Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,768,101 Members 43,055 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

How stable is Xposed on the GS5?

Tip us?
 
Br4nd3n
Old
#1  
Br4nd3n's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 59
Posts: 233
Join Date: Sep 2013
Default How stable is Xposed on the GS5?

I just rooted with Towel root and did all the goodies (debloated, etc). I'd like to use Xposed for Gravity box or Wanam. I noticed some threads are complaints about the phone acting up after installing the framework, others say it's module associated.

Curious to how stable the framework is. Is anyone experiencing anything without running any modules, or with Wanam/Gravitybox?

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
 
DedNyte
Old
#2  
DedNyte's Avatar
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 23
Join Date: Jun 2014
Nothing wrong with me so far

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Free mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1403498913250.jpg
Views:	219
Size:	37.2 KB
ID:	2812922  
 
rbedell
Old
#3  
rbedell's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 152
Posts: 418
Join Date: Jul 2012
Same here. All is good using wannam and Exposed G-Touchwiz

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using Tapatalk
 
bookmonke
Old
#4  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 27
Posts: 125
Join Date: Dec 2011
Depends on what you want, I did the Xposed and Wanam, but lost private mode and S health. They worked fine but I do use the S health, so waiting to see if someone can get them all playing well together.
 
UnhoIy
Old
#5  
UnhoIy's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 114
Posts: 323
Join Date: Dec 2012
I have no issues with anything. Bloat gone and Knox disabled. I didn't buy the S5 for all of Samsung's gimmicky features, so I don't care if they're there or not.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1403547390283.jpg
Views:	138
Size:	65.7 KB
ID:	2813832  
Got a question? Ask one of these guys first

 
freebee269
Old
#6  
freebee269's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 418
Posts: 847
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Kalamazoo

 
DONATE TO ME
Quote:
Originally Posted by bookmonke View Post
Depends on what you want, I did the Xposed and Wanam, but lost private mode and S health. They worked fine but I do use the S health, so waiting to see if someone can get them all playing well together.
this is what you do to get s health to work:


Make sure the Xposed isn’t installed.
We need to change build.prop file inside the system partition, you can also get it done manually by using a file manager app or get a build prop editor on play store.
Once you find the build.prop file, look for the “ro.securestorage.support=true” line.
Now change the line to “ro.securestorage.support=false”.
Install the Xposed framework again.
The final step is wiping S Health app data, head to System -> App Manager -> ALL -> S Health then wipes the data. Now your Galaxy S5 should be able to runs Xposed framework and S Health simultaneously without any problems.
Link to my Dev Host Files = http://d-h.st/users/freebee269


 
shortydoggg
Old
#7  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 279
Posts: 762
Join Date: Apr 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by UnhoIy View Post
I have no issues with anything. Bloat gone and Knox disabled. I didn't buy the S5 for all of Samsung's gimmicky features, so I don't care if they're there or not.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
Private mode works too, correct?

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
Remember, root is not responsible for what happens with your phone, You are.
 
cjna
Old
#8  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 15
Posts: 128
Join Date: Apr 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by freebee269 View Post
this is what you do to get s health to work:


Make sure the Xposed isn’t installed.
We need to change build.prop file inside the system partition, you can also get it done manually by using a file manager app or get a build prop editor on play store.
Once you find the build.prop file, look for the “ro.securestorage.support=true” line.
Now change the line to “ro.securestorage.support=false”.
Install the Xposed framework again.
The final step is wiping S Health app data, head to System -> App Manager -> ALL -> S Health then wipes the data. Now your Galaxy S5 should be able to runs Xposed framework and S Health simultaneously without any problems.

I tried this, but I could never get s health to work again even with Xposed uninstalled. I have gone back to unrooted stock for now.
 
OsoGrande
Old
#9  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 9
Join Date: Nov 2008
All is good using Wannam, Exposed G-Touchwiz and RootCloak!
Just remember to enable the modules after you install and reboot to insure they're active.


Quote:
Originally Posted by Br4nd3n View Post
I just rooted with Towel root and did all the goodies (debloated, etc). I'd like to use Xposed for Gravity box or Wanam. I noticed some threads are complaints about the phone acting up after installing the framework, others say it's module associated.

Curious to how stable the framework is. Is anyone experiencing anything without running any modules, or with Wanam/Gravitybox?

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
 
i root SGH i777
Old
#10  
i root SGH i777's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 39
Posts: 167
Join Date: Aug 2012
i am a rooting expert but i am new to xposed and dont really know how to use it. it there some tutorial out here somewhere ?


[ROM] Dynamic Kat v1.0
[KERNAL] Locked bootloader
[PHONE] AT&T Galaxy S5
[PREVIOUS PHONES] Galaxy S5 - current <------ Galaxy S3 <------- HTC Inspire 4G

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


[OTA Captured] Android 4.4.3 Lands on European HTC One M7

The secound release of the Android L Developer Previewmay be the new hotness for … more

Take a Perfectly Stable Shot with Open Camera

The camera app on our Android smartphones and tablets isn’t something we focus on all … more

Motorola Droid X Receives Almost Fully Functional KitKat Port

While we are all wondering when Google will decide to officially release … more

XDA Xposed Tuesday: Kids Mode for Your Phone – XDA Developer TV

The greatest thing about technology is its ability to teach and promote … more