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[S][MOD][LB] CyanogenMod 10 for locked bootloaders

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Default [S][MOD][LB] CyanogenMod 10 for locked bootloaders

This is CM10 for LB. If you want to check how it works, go here out. Though it's very unlikely to happen, I am not reponsible for bricked devices/whining children whatsoever.
You can get the mod, containing the latest commits and patches from here (*.zip) or here (*.tar.gz). I will also upload it here on XDA, but it may not always be up-to-date. Also feel free to contribute to my source, any help is appreciated.

Oh and since I don't have time to update this thread very often, I will not post a changelog. Though you can track my progress here.

VERY IMPORTANT: Do NOT flash this mod using CWM. Please follow the installation instructions given in the second post instead. If you want to flash it, go here.

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CyanogenMod 10 for LB, a Tool/Utility for the Sony Xperia S

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djolivier, atis112, letama

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Status: Beta

Created 2013-12-16
Last Updated 2014-01-03
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Default Installation instructions

Instructions:

Advanced users can use this instead.
  1. Step: Download (a) CM10(-based) ROM (which means other ROMs such as AOKP or PAC could work too)
  2. Step:
  3. Step:
    • Delete META-INF folder
    • Copy META-INF folder from my zip to the ROM.zip
  4. Step:
    • Copy lb-and-wifi folder from my zip to the ROM.zip
  5. Flash the modified ROM.zip like any other ROM

Happy flashing!
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hi.thx for ur works.
i have locked bootloader.what is bugs in this rom!?
im a amature! can u make a zip file ready for flash!?
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Hi, thanks for you interest. This ROM does not boot up (boot loop) as of now. Hence I would recommend not to flash this with a locked bootloader though since it's pointless (it is not going to boot and you cannot grab a proper log). That and installation instructions have already been stated one post above yours by the way.

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Hey Oliver,

I have an unlocked bl and some time in the weekend, I will try this and report back. Thanks for your hard work
My devices:

Xperia s & Nexus 7

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hi i just click the thanks button....pleaaaaaase help him, i have locked bootloader, and till now is the only way to keep my phone, or i will change it....pleaaaase save my phone LOL
 
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Hello,
that's exactly why I have started this project, my phone has become boring. Thanks for your support!

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If you like my work, please feel free to donate. The money will be spent on a new build server...

And in case you want to report a bug in any of my ROMs, please...
1. don't report issues that have already been mentioned.
2. use DevDB whenever possible. This keeps the threads clean.
3. always remember:
 
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that's exactly why I have started this project, my phone has become boring. Thanks for your support!

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Bro, i have a suggestion.. Although this is also a very good idea of bringing CM10 for LB.. Why don't u try a AOSP 4.3/4.4? Fixing all present bugs in letama's 4.3 may be.. Or bringing a SONY UI for 4.3/4.4..??


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Hello my friend,
sorry for the late reply, I couldn't find the time to respond.
It might be possible, yes. But it's a lot of work. I chose CM10 because I find it's more likely to work with Stock 4.1.2 kernel than KitKat for example. I don't even know it will work. Many devs say that it's impossible to boot CyanogenMod/AOSP-based ROMs using Stock kernel, and this might be true. I will not give up so fast though, let's see how far we can come. Remember this project can't progress if nobody tries to get me a log (I haven't received a single log yet).

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If you like my work, please feel free to donate. The money will be spent on a new build server...

And in case you want to report a bug in any of my ROMs, please...
1. don't report issues that have already been mentioned.
2. use DevDB whenever possible. This keeps the threads clean.
3. always remember:
 
 
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Hello my friend,
sorry for the late reply, I couldn't find the time to respond.
It might be possible, yes. But it's a lot of work. I chose CM10 because I find it's more likely to work with Stock 4.1.2 kernel than KitKat for example. I don't even know it will work. Many devs say that it's impossible to boot CyanogenMod/AOSP-based ROMs using Stock kernel, and this might be true. I will not give up so fast though, let's see how far we can come. Remember this project can't progress if nobody tries to get me a log (I haven't received a single log yet).

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djolivier
I truely wish to help u out, but right now going through semester exams and i will see what i can do to help after new year.. Meanwhile @franklin93 Can u be a tester? Do u know how to take a logcat via adb from your pc? Will u be able to test djolivier's builds?

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