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[ROM][4.4.4]UNOFFICIAL SlimKat 8.0 for KindleFire2 SEP-23

28th December 2013, 12:59 AM |#1  
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UNOFFICIAL SlimKat for KindleFire2 **Now with Linaro SaberMod toolchains


Features
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  • The Real Dark Slim
  • Notification drawer Shortcuts
  • Full hardware key rebinding!
  • Keyboard rotation
  • SlimCenter
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**DISCLAIMER**
Code:
/*
 * Your warranty is now void.
 *
 * I am not responsible for bricked devices.
 * Please do some research if you have any 
 * concerns about features included in this ROM
 * BEFORE FLASHING IT!
 * YOU are choosing to make these modifications.
 *
I am in no way part of SlimROMS thus take no credit for their source code.
I have just compiled from their source for the KindleFire2


Screenshots




**The first Antutu is with Dalvik (score 9966) the second is ART enabled (score 9505)

Installation
You must have second bootloader & TWRP 2.7.1.0 or this ain't gonna work

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CANNOT DIRTY FLASH MUST BE CLEAN INSTALL
  • Download latest release
  • Download SlimROM GAPPS (thanks mindmajik)
  • Wipe data/cache
  • Flash ROM
  • Flash GAPPS
  • Wipe cache
  • Reboot

Known Issues

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  • The screen off animation rotates 90 degrees then you see the animation.

Old release

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  • Sep 23, 2014 Here *Last SlimKat build from me for a little while
  • Sep 10, 2014 Here
  • Aug 27, 2014 Here
  • Aug 24, 2014 Here *From here on out files will be on AFH
  • Aug 13, 2014 Here
  • Jul 28, 2014 Here
  • Jun 28, 2014 here
  • Jun 15, 2014 here
  • Apr 12, 2014 here
  • Jan 18, 2014 here
  • Jan 05, 2014 here
  • Dec 27, 2013 here

Change Log
SlimRoms Official change log
**Sep 10, 2014 - Source sync
**Aug 27, 2014 - Source sync, now built with SaberMod toolchains.
**Aug 24, 2014 - Source sync
**Aug 13, 2014 - Source sync, now built with Linaro toolchains.
**Jul, 28, 2014 - Updated *Swapped out NovaLaucher for stock KitKat per request
**Jun 28, 2014 - Updated
**Jun 15, 2014 - Updated
**Apr 12, 2014 - Updated finally
**Jan 18, 2014 - Source sync - Correct SlimKat version now showing in build
**Jan 05, 2014 - Source sync
**Dec 27, 2013 - Initial build
Credits

SlimROM - For their source
CyanogenMod Team
Hashcode - Without him this ROM wouldn't be possible
~If I forgot you please let me know!

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28th December 2013, 02:43 AM |#2  
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wipe
Use advanced wipe, select every thing except internal storage to keep your files. Great job porting these roms.
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28th December 2013, 06:41 AM |#3  
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Sick, dude!! Thank you so much for keeping the Kindle Fire 2 alive!!!

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28th December 2013, 07:37 PM |#4  
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Sick, dude!! Thank you so much for keeping the Kindle Fire 2 alive!!!

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How's SlimKat running for you?


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28th December 2013, 11:08 PM |#5  
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How's SlimKat running for you?


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Haven't flashed it yet, haven't been home to be on my tablet. Did you flash it? If so, how's it running for you?

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28th December 2013, 11:18 PM |#6  
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Best to use slim gapps btw

http://slimroms.net/index.php/downlo...loads/dlsearch

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29th December 2013, 12:33 AM |#7  
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Best to use slim gapps btw

http://slimroms.net/index.php/downlo...loads/dlsearch

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OP updated thanks!
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29th December 2013, 12:36 AM |#8  
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OP updated thanks!

Thank you my friend! Now in running the same ROM on both my phone and my tablet.

Loving the real dark slim

--》Sent from my mind to your screen
29th December 2013, 04:20 AM |#9  
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Starting to get funny graphical glitches and ghosting.. Going to try your carbon rom in the meantime

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29th December 2013, 08:01 AM |#10  
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Haven't flashed it yet, haven't been home to be on my tablet. Did you flash it? If so, how's it running for you?

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Yep. Had to wipe data coming from Hashcodes CM11 and WiFi didn't want to connect straight away. It did connect after a while though.

I have also had a few graphical issues, in Play books app. Some of the menus are all dotty, then they pop to normal after a while.

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