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Default [ROM] Camera patch for CM9 official nightlies & UNOFFICIAL CM9 with working camera

The camera update for CM9 nightlies

Download link:
Starting from 20121217 official nightly no patches are needed.

Camera update for official nightly 20121209-20121216:
http://goo.im/devs/Dorregaray/cmtouc...camera-fix.zip

Camera update for official nightly 20121118 - 20121202:
http://goo.im/devs/Dorregaray/cmtouc...r-official.zip

What is working:
- preview
- taking pictures
- video recording
- Skype

Known issues:
- preview aspect ratio


Reporting issues:
- if you're running nightly older than 20121118 upgrade it to the latest one
- don't report issues with apps other than stock Camera and Skype
- yes, I know, the preview aspect ratio is wrong
- provide the date of the nightly you are using
- provide information if camera works under Web-OS
- please provide the system log (logcat) from system start and camera app start


Changelog:
preview1
first release, taking pictures work, skype does not work, reboot required after closing the camera app to be able to take pictures again, blue screen

preview2
skype works, no reboot required after closing camera app, blue screen, regression stock camera app may not take pictures

preview3
fixed stock camera app in preview2

preview4
stock camera app controls fixed, broken skype

preview5
fixed skype broken in preview4

preview6
fixed video recording

preview7
added EXIF tag with date & time to the pictures
updated audio & video drivers, updated nfs kernel modules,
added touch pressure patch and magnetometer fix

preview8
preview rotation fixed in stock Camera app

preview9
recording resolution is 640x480 now

preview10
now we have libcamera built from source

preview11
no more 3:1 memory split, now as update for official nightly

preview12
no more blue screen

preview13
potential segfaults fixed

preview15
freeze & reboot issue fixed

Sources:
https://github.com/Dorregaray


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Thank you. Very much!

so far: 3T02469563050300W

Here is the link to the rootzwiki-thread...
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curious, did you have to build a driver from scratch?
 
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Wait what!?

I don't know why I continue to be amazed by the development community but wow...thanks for doing the unthinkable!

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wonder why this thread is under another touchpad dev thread. still the same android rite?
 
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Very good job, thank you.
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So here's what has happened so far, flashed over the latest cm9 unofficial. Which what I run. First boot blue screen, second boot camera displays my face but won't take picture, close camera, open camera...cannot connect to camera.

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I installed camera ICS, rebooted, waited for the SD card to stop checking for errors(just like with any OS starting you need to give it a breather) and so far the camera takes pictures perfect.
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Thumbs up Congrats and Thanks _Dorregaray_: What a HaRd WoRkeR!!!!!!!

Thanks a lot _Dorregaray_ , have been following your efforts on rootzwiki.... And i am very glad to see the time u have spent on this driver and its integration has finally worked out.. Thumbs UP...
Installed it yesterday itself, and it does exactly wat u have mentioned!!!!!!!!!!!!


and one more request kindly someone post this also in Android development thread

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