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[Q] Any limitations as to what can become a system app?

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By Einsteindks, Senior Member on 6th May 2014, 08:04 AM
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With all the extra room on the system partition, I was thinking about making certain programs a system app, to free up the rest of the phone. Anyone know of any app, in general, that may become a problem when converted to a system app?

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10th May 2014, 07:58 AM |#2  
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With all the extra room on the system partition, I was thinking about making certain programs a system app, to free up the rest of the phone. Anyone know of any app, in general, that may become a problem when converted to a system app?

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None. But keep the stock launcher as sys & any new launchers as data. So a safeboot can save you. Any apps added as sys cannot be disabled by safeboot either.

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Room? Sys or data all the same.
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None. But keep the stock launcher as sys & any new launchers as data. So a safeboot can save you. Any apps added as sys cannot be disabled by safeboot either.

---------- Post added at 10:58 PM ---------- Previous post was at 10:56 PM ----------

Room? Sys or data all the same.

Cool, sweet tip! Only solid-trusted apps would get the special treatment, of course!

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