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[KERNEL][G95xx][TW7/8][2018-06-23] ** TGPKERNEL **[v2.5.3][4.4.138]

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By djb77, Recognized Developer / Contributor on 10th August 2017, 01:11 PM
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PLEASE NOTE I DO NOT OWN A S8 OR S8+ BUT IT IS TESTED BEFORE ANY RELEASES ARE MADE

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The kernel uses an AROMA installer to help guide you through the installation.

You will be given the options to install MTweaks, Busybox, and also a choice of Magisk or SuperSU.

This kernel supports S8, S8+, Note 8 Port, S8 Oreo, S9 Port, and N8 Oreo Port Firmwares.

WIREGUARD INFO: XDA THREAD

VARIANTS SUPPORTED
  • G950F
  • G950FD
  • G950N
  • G955F
  • G955FD
  • G955N

KERNEL INFORMATION
  • Built with: My custom GCC 6.4.1 Toolchain (built with Crosstool-NG) - LINK
  • Kernel Base: G95XFXXU1AQK7 / N950FXXU1BQRA2 / G95XFXXU2CRED
  • Ramdisk Base: G955FXXU1AQL5 / N950FXXU1BQKG / G95XFXXU2CRED
  • Linux Version: 4.4.138

AROMA INSTALLER OPTIONS
  • Install Magisk
  • Install SuperSU
  • Install Spectrum
  • Install WireGuard
  • Ihstall Custom Splash Screen

FEATURES
  • SUPPORTS OREO ROMS
  • SUPPORTS S9 PORTED ROMS
  • SUPPORTS NOTE 8 PORTED ROMS
  • WireGuard Support
  • Enabled hidden CPU Frequency Governors
  • Enabled hidden IO Schedulers
  • Added Insecure ADB
  • Added UKSM
  • Disabled Exynos Kernel Protection
  • Disabled KNOX
  • Disabled RKP
  • Disabled Root Restriction
  • Disabled TIMA
  • Disabled Use Signed Binary
  • Enable Dex with any HDMI adapter
  • Enabled CIFS Filesystem Support
  • Enabled ISO9660 Filesystem Support
  • Enabled JOLIET Filesystem Support
  • Enabled NFS Filesystem Support
  • Enabled F2FS Support
  • Enabled IP_NF_TARGET_TTL
  • Enabled NTFS Support
  • Enabled init.d support
  • Enabled Google Play Services Wakelock Fix
  • Enabled Support POC Flash
  • Set Knox / Safetynet / Samsung flag
  • Added Deep Sleep Fix by @Chainfire (from SuperSU)
  • Added Spectrum Support

list of included CPU Governors
bioshock - blu_active - darkness

list of included IO Schedulers
bfq -fifo - fiops - maple - sio - sioplus - tripndroid - vr - zen


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TGPKernel, Kernel for the Samsung Galaxy S8

Contributors
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Source Code: https://github.com/TheGalaxyProject/

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Version Information
Status: Stable
Current Stable Version: 2.5.3
Stable Release Date: 2018-06-23

Created 2017-08-10
Last Updated 2018-06-22
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CHANGELOG


v2.5.3 - 2018-06-23
  • Installer Fixes
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.138
  • Updated Magisk to 16.4
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.5.2 - 2018-06-14
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.137
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.5.1 - 2018-06-10
  • Fixed broken SCHEDUTIL Governor
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.5.0 - 2018-06-08
  • Updated Samsung Kernel to XXU2CRED
  • Updated Ramdisk to XXU2CRED
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.136
  • Updated Wireguard


v2.4.5 - 2018-05-27
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.133
  • Reverted Magisk back to 16.3
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.6
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.4.5 - 2018-05-16
  • Fixed Spectrum Issue
  • Updated Ramdisk Mods

v2.4.4 - 2018-05-16
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.132
  • Updated Ramdisk Mods
  • New AROMA Theme for installer
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.4.3 - 2018-05-07
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.131

v2.4.2 - 2018-04-29
  • Updated Base Ramdisk to CRD7
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.130
  • Added LZ4 Compression
  • Updated F2FS
  • Updated Magisk to 16.4
  • Updated WireGuard

v2.4.1 - 2018-04-25
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.129
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.4.0 - 2018-04-22
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.128
  • Updated F2FS
  • Updated Wireguard

v2.3.1 - 2018-04-08
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.127
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.5

v2.3.0 - 2018-03-30
  • Updated Samsung kernel source to CRC7

v2.2.2 - 2018-03-29
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.125
  • Updated Magisk to 16.3

v2.2.1 - 2018-03-22
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.123
  • Updated AIK and Anykernel2

v2.2.0 - 2018-03-19
  • EOL FOR NOUGAT
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.122
  • Added N8 Oreo Port Support
  • Updated Magisk to 16.2
  • Updated F2FS
  • Added ISO9660/UDF/CIFS/NFS Support

v2.1.2 - 2018-03-12
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.121
  • Updated S9 Port Ramdisk + Binaries to ARC5
  • Updated Magisk to 16.1
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.3
  • Updated Wireguard
  • Updated ADB + Busybox
  • Added cmdline helper

v2.1.1 - 2018-03-06
  • Fixed ROM detection
  • Added S9 Port Splash Screens

v2.1.0 - 2018-03-05
  • Added S9 Port Support
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.120
  • Updated Wireguard
  • Updated Busybox and ADB binaries

v2.0.3 - 2018-03-01
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.119

v2.0.2 - 2018-02-26
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.118
  • Updated Magisk to 16.0
  • Updated Wireguard
  • Updated N8 Ramdisk to BRB3
  • Updated S8 Oreo Ramdisk to CRB7
  • Added Dex patch for S8 Oreo

v2.0.1 - 2018-02-18
  • Fixed bug with SELinux Permissive / Enforcing

v2.0.0 - 2018-02-18
  • Updated Samsung Oreo Kernel to CRAP
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.115
  • Updated F2FS from Linux 4.16.rc1
  • New Permissive / Enforcing SELinux system
  • Oreo Kernel now has mods like S8 / N8 Port

v1.6.3 - 2018-02-03
  • Updated N8Port Kernel Source to BRA2
  • Updated N8Port Ramdisk to BRA3
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.114
  • Updated WireGuard

v1.6.2 - 2018-01-24
  • Updated to Android Image Kitchen 3.1
  • Updated F2FS to latest Linux 4.15-rc4 backport
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.113
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.2
  • Updated Oreo Beta Kernel to ZRA5

v1.6.1 - 2018-01-18
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.112
  • Updated Magisk to 15.3
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.1
  • Updated WireGuard

v1.6.0 - 2018-01-11
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.111
  • Updated S8 kernel source to AQL5
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.0
  • Integrated WireGuard (not on oreo beta)

v1.5.6 - 2018-01-03
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.110
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.8.0

v1.5.5 - 2018-01-03
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.109
  • Updated Magisk to 15.2
  • Updated S8 Port Ramdisk to AQL5
  • Initial Oreo support

v1.5.4 - 2017-12-28
  • AnyKernel adjustments
  • Fixed init.d

v1.5.3 - 2017-12-26
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.108
  • Updated Magisk to 15.0
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.7.5

v1.5.2 - 2017-12-21
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.107

v1.5.1 - 2017-12-17
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.106
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.7
  • Updated N8 Ramdisk to BQKG
  • Added extra governors and schedulers

v1.5.0 - 2017-12-12
  • N8 Port Support
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.105

v1.4.0 - 2017-11-28
  • Updated to Samsung AQK7 Kernel Source

v1.3.6 - 2017-11-27
  • Updated Ramdisk + Binaries to AQK7

v1.3.5 - 2017-11-25
  • Fixed Custom Splash Screens

v1.3.4 - 2017-11-25
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.102
  • Added Custom Splash Screens

v1.3.3 - 2017-11-24
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.101
  • Updated Magisk to 14.5 (1456)

v1.3.2 - 2017-11-14
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.99
  • Updated Magisk to 14.5

v1.3.1 - 2017-11-12
  • Updated Ramdisk to AQJ5
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.97
  • Updated Magisk to 14.4
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.6.2

v1.3.0 - 2017-11-04
  • Updated Samsung Kernel Source to AQJ1
  • Updated Ramdisk to AQJ1
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.96
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.6

v1.2.1 - 2017-10-19
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.93
  • Updated Magisk to 14.3
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.5.6

v1.2.0 - 2017-10-14
  • Updated Toolchain to GCC 6.4.1
  • Updated Samsung Kernel Source to AQI7
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.92
  • Updated SuperSU to 2.82 SR5
  • Added Spectrum Profile options in AROMA
  • Enabled IP_NF_TARGET_TTL
  • Enable Dex with any HDMI adapter

v1.1.6 - 2017-10-06
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.90
  • Updated Ramdisk to AQI7
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.5.5
  • Updated Magisk to 14.2 Beta
  • Updated SuperSU to 2.82 SR4

v1.1.5 - 2017-09-15
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.88
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.5.2
  • Added SELinux Permissive / Enforcing option in AROMA
  • Updated resetprop

v1.1.4 - 2017-09-07
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.87
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.5
  • Updated Magisk to 14.0

v1.1.3 - 2017-09-04
  • Added Spectrum Support (Profiles from BatStock Kernel)
  • Changed busybox from om0sis installer to Stericon APK Installer

v1.1.2 - 2017-09-03
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.86
  • Changed busybox from being installed as default

v1.1.1 - 2017-09-01
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.85
  • Added Busybox 1.27.2

v1.1.0 - 2017-08-25
  • Changed toolchain to GCC 6.4.0 (UBER 6.4.1 was causing VoLTE issues)
  • Updated Samsung Kernel Source to AQH3
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.84
  • Updated Magisk to 13.6 Beta
  • Added BFQ IO Scheduler

v1.0.3 - 2017-08-19
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.83
  • Updated SuperSU to 2.83 SR3
  • Updated MTweaks to 2.4.4
  • Fixed Heart Rate Sensor issue with Samsung Health

v1.0.2 - 2017-08-13
  • Updated Toolchain (UBER 6.4.1 v1.43.20170813)
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.82
  • Updated SuperSU to 2.82 SR2

v1.0.1 - 2017-08-12
  • Added support for FD and N variants
  • Updated Toolchain (UBER 6.4.1 v1.42.20170812)
  • Updated Linux to 4.4.81

v1.0.0 - 2017-08-10
  • Initial Relase
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Very thanx for galaxy s8 new kernel. Does it supports G955FD ?
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Cool! I'll give it a try for sure!
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Quote:
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Very thanx for galaxy s8 new kernel. Does it supports G955FD ?

It should. The S7 Kernels I compile (which are similar to this: G930F/G935F) also support the FD variants.
I can't say for sure though since I don't have a S8 FD variant amongst my testers yet, but it should.

Give it a go and let me know
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What's so special about this kernel? Is it focused on performance or battery?
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welcome brother happy see u again with s8+ kernel ... hope u will get the device soon

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It should. The S7 Kernels I compile (which are similar to this: G930F/G935F) also support the FD variants.
I can't say for sure though since I don't have a S8 FD variant amongst my testers yet, but it should.

Give it a go and let me know

Does secure folder work with this kernel?
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Tks. It booted on 955N korea
Time for testing Click image for larger version

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Tks. It booted on 955N korea
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Cool
I'll add that device to the supported list
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