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Ported for CDMA from the latest release for the Google Play Edition (GPE) - Software version 5.07.1700.9, Android 6.0.
- Rooted version available
Current changelog: 12 January 2016
- Added "Sensified" version - details here
changelog: 21 December 2015
- Added Verizon-compatible "CDMA Edition" (allows install on Verizon devices, but not sure about full functionality - need feedback)
- Rebased to 5.07.1700.8 (includes December 1, 2015 Google security updates)
- Root removed for now, as there are multiple options that can be flashed via recovery (see: seSuperuser & SuperSU)
- Busybox not included (Flashable version available by @osm0sis that supports SuperSU systemless root here)
- f2fs support added
- BeyondStockᵀᴹ kernel added by default - supports MultiROM and f2fs
- ROM changed to sparse_dat format (thanks @SuperR. for SuperR's Kitchen)
changelog: 17 November 2015 (v3)
- [Fix] adb offline error (v2)
- [Add] Bind mount script for bind mounting files from /su to /system (currently used for CDMA GPS config) (v3)
- Rebased to 5.07.1700.6
- Uses @sun_dream's GPE kernel
- System root (standard) and systemless root (experimental) options available via SuperSU
- Busybox only available on systemless root version (binary only, applet symlinks not installed)
- Sprint-specific blobs currently unavailable
- wp_mod to disable system write protection
- Rebased to 4.04.1700.10
- BeyondStock kernel & f2fs compatibility added
- Added Sprint-specific blobs and props to base
- Rebased to 4.04.1700.9 (includes fix for stagefright vulnerability)
- Removed extra symlink for external SD (causes issues w/Google Play Music)
- Removed BeyondStock kernel & f2fs compatibility (was anyone even using this?)
- Removed Play Store compatibility for Sense apps (Xposed + Sensify can do this)
- Added support for RingPlus and Ting MVNOs to APNs
- Added Play Store compatibility for Sense apps (can be installed, but may not work - for Sense Home, use Xposed + Sensify)
- Reduced size of dtb in boot.img (back-end fix)
- Rebased to 4.04.1700.6
- Added F2FS compatibility for /cache, /data & /system
- Added BeyondStock kernel as default (for MultiROM and f2fs support)
- Fixed SMS/MMS issues (hopefully!)
- Fixed tethering (if dirty flashing, you must delete telephony database as described here)
- Added Sprint VVM (is uninstallable)
- updated to Android 5.1
- Base updated to Android 4.4.4 (Software version: 2.12.1700.1)
- Updated GravityBox to latest version
- Added Sprint VVM
- Deodexed only (now ART-compatible)
- Added latest GravityBox
- Updated to latest SuperSU
- SIM card error
- Once done flashing the rom you may be asked by TWRP to install root because it doesn't detect root installed. DO NOT install root this way as that version of SuperSU is outdated and will not allow your device to boot.
- As of the 14 December 2015 ROM,
Root andBusybox have been removed (for now)
UPDATE: A rooted version has been added with the 6 January 2016 ROM
- Pressing the "Carrier Settings" option in Cellular network settings causes the phone app to force close and briefly disconnects mobile network
- Voicemail number in Phone Settings is not preset
M8 CDMA Sensified GPE Port - 5.07.1700.9 - Android 6.0 - ROOTED | Mirror (BasketBuild)
M8 CDMA GPE Port - 5.07.1700.9 - Android 6.0 - ROOTED
M8 CDMA GPE Port - 5.07.1700.9 - Android 6.0
Sprint M8 - GPE Port - 5.07.1700.8 - Android 6.0 | Mirror (BasketBuild)
Sprint M8 - GPE Port - 5.07.1700.6 - Android 6.0 | Mirror 1 (BB) | Mirror 2 (AFH)
Sprint M8 - GPE Port - 4.04.1700.10 - Android 5.1 | Mirror 1 | Mirror 2
Sprint M8 - GPE Port - 4.04.1700.9 - Android 5.1 | Mirror
Sprint M8 - GPE Port - 4.04.1700.6 - Android 5.1 | Mirror
GPE Sprint M8 v1.0 - Android 5.1
GPE Sprint M8 v1.0.0 - Android 5.0.1
To gain native experimental multi-window mode add the following edit to build.prop:
(Edit entry to show)ro.build.type=userdebug
Boot to recovery, wipe caches, reboot system.
Then enable the option under developer options and Enjoy!!!
Native systemUI tuner
To gain systemUI tuner press and hold the settings gear icon in notifications drop down verify that gear is spinning. Hold for 2-3 seconds and let go...wolla you should now see systemUI tuner in the settings menu.
(for prior builds)
Advanced Power Menu/Ambient Display (5.1 - 4.04.1700.10)
BeyondStockᵀᴹ kernel w/f2fs (5.1 - 4.04.1700.6+)
E-mail w/Exchange Security Disabled (4.4.3)
Advanced Power Menu (APM) & services.jar w/signature checks disabled (4.4.3) - thanks @williamfold
Advanced Power Menu (APM)/services.jar w/signature checks disabled - (4.4.3, pre-ART-compatible) - thanks @williamfold
None for current build
(for prior builds)
Gray Background Fix (4.4.3) - This fixes the light gray background for the volume display, power menu & other dialog boxes that were discolored. This fix is built into the latest version.
Framework/Data Fix (4.4.2) - Fixes phone calls and mobile network settings on original ROM. This file will not work on the latest version, but this fix has been incorporated into the latest version.
Q: I just got an OTA update notification. Can/should I take it?
Q: How do I update profile/PRL on this ROM?
Q: I can't find Developer options. Where are they?
Q: I toggled Mobile Network in the Quick Settings and now I have no data connection. How to fix?
Q: I tried switching to ART in Developer options, but when it rebooted, it was set back to Dalvik. How do I get ART to stick?
Q: Can I use a custom kernel with this ROM?
@graffixnyc for the GPE RUU @digitalhigh for general help & his Verizon port @tjeeeeee for early testing and initially creating the thread @williamfold for figuring out camera lag fix CM team for kernel source for working camera @Chainfire for SuperSU @Stericson for Busybox @JustArchi for Archidroid init.d and ArchiKitchen @osm0sis for Android Image Kitchen @rovo89 for Xposed framework/installer @C3C076 for GravityBox @craigacgomez for thunderkat source for Exchange security mod @flar2 for ElementalX GPE kernel @savoca for help to build a custom dtb image @MTsol for uploading the 4.4.4 OTA file
CDMA M8 GPE Port, ROM for the Sprint HTC One (M8)
Captain_Throwback, tuxattack80, tjeeeeee, digitalhigh, graffixnyc, HolyAngel
Source Code: https://github.com/CaptainThrowback/kernel_htc_m8gpe
ROM OS Version: 6.0.x Marshmallow
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.4.x
ROM Firmware Required: 5.0.2 Sense
Based On: M8 Google Play Edition
Current Stable Version: 5.07.1700.9
Stable Release Date: 2016-01-06
Last Updated 2016-01-28