Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,739,332 Members 53,034 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] a2sd not working properly

Tip us?
 
ranjodhricky
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 5
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Amritsar
Default [Q] a2sd not working properly

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..
 
SaySayonara
Old
#2  
SaySayonara's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 34
Posts: 132
Join Date: May 2013
Could u post more info?
Rom, hboot, recovery?
 
eddiehk6
Old
#3  
eddiehk6's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 552
Posts: 1,306
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: London
More importantly how did you partition your sdcard?

Should be done only with 4EXT recovery or gparted, not clockworkmod or minitool
Device: Nexus 5 | ROM: SlimKat | Recovery: PhilZ Touch
Retired: HTC Desire
_____________________________________________
let's all try to get along ...but remember to search first...
 
ranjodhricky
Old
#4  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 5
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Amritsar
Default slim vj rom & bravo alphaspl sense hboot 180-40-217 hboot

Quote:
Originally Posted by SaySayonara View Post
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
 
ranjodhricky
Old
#5  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 5
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Amritsar
Default 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
 
eddiehk6
Old
#6  
eddiehk6's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 552
Posts: 1,306
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: London
[QUOTE=ranjodhricky;49308566]
Quote:
Originally Posted by eddiehk6 View Post
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'
Device: Nexus 5 | ROM: SlimKat | Recovery: PhilZ Touch
Retired: HTC Desire
_____________________________________________
let's all try to get along ...but remember to search first...
The Following User Says Thank You to eddiehk6 For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
kostelo
Old
#7  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 52
Posts: 239
Join Date: Apr 2011
Try mount2sd and then verify it is enabled by checking overview in titanium backup.

Tapatalked from tablet.
HTC Desire - Rooted - S-Off - CM7r2 HBOOT - 4ExtRecovery - Evervolv Nightly KK 4.4.3
 
SaySayonara
Old
#8  
SaySayonara's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 34
Posts: 132
Join Date: May 2013
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
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	uploadfromtaptalk1389398442710.jpg
Views:	29
Size:	39.6 KB
ID:	2507575   Click image for larger version

Name:	uploadfromtaptalk1389398459545.jpg
Views:	26
Size:	73.1 KB
ID:	2507576  
The Following User Says Thank You to SaySayonara For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
ranjodhricky
Old
#9  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 5
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Amritsar
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.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


XDA PORTAL POSTS

Device Review: OnePlus One

Seemingly every day, there are a bunch of new devices being released. Some are budget devices and some are … more

Browse the Internet with the Innovative Atlas Web Browser

For the most part, Chrome, Firefox, and Dolphin Browser have no real rivals among … more

Choose from Over a Thousand Battery Styles with 3Minit Battery Mod

The battery style in stock Android looks pretty dull. It doesn’t … more

Organize Your Cloud Storage Files with Unclouded

Cloud storage services like Dropbox or Google Drive have grown in popularity dramatically … more