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[Q] Question about my MK2 and AOSP Google Edition

18th April 2014, 03:08 AM |#1  
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Hello, Androiders! I've been trying to get AOSP Google Edition by Danvdh as described in this thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2643031 installed on my Verizon Galaxy S4.

My phone specs are as follows:
Model Number: SCH-I545
Android Version: 4.3
Baseband Version: I545VRUEMK2
(please let me know if more info necessary!)

So far I have successfully rooted my phone using the saferoot method here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2565758

Next I tried running loki_flash and recovery.lok via the Terminal Emulator on my phone, but it returned a wrong version error. Further reading suggests that loki does not work with my phone, with safestrap being the alternative. Danvdh notes that safestrap will not work with his ROM.

Does that mean that I am out of luck?
 
 
18th April 2014, 03:36 AM |#2  
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Originally Posted by forte647

Hello, Androiders! I've been trying to get AOSP Google Edition by Danvdh as described in this thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2643031 installed on my Verizon Galaxy S4.

My phone specs are as follows:
Model Number: SCH-I545
Android Version: 4.3
Baseband Version: I545VRUEMK2
(please let me know if more info necessary!)

So far I have successfully rooted my phone using the saferoot method here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2565758

Next I tried running loki_flash and recovery.lok via the Terminal Emulator on my phone, but it returned a wrong version error. Further reading suggests that loki does not work with my phone, with safestrap being the alternative. Danvdh notes that safestrap will not work with his ROM.

Does that mean that I am out of luck?

You can't run that ROM. Your only recovery option Is SafeStrap and that only allows for Touchwiz based roms.


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---------- Post added at 10:36 PM ---------- Previous post was at 10:35 PM ----------

Here's a good link to start with
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2606501

SafeStrap link coming....
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2441441

Sent from my SCH-I545 using Xparent Blue Tapatalk 2
18th April 2014, 06:15 AM |#3  
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Originally Posted by Mistertac

You can't run that ROM. Your only recovery option Is SafeStrap and that only allows for Touchwiz based roms.


Sent from my SCH-I545 using Xparent Blue Tapatalk 2

---------- Post added at 10:36 PM ---------- Previous post was at 10:35 PM ----------

Here's a good link to start with
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2606501

SafeStrap link coming....
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2441441

Sent from my SCH-I545 using Xparent Blue Tapatalk 2


Thanks for the links! Reading through now...
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