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Android "L" release

25th June 2014, 10:26 PM |#1  
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Since Android announced the newest version of their platform today I figured I get the ball rolling. I know our device is nearing its end of life, a question remains....

What are the chances we see the "L" version in ROM form on our phones? Since the Developer Preview SDK is being released as well as Nexus 5&7 getting it tomorrow.
 
 
25th June 2014, 10:29 PM |#2  
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Really, Lol?

Aosp based: without a doubt.
TW based: unlikely but not for hardware reasons.


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25th June 2014, 10:51 PM |#3  
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Yes PA and the others will have "L" running as soon as possible. I just installed PA 4.4.4 and its awesome!
25th June 2014, 11:14 PM |#4  
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Yes I was just curious if a rom could be made from the SDK our if they needed source code which won't be available until later this year.

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26th June 2014, 06:20 AM |#5  
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Yes PA and the others will have "L" running as soon as possible. I just installed PA 4.4.4 and its awesome!

Nice man, I'm going to have to download it and see how it works for me. I had previous issues with other kk roms but I do like PA

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26th June 2014, 12:08 PM |#6  
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Yes I was just curious if a rom could be made from the SDK our if they needed source code which won't be available until later this year.

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No, cannot make a ROM from the SDK

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26th June 2014, 12:43 PM |#7  
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No, cannot make a ROM from the SDK

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So I suppose that means we won't see a "L" ROM until it officially drops and we have source code available.

Atleast I can try it on my N7 today
26th June 2014, 02:12 PM |#8  
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So I suppose that means we won't see a "L" ROM until it officially drops and we have source code available.

Atleast I can try it on my N7 today

Correct.
26th June 2014, 04:23 PM |#9  
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Just to clarify, SDK is an acronym for "software development kit". The android L developer preview being released is not an SDK.

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26th June 2014, 07:08 PM |#10  
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Yes PA and the others will have "L" running as soon as possible. I just installed PA 4.4.4 and its awesome!

The new PA only says 4.4 man not 4.4.4

EDIT: Nevermind I only clicked on one of the sources, found what I was looking for

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