Hey guys just so you know, the fingerprint scanner is really just a second low resolution camera on your phone. Its main feature was to be able to convince people that they are not being looked at while using their phones, while allowing the gover...
I may have good news.
I think I managed to patch the mod for full Android 8+ compatibility. This includes Pie.
I have successfully overriden keyguard with both "slide" and "none" methods.
I think I have narrowed down the problem to this line:
I dirty flashed v20 over v17 and everything works fine. Even better, my phone is fast again (I had issues with v17). Darkstriker, the fingerprint reader works very well for me, alwas has with this ROM.
Kudos to yash92duster :)...
PSA: I have uploaded my fork to the Xposed Module Repository: https://repo.xposed.info/module/com.lr.keyguarddisabler2. It adds support for Android 8 and 9. It may or may not work with future Android versions. I have credited LucasR93....
This ROM gave my S7 a second life. Everything works and the user experience is IMO much better than Touchwiz on 8.0. Thanks!