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28th January 2014, 07:37 AM   |  #1  
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Hey guys. My gs3 is running jellybean 4.3 and its rooted with saferoot. Everything is fine but I want a little more performance. Is there a way I can flash a custom kernel and make it faster or do I have to flash a ROM and then flash the kernel with safestrap? Any help will be great

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28th January 2014, 07:48 AM   |  #2  
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If my understanding is correct no u cant.. Since u took the 4.3OTA u can flash TW custom rom but also flash the stock kernel.

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29th January 2014, 05:22 AM   |  #3  
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If my understanding is correct no u cant.. Since u took the 4.3OTA u can flash TW custom rom but also flash the stock kernel.

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Even though I took the 4.3 ota. I can only flash custom tw roms is that correct?

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29th January 2014, 05:23 AM   |  #4  
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Yes with safetrap.. After i flash the TW rom u gotta flash the stock kernel. In same session. I haven't done it myself but ive been reading on it so my bro can do it

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29th January 2014, 05:38 AM   |  #5  
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Yes with safetrap.. After i flash the TW rom u gotta flash the stock kernel. In same session. I haven't done it myself but ive been reading on it so my bro can do it

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You need to flash the kernel modules, you don't mess with the kernel at all. It'll brick the phone.

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29th January 2014, 05:44 AM   |  #6  
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Ok keynel modules not kernel itself.. Ill add to my sticky notes

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29th January 2014, 06:00 AM   |  #7  
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You need to flash the kernel modules, you don't mess with the kernel at all. It'll brick the phone.

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Well yep. I made sure that I flash the kernel modules. But it does work I've already tried flashing another ROM and it worked.but I liked not having ss

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