I've been finding DHCP was fairly slow on Android, and I took a quick look at what could be done.
cf http://cafbit.com/entry/rapid_dhcp_or_how_do for the theoritical details
The actual patch is partly from chromiumos, and 5 trivial lines from...
IT MIGHT BRICK YOUR DEVICE.
Always ensure you have a way back.
I'm the author of a fork of Koush's Superuser, to handle SELinux: https://github.com/seSuperuser/Superuser
It is in early-stage, but thanks to recent events related to SuperSU, ...
I'll try to answer to the various questions I've seen about difference between "standard Linux" root, and an Android root.
The basic idea is that if you think a desktop Linux is architecturally secure, then you're ****ing wrong. If Linux is not...
Not much activity here, but a lot on my side.
Android 6.0 is now out, with its new SELinux policy, which makes it impossible to update the policy after the boot, and dm-verity becomes mandatory (so no /system change without boot.img)
I'm thus tota...
same thing happen to me today.
I added a v4, which should fix this (though it's potentielly less optimized)
First patch sent to AOSP: