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CUBE U9GT2 Android 4.0.3 Mods

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By wackym, Member on 31st December 2011, 10:52 AM
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10th March 2012, 06:23 AM |#441  
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Hi Wackym. Congrats and thank you very much for all your efforts. You have given a new life to our tablets.
I am using your roms on an Easypad 970, and I am wondering what can I do with it's little brother (Easypad 1370). They are the same in most aspects - same CPU, same batteries, same RAM, less flash memory, 1 camera only, but most importanly the screen is resistive unfortunately and this is the big problem, even though the resolution is the same.
I tried your ROM and although everything was working and showing fine, unfortunately the touch screen was unusable (perhaps as expected).

I wonder is there a way to modify your rom for a resistive screen, since the manufacturer hasn't released any ICS yet, and I cannot find a similar Chinese OEM to get the ICS from?
Or perhaps does anyone know to which Chinese OEM tablet does this compare to, so I can search for their ICS version?

Thanks
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10th March 2012, 08:04 AM |#442  
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i successfully flash this firmware, but upon reaching the setup page... i have no touch response... the tablet doesn't register any touch response

help~

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Flased twice.. clicked restore...
everything show succesfull, able to boot. until the select language, i cant touch on start....
1 thing i notice is that, the lower bar of ICS is gone.. the bar where u can press back, home, recent etc... it's not there...

but it appear when i long press power button...

Firmware before flash is.
v1.07_eng 4.0.3 IML74k eng.wbx.20120223.092809 test keys

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Redownload from other links. Same thing. No bar... no touch response... omg.

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I think this rom is not suitable for backward? Cos probably my firmware is newer? I use v1.08 bokorez and it alright now.

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add into permission folder the gps file, and facebook appears....
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10th March 2012, 01:31 PM |#443  
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@areankim

Can you please elaborate on poiny no 5. What exactly do you mean by adding gps file ? Where do you get this file?

tks

update

I read a page back and understood what you mean. will try it. tks

Update 2.

Wow..it works. Market sorted out for me. My tablet is close to perfect now. Am so happy. tks guys
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10th March 2012, 03:06 PM |#444  
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For those looking to increase market apps do a google serch for "ICS and getting those missing market apps". There is an xda thread that refrences the kindel fire. You can follow the same premis of adding the feature names to the u9gt2. I used es file explorer to edit etc/permissions/handheld_core_hardware.xml . Even though the cube does not have all of these features just by adding them, many more apps showed up in my market and I have had no problem with running any of them yet. I also edited my build.prop to reflect that of a Xoom's. Hope this helps.
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10th March 2012, 09:16 PM |#445  
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Damn! I can't edit etc/permissions/handheld_core_hardware.xml with ES file explorer. It says: "Error occurred when trying to save the file".

Could it be because U9GT2 is not rooted?

I use the mod from Troilele: Visture V2 4.0.3 20120208, pre-rooted by Troelie (he says it's pre-rooted) how do I check whether my device is ROOTed or not?
10th March 2012, 10:09 PM |#446  
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Sislo7 to be able to change these files you have to mount the directory as read/write. In order to do this after you open file explorer go to settings. Look for Root Explorer and make sure that it is selected then make sure that you also have Mount File System selected, it will ask for super user to approve. after you should be able to make the changes and save them. Hope this helps you. You must also do this to be able to edit and save your build.prop file.
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11th March 2012, 12:01 AM |#447  
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Originally Posted by christis

Hi Wackym. Congrats and thank you very much for all your efforts. You have given a new life to our tablets.
I am using your roms on an Easypad 970, and I am wondering what can I do with it's little brother (Easypad 1370). They are the same in most aspects - same CPU, same batteries, same RAM, less flash memory, 1 camera only, but most importanly the screen is resistive unfortunately and this is the big problem, even though the resolution is the same.
I tried your ROM and although everything was working and showing fine, unfortunately the touch screen was unusable (perhaps as expected).

I wonder is there a way to modify your rom for a resistive screen, since the manufacturer hasn't released any ICS yet, and I cannot find a similar Chinese OEM to get the ICS from?
Or perhaps does anyone know to which Chinese OEM tablet does this compare to, so I can search for their ICS version?

Thanks

Thank you!

The problem lies in kernel. It's set up for capacitive screen. I'm still looking for a fresh kernel source from RockChip... So, for now, I can help you
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11th March 2012, 12:21 AM |#448  
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I released a new mod with 1.08 base.

Further info and download link: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...44&postcount=1
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11th March 2012, 12:37 AM |#449  
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Hello wackym.
Thanks for your help.

I could reflash the tablet with the original 1.08 but I get the same result...black screen.

I can hear some noise when I push the "menu" botton, but the screen still completely black....

Any other sugestion? Should I try to open it and check any connector?

Hmm...then it's definitely a hardware problem. If you're a skilled cell phone or tablet repairman or you know one then you could try to fix it...but bear in mind that will void your warranty... So best bet would be to send it back and request a new one.
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11th March 2012, 12:37 PM |#450  
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I released a new mod with 1.08 base.

Thanks Wackym! If I hadn't just reverted back to Android 2.3 (cube v1. 05) I would install it immediately. Hmm, actually I'm tempted to install it anyway. ;)
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