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[Tech Demo] Gingerbread for Captivate Build-4 (experimental)

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By designgears, Recognized Developer on 25th December 2010, 10:35 AM
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My Goal:
To provide a single flashable zip with the most up-to-date Gingerbread porting efforts for the captivate!

The current Kernel/initramfs is newer then what is posted by supercurio in the i9k section.

Fixes, Tweaks & Extras:
External sd device support (kernel level)
Fully Deodexed
Fixed boot garbage output
Addded Updated Market
Fixed Market crash
Dual Boot Support
Added sqlite3
Added 3 Button Fix
Added Ad Blocking
Fixed the build.prop fingerprint so you can see all apps in the market
Fixed root not working
Fixed Busybox symlinks

Known Issues:
Camera does not work
GPS does not work (network can still find you, good for general location)
Wifi (if left on while phone enters sleep will cause a kernel panic)
General Stability (random things at random times can cause FC's, soft reboots, etc...)

Prerequisites:
Anything that converts /data to ext4 (Voodoo, ULF, etc...)

Usb drivers:
Download

Tech Demo Download Build-4:
Download

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supercurio
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codeworkx
renaud
cpasjuste
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25th December 2010, 10:39 AM |#2  
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cant wait to try this!!! been waiting for an easier way!!!

Edit:
pretty unstable still, tried a couple diff modems same problem hard to get connection, and pressing power button to turn screen off just reboots my phone everytime.
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25th December 2010, 10:40 AM |#3  
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exciting.

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Hey designgears

It's happy holidays, what about all the Jehovah's witnesses .
25th December 2010, 10:50 AM |#5  
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Hey designgears

It's happy holidays, what about all the Jehovah's witnesses .

They are more then welcome to chime in their version as well!
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25th December 2010, 10:53 AM |#6  
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Is this going to be any different than flashing the normal way?

Sent from my Captivate.
25th December 2010, 10:58 AM |#7  
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Merry CHRISTmas!!!

Hopefully this will be ready for download when I get home from work.

Sully

PS. DG, if you want some extra mirror space check the download speed for Axura in my sig. Shoot me a PM if you would like me to set you up a FTP account with a couple gig of storage.
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Originally Posted by MikeyMike01

Is this going to be any different than flashing the normal way?

Sent from my Captivate.

Yes, it will have a prerequisite of anything with voodoo enabled. From there you just flash a zip and boot.

Its not a perfect 1zip install from anything, yet...
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Christmas morning and we are all still on here!! lol :) happy holidays my extended family :)
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Christmas morning and we are all still on here!! lol :) happy holidays my extended family :)

My wife is going to kill me

Daughter just turned one, first real Christmas with the family, she is going to be so spoiled... pretty sure the present stack is bigger then the damn tree XD
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My wife is going to kill me

Daughter just turned one, first real Christmas with the family, she is going to be so spoiled... pretty sure the present stack is bigger then the damn tree XD

Awsome man. My youngest is 13 now. They only want money now lol. Im the only one awake so im safe for now :)

Seems like i use now alot lol. Anyhow thanks for this present DG.

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