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I like OmniRom on my Note II, But I miss very important feature when I change from CyanogenMod to OmniRom, "Privacy Guard".

I know that there is "App Permissions" option in Settings, but privacy guard is easy and fast, I mean control permission for every single app is difficult.

I hope Omni team add this feature in next update.

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Do you use Xposed? If so have you tried Xprivacy?

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I like OmniRom on my Note II, But I miss very important feature when I change from CyanogenMod to OmniRom, "Privacy Guard".

I know that there is "App Permissions" option in Settings, but privacy guard is easy and fast, I mean control permission for every single app is difficult.

I hope Omni team add this feature in next update.

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Yeah I miss that to. Just set privacy guard enabled by default for new apps and forget about it. Its a neat feature
Also the permission is not blocked, the app just recieve empty sms, contacts, call history etc.
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it's the best permission manager around, no doubt.
but it's waaaay too complicated for people who just want simple privacy switch.
I think it's a good idea since I do plan on installing Omni on my girlfriend's N4, and she currently uses CM's Privacy Guard and loves it.
 
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I think privacy and firewall functions shouldn't require external apps. Omni should offer the same level of detail and power
 
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I think privacy and firewall functions shouldn't require external apps. Omni should offer the same level of detail and power
And I'm sure they will. Take a look at their blog. You have to remember that Omni is still a young project, and they can't code these features over night.

http://omnirom.org/general/omnirom-2013-year-review/



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