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[Q] Constant wakelocks with GCM_CONN_ALARM and GCM_CONN (GcmService)

12th May 2014, 09:44 PM |#1  
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My phone (Moto G running stock Android 4.4.2 rooted) NEVER ever gets into deep sleep because of these two deadlocks: GCM_CONN_ALARM and GCM_CONN.

I tried blocking them using Wakelock Terminator (either in Google Play Services or in Android System) but it doesn't seem to do anything at all, either with the keyword filter or the total filter.

The wakelocks only stopped when I disabled GcmService (using the Disable Service app), but now I don't get many notifications (Gmail, Twitter, WhatsApp).

Is there any solution in between? Thanks in advance.
13th May 2014, 11:13 AM |#2  
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Originally Posted by santiagoroza

My phone (Moto G running stock Android 4.4.2 rooted) NEVER ever gets into deep sleep because of these two deadlocks: GCM_CONN_ALARM and GCM_CONN.

I tried blocking them using Wakelock Terminator (either in Google Play Services or in Android System) but it doesn't seem to do anything at all, either with the keyword filter or the total filter.

The wakelocks only stopped when I disabled GcmService (using the Disable Service app), but now I don't get many notifications (Gmail, Twitter, WhatsApp).

Is there any solution in between? Thanks in advance.

Why do you need to go in deep sleep you will miss notifications in deep sleep
9th July 2014, 09:49 PM |#3  
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I have the same wakelock on my Moto X. IS KILLING"my battery. . Anyone got any ideas. .
10th July 2014, 12:52 AM |#4  
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I have the same wakelock on my Moto X. IS KILLING"my battery. . Anyone got any ideas. .

Start uninstalling things like FB, whatsapp, viber, Twitter and so everything that may want to sync periodically.

See if you can filter out what is actually keeping the given service active, thus keeping your device awake.

As a last resort, factory reset and start over.
20th July 2014, 06:11 AM |#5  
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This popped up for me after using my alarm clock. Even after turning off the alarm, it still appears. Did you ever resolve the issue?
11th March 2015, 08:55 AM |#6  
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Nobody has a between solution? Not disabling it nor allowing it to hog our batteries..
10th April 2015, 10:59 AM |#7  
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Originally Posted by santiagoroza

My phone (Moto G running stock Android 4.4.2 rooted) NEVER ever gets into deep sleep because of these two deadlocks: GCM_CONN_ALARM and GCM_CONN.

I tried blocking them using Wakelock Terminator (either in Google Play Services or in Android System) but it doesn't seem to do anything at all, either with the keyword filter or the total filter.

The wakelocks only stopped when I disabled GcmService (using the Disable Service app), but now I don't get many notifications (Gmail, Twitter, WhatsApp).

Is there any solution in between? Thanks in advance.

Use Greenify in Boost mode (works with xposed)
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