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I have a proposal that might get a good bit of hate but I want to see If any devs would work with me on it.


I want a port if HTC Sense 6 to the N5.

But can It even happen? I mean you see stock ported all the time but could you port something like sense?
 
 
25th March 2014, 10:59 PM |#2  
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That would be awesome

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25th March 2014, 11:04 PM |#3  
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Spread the word if you want it to happen get devs involved!!

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26th March 2014, 05:15 AM |#4  
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I have a proposal that might get a good bit of hate but I want to see If any devs would work with me on it.


I want a port if HTC Sense 6 to the N5.

But can It even happen? I mean you see stock ported all the time but could you port something like sense?

I was watching a review on the new HTC One, and Sense is beautiful. I would love this.

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27th March 2014, 05:23 PM |#5  
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Good luck.

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27th March 2014, 05:34 PM |#6  
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Originally Posted by GhostSoldier_US

I have a proposal that might get a good bit of hate but I want to see If any devs would work with me on it.


I want a port if HTC Sense 6 to the N5.

But can It even happen? I mean you see stock ported all the time but could you port something like sense?

"stock" doesnt get ported to any nexus device, since they run "stock" default. to port sense to a nexus is extremely hard as it needs htc's framework, and if it does happen it would be partially if any bit at all. this will take lots of time and effort! and considering sense is not open source, you will not have any direct access to its code. anyways, considering that people are still trying to port the last version of sense, i wish you good luck.
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27th March 2014, 05:54 PM |#7  
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I encourage all development but this might be quite difficult with closed sources and the framework. If XpLoDWilD can hack into the snap dragon processor and enable always listening from the low powered core then this is possible as well. I doubt devs of that caliber will focus on porting sense to a specific device non htc device though.

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well, you need damn good smali and hex knowledge, as you need to modify the bootstrap in a special lib and add support for s800 ://
it is possible but hard to achieve (well, last word is maybe incorrect, im sorry for that :P)

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I doubt that you will ever see it happen. Which is too bad because of all of the different overlays Sense is by far the best. Unfortunately HTC is not particularly forthcoming with the source code for, well....anything. Having come from the Amaze (Ruby) HTC proved to be very difficult to deal with.
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this would be amazing.. loved sense 6 the second I saw it.. but it would be great even if I got a kind of launcher at least. Stock android is great too

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