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Sony Xperia Sola ICS rom 6.1.1.B.1.10 + custom kernel + CWM Touch recovery v5.5.0.4

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5th October 2012, 04:00 PM   |  #1  
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First thing that I must to say is "disclaimer":
  • Everything that is not originally maded by Sony is custom thing, so everything from here is modified Sony files and these files is "custom files"! So before you go to play with these modified files keep in mind that everything from here is custom thing and you installing these things on your own risk! I no want and I will not be responsible if something go wrong, if you lost your private data, if your device can not boot ...etc...etc, you doing everything on your own risk!!! If you no want to risk than skip this thread!!!

Download v13 rom:
How to install:
  • unlocked bootloader reguired! Only for unlocked bootloaders!
  • axtract archive and run "install.bat"
  • read instructions!

After installing rom, install memory tweak (recomended for very smooth android):
  • download memory tweak -> http://d-h.st/QJO or memory tweak + owerclock 1.15 ghz -> http://d-h.st/9vJ
  • reboot to recovery
  • mount usb storage
  • copy memory_tweaks.zip to sdcard
  • unmount sdcard
  • back to main menu and "install zip from sdcard"
  • reboot

Warning:
  • Its all_in_one so do not install old boot images over this one, all reguired files will be installed trought installer! All partitions will be wiped so all userdata and your aplications will be deleted! Do not restore backups because I not guarating than everything will be working after perfoming backup restore! This is clean rom so if you need your favorite apps install these aps directly from market instead of restoring backups!

Changelog 05.Oct.2012.:
  • CWM recovery for ICS firmware
  • this boot image can fix wifi, bluetooth and mobile data!
  • led notification before entering into recovery mode have 5 diferent colors + button backlight + vibration, so after vibration you can press volume button to enter into recovery mode

Changelog 09.Oct.2012.:
  • Added touch screen buttons
  • disabled 3 buttons at bottom
  • new skin

Changelog 12.Oct.2012.:
  • fixed tool for making flashable zip in sony menu! Now you can create firmware (zip archive like HTC one, installable from recovery menu "install zip from sdcard" ! This zip archive contain boot and system so you can wipe everything and install these zip from menu "install zip from sd card" and you can get fresh installed firmware.. allso you can install ICS rom ower Gingerbread rom using these zip !)
  • reverted back default skin

Changelog 16.Oct.2012.:
  • fixed usb
  • fixed adb
  • fixed mass storage mode (internal and external)
  • reboot to bootloader
  • added support for leds when AC charger is connected
  • some cleanups in ramdisk

Changelog 20.Oct.2012.:
  • fixed problems for remounting rootfs to "rw" + problems creating fstab + problems with busybox and command "mount" with containing 2 arguments only...
  • added tool in tools menu for one click skin changing

V11 ; Changelog 08.Nov.2012.:
  • recovery:
  • fixed problem for assert board detection in updater-script
  • new font - Lucida Console
  • .
  • custom kernel from now:
  • added some governors (smartass2 + minmax + enabled interactive and conservative...)
  • enabled some io schedulers (cfq) and set as a default
  • swap enabled (now you can make swap on your sd card to use with Debian linux)
  • enabled most common needed (ipv4 and ipv6) xtables in iptables firewall
  • cifs + nls_utf8 (you can mount network folders)
  • enabled some crypto functions
  • some "ioremap" errors fixed
  • init.d support
  • fixed boot logo
  • fixed network stats
  • enabled zram

V12 ; Changelog 09.Nov.2012.:
  • bluetooth - fix
  • inverted colors in boot logo - fix
  • new boot logo

V13 ; Changelog 14.Nov.2012.:
  • extended battery life - fix
  • kernel merges with latest Sony kernel for P
  • complete rom installer

new memory tweak ; Changelog 01.Dec.2012.:
  • wifi mac (real mac from now)
  • enabled kernel same page merging aka KSM (enabled by init script on boot)
  • SIO and VR iosched (SIO set as a default)
  • hotplug governor
  • some improvement in memcpy and memmove
  • new recovery v14 - new tools submenu (you can change boot logo easilly)
See result about perfomance http://img16.imageshack.us/img16/549...1130173315.png

new memory tweak + owerclock ; Changelog 01.Dec.2012.:
  • added 1.15 ghz cpu clock

Kernel source:
Tip and tricks for my CWM version:
Credits:
  • full credits to author of the Clockworkmod Recovery [koush]
  • opened kernel source code public [Sony]
  • akkufix fox giving me ideas to fix usb | real wifi MAC address
  • LeTama for great sin2raw tool and great split kernel tool
  • every other who helped and tested our recovery
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5th October 2012, 04:11 PM   |  #2  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by munjeni

Hallo, this is stock ICS boot image 6.1.1.B.1.10 + rooted + CWM recovery for Sony Xperia Sola !

Changelog 05.Oct.2012.:

  • CWM recovery for ICS firmware
  • this boot image can fix wifi, bluetooth and mobile data!
  • led notification before entering into recovery mode have 5 diferent colors + button baclight + vibration, so after vibration you can press volume button to enter into recovery mode
Note about ICS CWM based version: usb mass storage mode not working + tool for making flashable zip in sony menu not working in this CWM version! Everything other like backup/restore working propertly. Root tools is not included so you need to install it folowing this thread -> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...93&postcount=1. Boot image is rooted!

If Something is strange in recovery please let me know and I will fix! Enjoy!

Great work bro!!
Hope the next release will bring all the functions of CWM in ICS Working!!

Sent From Xperia Sola White (MT27i)
Rooted Stock ICS
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just wanna make sure... flash indian ICS via flashtool, then flash boot boot.img? i'm still on sspeed kernel v3 and .184 firmware. don't wanna destroy my phone
5th October 2012, 05:08 PM   |  #4  
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just wanna make sure... flash indian ICS via flashtool, then flash boot boot.img? i'm still on sspeed kernel v3 and .184 firmware. don't wanna destroy my phone

This thread/boot image is only for Sony Xperia Sola Ice Cream SandWitch 6.1.1.B.1.10 firmware !!! Gingerbread comptible boot image is here -> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1901134
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Kernel is booting,I am getting 5 color leds,vibrations,but not the CWM UI.?
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5th October 2012, 05:16 PM   |  #6  
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Kernel is booting,I am getting 5 color leds,vibrations,but not the CWM UI.?

No CWM ??? Did CWM boot stuck on black screen? Are you 100% surre? Please try many times and let me know! You need to press volume button after vibration!
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No CWM ??? Did CWM boot stuck on black screen? Are you 100% surre?

No CWM, after vibration just went into Xperia logo,no black screen,nothing.Maybe it didn't take volume keys input?
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No CWM, after vibration just went into Xperia logo,no black screen,nothing.Maybe it didn't take volume keys input?

I'm surre you not pressed volume button in proper time! Please try again to press volume button few times after vibration and let me know!
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I'm surre you not pressed volume button in proper time! Please try again to press volume button few times after vibration and let me know!

lol,my bad.I got to CWM UI.But it is not taking input from capacitive buttons.?
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You confused now other peoples including me so please deep test slowly everything than go back and report all things you seen!
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