into the internal storage so I get 2GB full internal memory and use my real external sdcard as sdcard0 without any additional mounts.

Possible?
 
 
14th July 2014, 03:51 PM |#2  
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Possible?

Yes - possible and already done:

Read first to understnad you you are doing with it..
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2596521

This is also helpfull because of the different "pre-sets" included it the linked file:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2700727

I'm running approx 2,8 GB on Data and "only" 100MB on virtual (internal) SD Card.....
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14th July 2014, 04:58 PM |#3  
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Yes - possible and already done:

Read first to understnad you you are doing with it..
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2596521

This is also helpfull because of the different "pre-sets" included it the linked file:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2700727

I'm running approx 2,8 GB on Data and "only" 100MB on virtual (internal) SD Card.....

Thanks, that looks pretty brick-prone. I suppose I'll wait until the process is a bit more user-friendly and more tested, so I don't have to go through several attempts.
15th July 2014, 11:57 AM |#4  
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They heard your wishes

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...&postcount=129
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