[Q] Converting the Maguro to F2FS

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By Stupendousman2012, Member on 20th August 2014, 02:57 PM
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Hi Guys,
I originally posted this question in another thread that seems to have dried up immediately after I posted, so I am re-posting it here in the hopes that someone will actually see it this time:

I'm pretty close to taking the plunge on this, but can someone look over this and let me know if there is going to be any problem?

Steps I will take, in this order:

1: Convert a rom (CM11 in my case) to F2FS friendly version using the conversion software on my PC

2: Create a nandroid backup and copy it to PC.

3: Connect to PC using nexus root toolkit. (doing this instead of manual ADB commands. Should work, right?)

4: Reboot into Recovery (latest version of TWRP supports F2FS file system, and is already installed) and convert System, data, and cache to F2FS

5: use Nexus Root Toolkit to flash the converted rom and GAPPS

Is that all there is to it, or is there something I'm missing here?

Thanks guys.
21st August 2014, 05:54 AM |#2  
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There is a dedicated F2FS Q&A thread for this.

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