This thread is about sharing tricks about porting Android on new devices, and in particular how to reverse-engineer proprietary files with specific tools. Specifically, I'll use my experience on the camera part of the HTC ChaCha as a...
So there it is. It incorporates two workarounds:
gr_init() called twice to fix the black screen problem
small kernel patch to allow param.ko to update params.blk inside /mnt/.lfs before rebooting
This is very preliminary work. I can not provid...
Walking in the great footsteps of Rebellos and Adam, I tried the USB serial port hack on the S3 Mini, with great success.
- one USB to 3.3 UART converter, I use http://dx.com/p/usb-to-uart-5-pin-cp2102-module-serial-convert...
I really like the stock ROM and wanted to keep it, but decided to removed the bloatware. I got root with g2_security, remounted rw and proceeded to disabled all apk and enable them on a case by case basis. Here is the result, which you can use for...
This is a very simple how-to for disabling that nerve wrecking startup sound that can not be disabled in the parameters:
Method 1 (root required)
1. root your phone with any rooted system.img
2. run the following commands: