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[ROM][4.2.2][AOKP/CM/PA]Vanilla RootBox[05/21/13][v4][Per-App-DPI][PIE]

27th February 2013, 04:58 AM |#1  
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Now that there is official support for Toro, Bajee is building Main and Nightlies. I will continue with my Unofficial builds for myself and post for anyone that wants them, similiar to what Maguro user Sykomaniac did with his RootBox thread.

Description

Vanilla RootBox is built straight from RootBox sources and always carries a very light installation with no extra/useless apps. This means, you can enjoy a pure Android experience combined with AOKP/CM features and some CM cherry-picks. Keep in mind Jelly Bean is only at the beginning stage of development and there will be minor bugs. Every RootBox releases are stable and always up to the challenge for a daily usage. If you're wondering how this ROM differs from any other AOKP roms out there, I only have one thing to say: Try it yourself and choose the one that meets your requirements.

Features

Based on JB 4.2.2- Built from RootBox Sources

AOKP Features

CM Profiles

Per App DPI

Per App Tablet UI

Per App Language

OTA Updates - Goo Manager

Navigation Bar Colour

Camera: Save to external memory

Phone: Advance Phone Settings (Vibrate on Answer, Every 45 Seconds, On Hangup and On Call Waiting)

Phone: Noise Suppression

MMS: Message rate alerts (Modify SMS message limit for alert)

MMS: Fully Customizable MMS Theme

MMS: Soft Keyboard Type (Emoji, Enter to Send, Enter for a New Line)

Option to control cursor in text fields using volume keys

Home button call answer (Accessibility Option)

Variable size pattern lockscreen

RootBox Settings


LockClock (Chronus)

Launch Music app on Headset connection

Pie (Paranoid Android)

Option to disable sound when adjusting volume

Lockscreen Shortcuts (Paranoid)

Lockscreen Targets (CM)

Screen Security Features (Unlock options)

Expanded Desktop

Hardware Keys Remapping

Lockscreen Hardware Keys Remapping


Recommended Installation Steps

Coming from another Custom ROM:
1. Wipe Data/Factory Reset (This does not affect your Internal/External storage)

2. Flash RootBox zip

3. Flash JB GAPPS

4. Wipe Dalvik Cache

5. Reboot

How-to Upgrade RootBox versions:
1. Download RootBox update

2. Flash RootBox update

3. Flash JB GAPPS

4. Wipe Cache (Optional)

5. Wipe Dalvik Cache (Optional)

6. Reboot


RootBox Sources
www.github.com/Root-Box


Downloads
Official Releases - Nightlies
Official | Nightlies | Google Apps | Unofficial -Formula84

Quick Tip: To avoid bad flashes and unexpected surprises, make sure you check the md5sum of the downloaded zip file against the one displayed on Goo.

All Private Messages sent to me for support will be ignored. I do not have the time to go through all the PMs I receive on a daily basis.

Changelog
**Due to thread size limit restrictions, only the latest version's changelog will be displayed.
If you wish to have changelogs from previous versions, you can find them at the following link:

RootBox Changelogs | Nightlies Changelogs

Changelogs are now integrated with the ROM itself:

- At the root of ROM zip file (changelog.txt)
- Goo Manager app (View Changelog section of the zip file)
- Goo.im website (Drag mouse over the zip file and click "view file changelog")

Bugs
* AOKP/CM BUGS

Donations
If you want to donate, feel free to do so but I'm not a big fan of donations. I put this up because I've been getting too many PM asking for my paypal account. (Bajee)

Donate to Bajee via Paypal

Credits/Thanks To:
* AOKP
* Teamhacksung
* The CyanogenMod Project
* rovo89 - For his excellent work on Xposed Framework
* Paranoid Android
* DaXmax
* Rodries
* Pier
* BigDenn - Logo, bootanimation and wallpapers
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27th February 2013, 05:18 AM |#2  
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Re: [4.2.2][ROM][AOKP/CM/PA][02/26][v3.8] Vanilla RootBox (UNOFFICIAL)
How's bluetooth?

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Re: [4.2.2][ROM][AOKP/CM/PA][02/26][v3.8] Vanilla RootBox (UNOFFICIAL)
Per-App Settings

This guide will help you setup your phone with new Per-App Settings.

First, all credits associate to Xposed Frameworks and Modules goes to Rovo89 for sharing his work and making it open source for everyone. You guys should all buy him a beer.


Steps to follow:
  1. Install Xposed Frameworks by going in Modules Management>Install/Update
  2. Enable Per-App Settings by going in Modules Management> Modules>Tick Per-App Settings (You should reboot your phone at this point)
  3. Setup your phone : Per-App Settings>Choose your app>Set DPI/Resolution/Tablet UI/Language> Press Save on top
  4. Your app should now display in your preferred settings. If it doesnt, kill the app and restart it or reboot phone.

Contribute to RootBox

Those interested in making wallpapers and bootanimation for RootBox, send an email to rootbox.rom@gmail.com with the following:

Information
  • Name
  • Email

Wallpapers
  • Attach wallpaper in email
  • Two sizes are required: HDPI and XHDPI

I'll review them and add the wallpapers in the next release. I will also choose the best one as the default wallpaper for official releases.

Bootanimation
  • Attach bootanimation or paste download link in the email.
  • Two sizes are required: HDPI and XHDPI

Wallpaper Resolution
  • HDPI: 960 x 800
  • XHDPI: 1440 x 1280

You can also contribute by creating icons for settings. Use proper sizes and always include compatibility for HDPI and XHDPI.

The reason behind this is very simple. I'm always busy and I've neglected the visual aspect of RootBox for a while now. It's time to polish it with new visuals!
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How to Build RootBox from Source

Comming Soon...
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27th February 2013, 12:51 PM |#5  
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this rom experiencing gps issues with it taking forever to lock in? like other 4.2.2 builds?
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this rom experiencing gps issues with it taking forever to lock in? like other 4.2.2 builds?

Not for me, I got a gps lock in about 20 sec on a clean flash... and about 5 sec every time after that. (first one always takes a bit longer)
27th February 2013, 01:08 PM |#7  
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Quote:
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Not for me, I got a gps lock in about 20 sec on a clean flash... and about 5 sec every time after that. (first one always takes a bit longer)

sweet, ok. will give it a try. also was having problems with waze and pandora running at same time would stop pandora every time waze notified me of something but i can test that myself, gps is way more important to quickly lock. thanks.
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That is a nice start
27th February 2013, 05:37 PM |#9  
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Re: [4.2.2][ROM][AOKP/CM/PA][02/26][v3.8] Vanilla RootBox (UNOFFICIAL)
Loving this rom! Everything is working great. Just wanted to give some feedback and say thanks.

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27th February 2013, 06:09 PM |#10  
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This rom by far is the best. It has all the features that I want. It gets better with every update. Thanks for building this for the Toro!
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