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[Q] Smart Cover On Mahdi. Not working even with the last update

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24th January 2014, 09:39 AM   |  #1  
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Hey there,

I just started to use Mahdi ROM on my gpad this week, and I find it great for the moment the only thing is that i can't get the smart cover to work....
Any ideas ?
24th January 2014, 10:33 AM   |  #2  
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It works but for me opening cover only turns on the screen but does not unlock it.
Also the IVSO cover I use seems to have magnets all over and when I fold the front cover over the back the magnets close the lcd screen so I have to leave it open and hanging which is less than idral

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24th January 2014, 01:07 PM   |  #3  
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Originally Posted by Canadoc

It works but for me opening cover only turns on the screen but does not unlock it.
Also the IVSO cover I use seems to have magnets all over and when I fold the front cover over the back the magnets close the lcd screen so I have to leave it open and hanging which is less than idral

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I'm using the latest Mahdi update along with the IVSO cover and it's working flawlessly. It unlocks and locks immediately when opening and closing the cover.
24th January 2014, 02:47 PM   |  #4  
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Do you use a lock screen

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24th January 2014, 03:18 PM   |  #5  
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Do you use a lock screen

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Yes, the AOSP lockscreen without any security.
25th January 2014, 03:42 AM   |  #6  
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Yes, the AOSP lockscreen without any security.

When i have it on slide to unlock when opening the cover the screen lights up but i am on the lockscreen and must swipe to unlock it.
When I was on the stock LG ROM, this was not the default behavior, it would unlock straight into the home screen when opening the cover.
25th January 2014, 05:03 AM   |  #7  
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I'm running the lockscreen that come with the ROM with swipe to unlock. Is there any settings for the smart cover ?

Edit : I'm running Dyn.Kernel r2
Last edited by lepolak; 25th January 2014 at 05:51 AM.
25th January 2014, 07:25 AM   |  #8  
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Originally Posted by lepolak

I'm running the lockscreen that come with the ROM with swipe to unlock. Is there any settings for the smart cover ?

Edit : I'm running Dyn.Kernel r2

Running CM11 latest nightly with IVSO cover, I was able to use the smart cover until I flashed Dyn.Kernel r2 kernel to it. I then thought that the other kernel (GPE port) might restore the functionality, nope. It seems like the different kernels are breaking smart cover compatibility somehow. I can only assume the same thing is happening with Mahdi and its CM dependencies.
25th January 2014, 07:44 AM   |  #9  
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Running CM11 latest nightly with IVSO cover, I was able to use the smart cover until I flashed Dyn.Kernel r2 kernel to it. I then thought that the other kernel (GPE port) might restore the functionality, nope. It seems like the different kernels are breaking smart cover compatibility somehow. I can only assume the same thing is happening with Mahdi and its CM dependencies.

Too bad because i like this kernel ....

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