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[KERNEL][GPL][SM 4.9.2][KK/L][3.4.x] TheArkenstone [N5]

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31st January 2014, 04:18 PM   |  #1  
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FOR 4.4.x Android "L" AOSP and STOCK ROMs ONLY

This kernel is focused on smoothness and stability, no other bu**sh*t or whatever.
Also feel free to discuss anything here, thats fine with me, just please respect each other.

If you're looking for a kernel that is close to stock, then here it is.

Changelog:

- Latest linux Upstream
- Stock Optimized 4.4.x and Android "L" Kernel
- SaberMod 4.9.2
- -Ofast Optimizations
- Graphite Enabled Memory Optimizations
- Cortex A15 Optimizations
- Optimized GPU
- S2W DT2W
- Color Control
- Kexec Patch
- F2FS Support
- faux sound control
- fastcharge

Check SOURCE for detailed changelog

How to's:

- Download Kernel
- Flash it
- Flash ROOT just in case
- Reboot
- B*t*h Slap an iPhone user
- Smile!
- Profit

SOURCE

DOWNLOAD


Special Thanks:

@sparksco SaberMod
@MikeCriggs AOSPAL
@ayysir PAEK Kernel
@ak AK Kernel
@LaboDJ Linaro Kernel
@Info4Geek hubdroid server

And to all Nexus 5 Kernel Devs...
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31st January 2014, 04:20 PM   |  #2  
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[ROM] SimpleAOSP
This is SimpleAOSP rom based on Google AOSP..This ROM is as we want it and this is as Simple as it gets.



Rom Features:

- Cm Theme Chooser with all bug fixes
- Hover with floating window
- Peek
- Auto brightness Configuration
- Advanced Power Menu
- Battery light
- PA QS Tiles Customization
- PA Pie 2.0
- PA recents clear all Button
- PA Battery Icons
- Expandable Volume Panel
- Gapps Backup Script
- IME selector notification Enable/Disable option
- Incoming call in Background
- Incall vibration options
- Integrated Supersu in Settings
- Lokscreen Slider Shortcuts
- Lock screen see through
- Lock screen Blur
- Lock screen wallpaper
- Notification Light Customization
- Nav bar Height customiztion
- Navring shortcuts
- Notification Count
- Quick unlock
- QS swipe to switch
- Quick Settings Pull Down
- Slim Clock customization
- Smooth Progress Bars
- Statusbar Double tap to sleep
- Screenshot: Quick delete
- Status bar: Date/Time actions
- Statusbar brightness control
- Two line layout for statusbar Date/time
- Volume wake/music control/safe headset & cursor control
- etc...

Kernel Features
- Arkenstone kernel features

SimpleAOSP Screenshots





Instruction

* Wipe data/factory reset
* Install zip from sdcard
* Flash Gapps
* Reboot!
* Enjoy

Edit:Regarding Themes...To void any issues...A Reboot is recommended after applying any theme...

Downloads:
ROM Download

Credits
AOSP
CM Team
PA Team
AOSPAL Team
Sparksco
Rascarlo
Gnome
BaNkS
Chochiwpg

Many thanks to kgill7 for an awesome SimpleAOSP wallpaper..

Rom Source: SimpleAOSP
Kernel Source: Arkenstone kernel


CHANGELOGS:


Code:
Changelog 17/07:
  - Merge tag 'android-4.4.4_r2 
  - Added all latest Theme Chooser upstream commits from cm
  - Google Dialer
  - Volume Panel rework design
  - Wake of Power connect/disconnect notification
Changelog 18/07:
Code:
  - Theme Chooser bug fixes
  - Speed up booting on multicore devices.

Changelog 19/07:
Code:
  - Added App Ops
  - Rearranging & organizing of Settings Menu
  - Added Quick boot
  - DownloadManager:Add support pause/resume/stop notifications
  - Parallel shutdown  
  - Theme Chooser bug fixes
  - Add Navigation menu for Telephony
  - Added Chinese Location Lookup
Changelog 22/07:
Clean flash is recommended on this build
Code:
  - PA Pie 2.0 (includes all bug fixes up till date)
  - PIE: Add themeable colors support 
  - Theme chooser upstream commits
  - Hidden Battery Option
  - Long press recents to switch to last app 
  - add switch to last app as navigation ring target 
  - Reset custom user preferences (For Clear all recents,Pie & Long press to switch to last app)
  - On-The-Spot: Add clear all recents button to user preferences.
  - Reimplementation of Navbar height & making it work nicely along with Pie
  - Other fixes here & there in the build
Changelog 24/07:
Code:
  - Network traffic meter 
  - Add battery level around unlock ring 
  - Add missing permission for NavRing kill app, stop fc's 
  - Add fastscroll to the Manage applications screen 
  - Theme Chooser upstream fixes
Changelog 28/07:
Code:
  - Framework: Make the dialog divider color themeable 
  - SystemUI: Allow themeing of the "no recents" label 
  - SystemUI: Seperate system bar BGs for themes 
  - Added some more upstream theme chooser commits
  - Hover Master Switch 
  - Status bar activity indicators settings 
  - Option to enable Notification Light when screen is on 
  - instant led test 
  - Navbar Custom Glow Time
  - incallui: make navigation bar translucent + other fixes
Changelog 29/07:
Code:
Build:
  - Dropped CM Calculator
  - Dropped CM LatinIME
  - Development shortcut in StatusBar and Recent Panel 
  - Make incoming call screen style configurable
  - Don't expand the contact picture behind the call buttons during call. 
  - SystemUI: Follow CM changes for system bars [PS3] 
  - Status bar activity indicators settings 
  - HOVER: Fix status bar icon size 
  - Some more cm theme choose upstream fixes
Changelog 8/08:
Code:
Build:
  - Fake ID vulnerability fix
  - Quickpulldown PA Style 
  - Hardcode quick pulldown from right status bar side. 
  - frameworks/base: Update quick launch shortcut icons/resources 
  - Hover: exclude from insecure lockscreen (1/2) 
  - Added some more upstream theme chooser commits
  - Port "Framework Track Control : Switch from broadcast to audio service" 
  - Lockscreen VolCtrls : Don't raise volume on skipTrack 
  - Disable safe headset volume warning 
  - VolumePanel: Fix Theme Engine support with On-The-Spot dialog 
  - Allow translucent navigation bar in landscape mode. 
  - Launch Heads Up in floating window
  - Remove Slim QuietHours
  - Framework: Show advanced reboot menu only if device is unlocked 
  - Fix hot reboot in powermenu
Changelog 11/08:
Code:
Build:
  - Add NFC QuickSettings Tile 
  - HOVER: touch to hide
  - Frameworks: bring back all lockscreen Widget Settings 
  - Framework: disable keyguard widget frame
  - Framework/base: Lockscreen maximized widgets 
  - TrafficMeter: added option for auto-hiding on inactivity 
  - QuickSwipe: swipe anywhere to flip 
  - Quicksettings: Fix battery tile showing 0% in certain conditions 
  - Quicksettings: Update all of the battery tile, not just mModel refresh 
  - Volume Rocker: Hardcode music track seek option
  - Revert: Headsup
  - MultiUser: Bring support to our features 
  - Prevent lock/unlock sound during music playback 
  - Added some more upstream theme chooser commits
  - Frameworks: Increasing Ringtone 
  - Frameworks: Advanced low battery indicator options (1/2) 
  - Theme card lockscreen targets 
  - AppOps: Improve listing of apps 
  - Themeable pager tab strip 
  - Blacklist: Avoid crash when dialog dismissed via back button.
Changelog 14/08::
Code:
Build:
  - Base: Blacklist support
  - HOVER: A few improvements
  - ProximityWake: Squash and port from CyanogenMod
  - Base: Configurable rotation
  - Swap volume buttons when the screen is rotated by 90 or 180 degrees
  - Add an option to change the device hostname (1/2).
  - QuickSettings: onlongclick: Change autorotation tile longpress to enter display settings
  - Bring back Quiet Hours
  - Quicksettings: Update all of the battery tile, not just mModel refresh
  - Added some more upstream Theme Engine commits
  - Settings: add development animation transition mode 0.75
  - Settings: correct 0.75 animation scale for other lanuages and add 0.25
Changelog Build 1-9::
Code:
Build:
  - Open Delta Ota Updates
  - JustArchiBuild Optimizations
  - Switched to SaberMod Toolchain 4.8 for Rom
  - Switched to cm Bionic
  - Quick launch powerMenu action 
  - Use java.util.Objects instead on internal API 
  - Network traffic color option
  - Over scroll effects
  - Add screen recorder
  - Quicksettings: Add separate dimension for dual switch icon 
  - Upstream Theme Engine commits
  - ProtectedApps pattern lock fixes
Changelog Build 11::
Code:
Build:
  - TeloRadio 
  - TeloRadio: optimizations 
  - SystemUI: hide up arrow NavRing indicator if no targets present 
  - TrafficMeter: fix monitor visibility when wifi or mobile data is disabled
  - Upstream Theme Engine commits
  - Fix SuperSU and SuperUser hiding 
  - Revert "Allow changing theme to Holo.Light without crashing" 
  - Settings: Remove leftover from old theme chooser 
  - Settings: Fix alignment of print settings icon 
  - Update to new adreno drivers (08.08.2014) (Thanks@lichti1901)
  - Add G3 Bionic Patch 
  - Add Z2 Dalvik Patch 
  - Replace deprecated string resources. 
  - Allow blacklisting calls from call log detail menu. 
  - Blacklist:Fix Dialer FC
Changelog Build 12::
Code:
Build:
  - NavigationBar Customization 
  - TrafficMeter: fix monitor visibility when wifi or mobile data is disabled 
  - SystemUI: NavbarEditor: Fix saveKeys logic 
  - Fix glitch appearing when using translucent system bars in landscape. 
  - Upstream Theme Engine commits
  - BootMessage: show more info in boot dialog 
  - Merged French translations
  - Hover: Fix switch state being out of sync. 
  - Peek: Actionbar Switch 
  - See through: Actionbar switch 
  - DeskClock:  Add a few layout color redirections for Theme Chooser

Changelog Build 13::
Code:
Build:
  - Add Percent only Battery icon 
  - Remove CM VoicePlus
  - Revert:NavigationBar Customization
  - Add Italian translations
  - Upstream Theme Engine commits
  - Update French translations
  - Fix translucent navigation bar layout on tablets in landscape. 
  - Reworked Quiet Hours (Bringing it inline with Omnirom)
  - DocumentsUI: Add a standalone File Manager 
  - DocumentsUI: Add all bug fixes
Changelog Build 14::
Code:
Build:
  - Extend SwipeHelper to support vertical gestures 
  - HOVER: Implement hide only on swipe up 
  - Hover:Long Press Actions (Long Press on hover button opens Hover Settings)
  - Add option to Restart SystemUI to Development Settings 
  - Keyguard: do not play sounds while phone call is active 
  - NFC: getNdefMessage() should throw exception if no tag in field. 
  - Revert:NavigationBar Customization
  - Add Spanish translations 
  - Upstream Theme Engine commits
  - Update French translations
  - Keyguard: update correctly track title and info if screen turns on 
  - Fix problem where PhoneWindowManager waits for keyguard to draw 
  - libhwui: Fix a native crash with patch caching 
  - show LTE instead of 4G
Changelog Build 15::
Code:
Build:
  - National Data Roaming
  - Pie Settings
  - Pie tile: add LongClick to go to Pie settings 
  - Rotation tile: Longclick action
  - Percent Battery: Add charging Animation 
  - Only show status bar blocker view if nav bar is translucent. 
  - Upstream Theme Engine commits
Build 16 Change log:
Code:
-  On-The-Spot: Add Gif support 
-  Update Pie QS Icons 
-  Update the volume panel color to match Hover 
-  Upstream Theme engine commits
-  Option to hide Adb notification icon
-  Battery light rework (Battery led colors can be configured now)
-  Settings: Use a seekbar preference to allow setting arbitrary animation scale values
-  Open app when clicking on icon in App Info screen 
-  Clock on lockscreen
-  ART: Picked up some commits from master
-  InCallUI: Tweak button background color value (Used black color for 'classic incoming call screen style')

-  Kernel: Linux 3.4.104
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31st January 2014, 04:27 PM   |  #3  
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Very smooth my friend!!

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Sweet! Running well!

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Let us know any feedback possible =)

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Added a new test kernel. Just checkout the downloads folder.
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Smoother than the previous test well done mate
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Smoother than the previous test well done mate
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Thanks mate! Hopefully a lot would try it..
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Just letting you guys know. I'm testing a new build and got 90% Deep Sleep on the kernel. Hope you all are trying this out.



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Its pretty awesome. gnome made awesome ROM's on the N4, just waiting on him to get the N5

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