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Question- Kernel Cleaning scripts?

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19th August 2012, 11:41 PM   |  #1  
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I can't seem to find any kernel cleaning scripts anymore anyone have any links for good scripts?

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20th August 2012, 12:04 AM   |  #2  
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What do you need it for? You can just wipe cache and dalvik. Some kernels place files in /system/etc so you could look at that and delete those files if necessary

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20th August 2012, 01:17 AM   |  #3  
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Kernel cleaning scripts are nonsense, no need for them.
20th August 2012, 04:33 AM   |  #4  
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Seeing as most kernel recovery flashable zips contain a cleaner script, there must be some point to them.

Due to that you generally shouldn't need a standalone cleaner, but here's a good one from the GLaDOS thread anyway:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...59&postcount=2
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Quote:
Originally Posted by osm0sis

Seeing as most kernel recovery flashable zips contain a cleaner script, there must be some point to them.

Due to that you generally shouldn't need a standalone cleaner, but here's a good one from the GLaDOS thread anyway:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...59&postcount=2

If you look at the cleaner script included with kernels they format cache and dalvik. You can do this in recovery before flashing zip.

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20th August 2012, 03:03 PM   |  #6  
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The ONLY thing I do if I'm coming from a kernel that has replaced my ramdisk is to relfash my original kernel, or ROM, before flashing a kernel that doesn't replace the ramdisk. Otherwise, no "cleaning" is done.
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