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[ROM][KERNEL][4.4.4] Quantum.5 && QuantumKernel 7/1

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20th February 2014, 05:22 AM   |  #1  
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Welcome to Quantum, a ROM built around having the latest (stable) boosts in speed possible, a constantly updated base and upstream merges from Kernel.org and CodeAurora for the newest features and bugfixes.

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Quantum.5 Changelog

Quantum.5-

  • NEW-
  • Updated to Carbon/new Quantum base
  • Assorted kernel updates
  • Changed default ATT apn
  • Based on SlimKat, tweaked to Quantum standards
  • Utilizes the GCC 4.8.3 SM Toolchain for the ROM
  • Utilizes the Linaro 4.9 A15 Toolchain for the Kernel
  • Forced the ROM into hard float mode for faster math performance
  • -O3 optimizations for the ROM and Kernel
  • Upstream with all Android optimizations at Googlesource
  • Forced compiler to build for A15 chipset in lieu of A9
  • Random GCC optimizations throughout ROM
  • Heavily optimized Dalvik, near finalized ART for the 4.x series (L and above is true and actual ART.
  • Synced and optimized Bionic with OpenMaster
  • Navigation Buttons
  • Much much more...

Quantum Kernel 7/1
  • Linux up to 3.4.95
  • Changed Makefile HEAVILY for different optimizations, remove stuff that is completely useless
  • Tons of power updates from 3.1x
  • Updated Toolchain
  • CodeAurora up to date
  • CM up to date
  • Tons of updates and working F2FS- (Thanks to aeroevan, F2FS is fantastic!)
  • Hotplug issues resolved
  • Correct implementation of NEON
  • Audio enhancements
  • CPUFreq helper to find the best frequency to stay at, allows for checks without much overhead
  • Memory optimizations all over the place
  • Update to latest BFQ
  • Switch toolchains to Linaro 4.9... 4.10/5.0 is too unstable at this point
  • Fix some errors that occur while building with GCC 4.9
  • Remove lots of unstable and useless GCC optimizations based on some research and the removal of graphite through JustArchi
  • Update essentially all of the things in the kernel to the newest 4.4.2 source
  • New way to reclaim memory
  • Updated config for all new features, everything redone from scratch again
  • Uploaded config for a roll your own version of QK- feel free to message me and I'll walk you through some of it



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QuantumKernel Features

  • GCC 4.9
  • User Voltage
  • Dynamic FSync for improved battery life
  • Simple GPU Governor
  • FRandom
  • Governors: Asswax, Intellidemand, Intelliactive, SmartMax, Ondemand, InteractiveX
  • I/O: SIO, TripnDroid, FIFO, ZEN, SIOPLUS, 0 ms deadline, BFQ, FIOPS,
  • Auto Hotplug
  • Extreme battery optimizations from Power Efficient Workqueues to ARM Topology, and numerous others
  • Universal screen off frequency for any governor
  • Dynamic Dirty Page Writeback for better speed and battery life while screen is on
  • Increased Sound Quality through overclocking of hardware

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Flashing Instructions
Download ROM and GApps
Reboot into Recovery
Wipe /system, /cache, /dalvik, and data (ONLY SYSTEM, CACHE, DALVIK CACHE IF DIRTY)
Install ROM, install GApps, install latest kernel
Wipe Cache/Dalvik Cache
Reboot system!

Kernel Source

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Credits
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All my great users: for most of them being here since the beginning, this one's to you

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20th February 2014, 06:07 AM   |  #2  
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First thanks for the new roms ,downloading both versions and do both roms include the kernel already baked in the roms? Sorry if it's a dumb question. I see allot of changes in the change log, can't wait to try this, thanks again

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Originally Posted by mexicandroid

First thanks for the new roms ,downloading both versions and do both roms include the kernel already baked in the roms? Sorry if it's a dumb question. I see allot of changes in the change log, can't wait to try this, thanks again

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Newest ROM comes baked in with the kernel it is released alongside with!
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20th February 2014, 09:57 AM   |  #4  
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Oh wow, I've been wanting to try this rom for a long time, can't wait to try it
20th February 2014, 04:34 PM   |  #5  
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finally :D
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Oh wow, I've been wanting to try this rom for a long time, can't wait to try it

this was the ONLY rom i used on my AT&T GS3 but i had to sell that phone. Now i have a UNLOCKED T-Mobile T999L and im using Cyanogen. But i def want to switch. Is this ROM compatible with the T999L though? some other roms i tried dont work with the L version please say yes lol i love this rom so much.
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T999l works
just installed it. it works on the T999L going to play with it later today after work. so happy Quantum is on this phone.
20th February 2014, 10:56 PM   |  #7  
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21st February 2014, 12:05 AM   |  #8  
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Recommended GApps for this ROM :what:

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21st February 2014, 12:29 AM   |  #9  
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Recommended GApps for this ROM :what:

Carbon 4.4.2 (sgh-t999l)

Make sure you get the pa gapps. You want a 4.4 kitkat dedicated gapps or art will not work



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21st February 2014, 12:31 AM   |  #10  
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This rom and kernel are sick,no camera crash,no random reboots...I've tried to crash it, but gave up and just rebooted to undo all the crap i was doing to it. Really nice work. The only thing I miss from my previous unmentionable rom is usb mass storage.

Oh and yeah, T999L
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