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[PATCH] Bug fixes > Froyo V5 *7/27 leak* (Fix: Browser, Gmail, Market, Stream Audio)

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By rmk40, Retired Recognized Developer on 29th July 2010, 08:40 AM
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Figured it would probably be worthwhile to roll an update zip with the fixes for the leaked Froyo release which have been identified thus far.

Patch contents:
  • Fixed force close issues with the browser when interrupting a page load or loading a URL out of email/RSS and hitting back. My patch will replace the browser with a deodexed version from the Evo 2.2 official (but pulled) release, which eliminates this issue.

  • Streaming audio fixes. This is NOT the same as the build.prop change found in other threads. The patch will replace the stagefright libraries using versions from the Evo OTA. As a result, the fix will not degrade Quadrant performance and should solve the streaming audio quality issues present in the original leak.

  • Market fix for missing apps. Changed build.prop such that the phone will identify itself as an N1 running Froyo (credit: adrynalyne).

  • Gmail app replaced with working version. The version included with the leaked ROM is terribly broken (such as adding 0s, not being able to open labels, etc). Patch will replace it with the latest version from the N1, which works great.

  • Superuser reverted back to 2.1, which despite generating sqlite errors in logcat works more reliably than 2.2.2. Should eliminate the issue with root elevation requests taking a long time after first booting.

Installation:

Apply the zip via CWM as usual (can be re-run anytime, such as for updates).

Be aware, this patch will clear your Gmail and Superuser data automatically. Thus, your phone will download your mail again and you will need to approve apps requesting root (only after first applying the patch).



Changelog
  • Version 5 - Fixed streaming audio and reverted superuser to 2.1.
  • Version 4 - Fixed browser force close issues.
  • Version 3 - Updated Gmail to 2.2.1 and automated install process completely.
  • Version 2 - Fixed Superuser so that permissions persist.
  • Version 1 - Initial release.

Download:

V5 -- http://www.multiupload.com/8C0A944GDC

V4 -- http://www.multiupload.com/9YKLTFQVKB

Undo audio changes -- http://www.multiupload.com/48J3CJ7J60
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29th July 2010, 09:03 AM |#2  
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thanx for this
29th July 2010, 09:22 AM |#3  
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Worked. Thank you.
29th July 2010, 09:52 AM |#4  
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Thanks, much appreciated!
29th July 2010, 12:34 PM |#5  
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RMK- Thanks for this.

There is an issue after applying your patch where Superuser permissions does not 'remember', and reprompts on every SU required app... And yes, 'remember' is checked.
29th July 2010, 12:47 PM |#6  
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My super user is doing the same thing, won't remember any prefs.
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My super user is doing the same thing, won't remember any prefs.

same here, was you problems after the patch or before?
29th July 2010, 02:14 PM |#8  
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Is there any way to fix the 3G from not coming on on reboots? I've had this probelm a few times now? Wonder if its widespread?
29th July 2010, 02:44 PM |#9  
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same here, was you problems after the patch or before?

Mine started to do the same after the update. And thanks for the update
29th July 2010, 04:03 PM |#10  
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Is there any way to fix the 3G from not coming on on reboots? I've had this probelm a few times now? Wonder if its widespread?

Yep, just had it happen to me again. This is the 3rd time since i've installed the update...
29th July 2010, 05:05 PM |#11  
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Originally Posted by deficitism

There is an issue after applying your patch where Superuser permissions does not 'remember', and reprompts on every SU required app... And yes, 'remember' is checked.

Ugh, yeah, confirmed.

Looking into it now.
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