[KEXEC][WIP] possible to load custom kernels on i537
Okay, wanting to get CM on this device, I've been hunting down ways to possibly load a custom kernel on the i537. I have come across this: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1361943
KEXEC, from my understanding, should allow one to hotboot into a custom linux kernel after the stock kernel has booted.
My idea for using this, would be to start booting the original stock kernel, and then after it has booted and passed the bootloader mess, kexec into the i9295s CM kernel and load CM from there.
Thats a real watered down idea, because it will involve a bit more than just that. At we may have to run CM from images, much the way SafeStrap works. This is to avoid touching the stock system.
KEXEC into an image file containing the CM filesystems.
My biggest question: Would I be wasting my time on this, seeing as I have no hands on with loading kernels? I really want CM on this device, but this would be something I have never done.
Also, we will have to solve some issues with the kexec binary. It does execute, but complains about tmp-mkfs.
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