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[Q] a2sd not working properly

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9th January 2014, 03:43 PM   |  #1  
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when i install custom rom and start a2sd script from terminal emulator its work but when i reboot my phone all installed apps gone and ext partition not showing.
pls help..
9th January 2014, 03:54 PM   |  #2  
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Could u post more info?
Rom, hboot, recovery?
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More importantly how did you partition your sdcard?

Should be done only with 4EXT recovery or gparted, not clockworkmod or minitool
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slim vj rom & bravo alphaspl sense hboot 180-40-217 hboot
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Could u post more info?
Rom, hboot, recovery?

i use slim vj rom & bravo alphaspl sense hboot 180mb system 40mb cache & 217mb data & 4ext recovery
10th January 2014, 06:43 PM   |  #5  
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i created ext4 partition with 4ext recovery
[QUOTE=eddiehk6;49275223]More importantly how did you partition your sdcard?

Should

i created a 512mb ext4 partition via 4ext recovery
10th January 2014, 07:41 PM   |  #6  
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[QUOTE=ranjodhricky;49308566]
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More importantly how did you partition your sdcard?

Should

i created a 512mb ext4 partition via 4ext recovery

hmm strange you created it using the right recovery.

The ext partition won't show up in your internal memory (i.e. it won't read 217MB + 512MB) but the sd-ext should store your apps and dalvik if you activated with A2SD with Y N Y

However, 512MB is very small, if you have enough apps it will fill up quite quickly. I'd recommend:

- backup sd card
- repartition with maximum 2GB ext4 partition, no swap (1.5GB is enough normally)
- full wipe and reinstall ROM, activate A2SD
- restore apps

Check your partition is filling up with an app like 'DiskUsage'
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Try mount2sd and then verify it is enabled by checking overview in titanium backup.

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11th January 2014, 01:01 AM   |  #8  
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Mounts2SD doesn't work with 4.2.2. I tried it.. or maybe I didn't do it right.
It only worked on GB for me..
but instead of the
a2sd install y>n>y
I did
a2sd xdata
Works like a charm
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Thumbs up i use only 10 to 15 apps
actully bro i used only some apps that used only 350mb space some time ext partition show in app manager but after rebooting its gone.
now i use Link2sd app & its working properly
Sorry for bad english & thanks bro.

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