*** Disclaimer All flashing is done at your own risk! While nothing from this thread should break your device, don't come back here blaming anyone if it does!
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Ported from the latest release for the Google Play Edition (GPE) - Software version 4.04.1700.6, Android 5.1.
- Busybox added
- init.d support
- External SD card symlinked to /storage/sdcard1 for full AOSP/application compatibility
- Download ROM.
- Verify md5sum.
- Boot into custom recovery.
- Wipe/Factory Reset.
- Flash ROM.
- Reboot device.
- Skip activation process on initial boot, this is for GSM phones only.
Current changelog: 20 July 2015
- Added Play Store compatibility for Sense apps (can be installed, but may not work - for Sense Home, use Xposed + Sensify)
- Reduced size of dtb in boot.img (back-end fix)
- Rebased to 4.04.1700.6
- Added F2FS compatibility for /cache, /data & /system
- Added BeyondStock kernel as default (for MultiROM and f2fs support)
- Fixed SMS/MMS issues (hopefully!)
- Fixed tethering (if dirty flashing, you must delete telephony database as described here)
- Added Sprint VVM (is uninstallable)
changelog: 23rd May 2015
- updated to Android 5.1
- Base updated to Android 4.4.4 (Software version: 2.12.1700.1)
- Updated GravityBox to latest version
- Added Sprint VVM
- Deodexed only (now ART-compatible)
- Added latest GravityBox
- Updated to latest SuperSU
- SIM card error
Sprint M8 - GPE Port - 4.04.1700.6 - Android 5.1 | Mirror
None for current build
(for prior builds)
Advanced Power Menu (APM) & services.jar w/signature checks disabled (4.4.3) - thanks @williamfold
Advanced Power Menu (APM)/services.jar w/signature checks disabled - (4.4.3, pre-ART-compatible) - thanks @williamfold
None for current build
(for prior builds)
Gray Background Fix (4.4.3) - This fixes the light gray background for the volume display, power menu & other dialog boxes that were discolored. This fix is built into the latest version.
Framework/Data Fix (4.4.2) - Fixes phone calls and mobile network settings on original ROM. This file will not work on the latest version, but this fix has been incorporated into the latest version.
Q: How do I update profile/PRL on this ROM?
Q: I can't find Developer options. Where are they?
Q: I toggled Mobile Network in the Quick Settings and now I have no data connection. How to fix?
Q: I tried switching to ART in Developer options, but when it rebooted, it was set back to Dalvik. How do I get ART to stick?
Q: Can I use a custom kernel with this ROM?
@graffixnyc for the GPE RUU @digitalhigh for general help & his Verizon port @tjeeeeee for early testing and initially creating the thread @williamfold for figuring out camera lag fix CM team for kernel source for working camera @Chainfire for SuperSU @Stericson for Busybox @JustArchi for Archidroid init.d and ArchiKitchen @osm0sis for Android Image Kitchen @rovo89 for Xposed framework/installer @C3C076 for GravityBox @craigacgomez for thunderkat source for Exchange security mod @flar2 for ElementalX GPE kernel @savoca for help to build a custom dtb image @MTsol for uploading the 4.4.4 OTA file
Sprint M8 GPE 5.1, ROM for the Sprint HTC One (M8)
Captain_Throwback, tuxattack80, tjeeeeee, digitalhigh, graffixnyc, HolyAngel
ROM OS Version: 5.1.x Lollipop
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.4.x
Based On: M8 Google Play Edition
Current Stable Version: Final
Stable Release Date: 2015-07-20
Last Updated 2015-07-23