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Default [Q] Error Flashing a custom (stock .54 from slimcat)

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i'm actualy on slimkat and i wanted to test : Unofficial MIUI v4 {29.03.2013} [STOCK .54] but wheni go in CWM and i flash the zip, it begin but give me quickly an error.
there is something to do before flashing the rom ? ( i did all the wipes..)

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hello
i'm actualy on slimkat and i wanted to test : Unofficial MIUI v4 {29.03.2013} [STOCK .54] but wheni go in CWM and i flash the zip, it begin but give me quickly an error.
there is something to do before flashing the rom ? ( i did all the wipes..)

best regards
Chris
Maybe first try to flash stock .54 FTF file then custom kernel and try again flash it with 3 wpies.

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ok i'll try this.
i through about a cwm version probleme too .. don't know, i'll make some test.
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Try flash stock ftf file. Then flash kernel from the rom's zip (there should be boot.img) and then flash the rom via cwm
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ok i did this, flash tft stock, reboot and flash boot.img from the rom, then install the zip.. but still the error, i think i have the correct error message (hard coz whit on white..)

finding ypdate package...
openning update package...
Installing update...
format() expects 5 args got 4

it's strange, in the topic of the rom they don't talk about sush error, so i think the rom is ok..

any idea ?
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ok i did this, flash tft stock, reboot and flash boot.img from the rom, then install the zip.. but still the error, i think i have the correct error message (hard coz whit on white..)

finding ypdate package...
openning update package...
Installing update...
format() expects 5 args got 4

it's strange, in the topic of the rom they don't talk about sush error, so i think the rom is ok..

any idea ?
thx !
Download the rom's zip again and try. I don't know if it work but try

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Download the rom's zip again and try. I don't know if it work but try

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yep i'll try, but it's strange coz i can extract files from the zip, so the zip is not corrupted..
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yep i'll try, but it's strange coz i can extract files from the zip, so the zip is not corrupted..
thx for the help
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yep i'll try, but it's strange coz i can extract files from the zip, so the zip is not corrupted..
thx for the help
Sometimes some files in zip might be corrupted or u r zip can corrupt when u transfer it from PC that is due to faulty USB cable or faulty USB port so just download again and try or try a different USB cable and see

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