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[Q] TMO Wi-Fi Calling for UVMC 6 TW

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16th April 2013, 05:57 AM   |  #1  
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Definitely need Wi-Fi Calling in the area where I live.
I have seen apps that offer Wi-Fi Calling from the UVMC 6 Release by TMO but some of them don't.

What files do I need to manipulate (I'm guessing some .so files from lib and .jar files from framework) would I need to put Wi-Fi calling into my ROMs that are UVMC 6 but may not have Wi-Fi calling?

Anybody have any ideas or leads that I can follow?

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16th April 2013, 06:33 AM   |  #2  
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Seriously...take this advice...Just install a tmo based rom.

This is a catch 22. If you were good enough to add tmo wifi calling to a non-native rom, you'd be building your own kernels from scratch and would be experienced enough to know how. In not saying you're not experienced because I don't know. What I do know is what you're asking for is 1. not easy and 2. not for beginners.

Edit: and I forgot the most important thing...tmo's wifi calling is a closed source feature so there's no code to build from.

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16th April 2013, 06:02 PM   |  #3  
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Well see that's the thing. I am using a native T-Mobile ROM (uvmc6) latest release with their radio...not sure about kernel but it is just missing the feature WiFi calling.

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16th April 2013, 06:19 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by jhkang680

Well see that's the thing. I am using a native T-Mobile ROM (uvmc6) latest release with their radio...not sure about kernel but it is just missing the feature WiFi calling.

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Do you have wifi calling enabled? Is it enabled on your account? Do you have the proper SIM? Has it worked before for you?
16th April 2013, 07:13 PM   |  #5  
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Do you have wifi calling enabled? Is it enabled on your account? Do you have the proper SIM? Has it worked before for you?

Okay. It is the stock rom; debloated; deoed and zip aligned.
On the past stock ROM (Same radio, same kernel, same release (UVCM6)), I had wi-fi calling working. This is a new ROM (the awesome Embryo 6.11 to be exact) and I am trying to get the files necessary from a native UVCM6 ROM with wi-fi calling working onto the Embryo ROM.

Sum it up:
-Currently Using Embryo 6.11 (debloated UVCM6) ROM without Wi-Fi Calling feature.
-Trying to put the files from a Tmo released stock UVCM6 ROM with Wi-Fi calling feature.

Need the files necessary
16th April 2013, 08:22 PM   |  #6  
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Originally Posted by jhkang680

Okay. It is the stock rom; debloated; deoed and zip aligned.
On the past stock ROM (Same radio, same kernel, same release (UVCM6)), I had wi-fi calling working. This is a new ROM (the awesome Embryo 6.11 to be exact) and I am trying to get the files necessary from a native UVCM6 ROM with wi-fi calling working onto the Embryo ROM.

Sum it up:
-Currently Using Embryo 6.11 (debloated UVCM6) ROM without Wi-Fi Calling feature.
-Trying to put the files from a Tmo released stock UVCM6 ROM with Wi-Fi calling feature.

Need the files necessary

I don't think embryo has been rebased.

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16th April 2013, 10:32 PM   |  #7  
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I see in the release notes they added wifi calling:
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14-APR-2013
* [6.11] T989 - UVMC6 binary bits and blobs added.
* [6.11] T989 - UVMC6 wifi calling apk added
* [6.11] T989 - UVMC6 extra apks added in /data. Install via ROMCustomizer -> Apk Management -> TMOBILE tab.
* [6.11] updated to UCMC1 binaries and other binary blobs.
* [6.11] updated to Cymbaline 3.6
* [6.11] Added BLN support in ROM Customizer.
* [6.11] Swype keyboard updated if you are facing issue with Swype please read post #1937.

My suggestion is ask in the thread if that option is not showing up on your phone. And make sure its not there. If its not maybe re-flash the ROM.
17th April 2013, 01:26 AM   |  #8  
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The embryo ROM is based on the skyrocket from AT&T. Its not a native Tmo build. Yes, stuff was added for WiFi calling but the code is not intended to work with it. Try another rom. I sure could use WiFi calling as well but seeing as I need a new sim card(to lazy to get a new one) I switched back to embryo from countless Tmo 4.1.2 ROMs. I guess its the theme that got me lol
To answer your question, no. WiFi calling won't work on the Embryo ROMs.

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17th April 2013, 06:15 PM   |  #9  
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There's Jedi Mind Trick, Infamous, Jellybeast and a couple other stock ROMs in the dev section that run as smooth as embryo minus the customization. Just give the ROMs some time to add custom features...

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18th April 2013, 11:22 PM   |  #10  
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The embryo ROM is based on the skyrocket from AT&T. Its not a native Tmo build. Yes, stuff was added for WiFi calling but the code is not intended to work with it. Try another rom. I sure could use WiFi calling as well but seeing as I need a new sim card(to lazy to get a new one) I switched back to embryo from countless Tmo 4.1.2 ROMs. I guess its the theme that got me lol
To answer your question, no. WiFi calling won't work on the Embryo ROMs.

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Well, I know all this. He did an awesome job with the ROM with customization and everything. I like Embryo probably the best of all the TW Roms. But even with his inclusion of wi-fi calling apk, the framework didn't transfer over for TMO UVMC6. I am hoping in his next release he will work on it.

But, what i was hoping to make was a flashable zip file with the necessary framework and apk to add on to his ROM. I wanted to know if devs knew what files were workable with.

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