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hey xdaler!

just one small question:

when i make a nandroid-backup, are the kernel modules in it? or have i flash it again?

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The nandroid backup contains the whole rom, kernel and also the modules .... If you restore a nandroid always flash the boot.img that is backed up in the nandroid folder. The modules are already inside.....
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Guys, how can i make backup only on the kernel modules instead of making a full nandroid backup? Right now i'm on ViperX407 with stock kernel, and want to test other kernels, so i don't want to restore full backups just for the kernel if i need to switch to stock kernel.
Is copying /system/lib/modules folder enough?

Or if anybody got a flashable zip with ViperX 4.0.7 stock kernel + modules, it would be nice to share it
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https://www.dropbox.com/s/m5fmse0kaz...%20modules.zip

These work great. Modules and boot.img
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https://www.dropbox.com/s/m5fmse0kaz...%20modules.zip

These work great. Modules and boot.img
Thanks a lot for the reply Hofs!

I found this zip on my drive, but i wasn't sure if this will work on ViperX.

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Yeah works fine. It's all stock

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