I've put together a spreadsheet of apps that are (or so far seem) safe to remove from the Nexus 5. Note that I am running 4.4 KitKat, which has been unlocked with TWRP and rooted. The spreadsheet comes from the combined efforts of halls...
I poked around on there, and was able to find these instructions for downgrading back to KitKat (translated from Russian):
So, finally I succeeded. Today, the user mazahaka638 managed to roll back to the tablet with lolipopa kitket.
In his words...
Thanks for your help and patience, tycoo! I got it to work!!!
The instructions I had originally posted are now obsolete. Instead, please use xda-log's instructions found here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=61619082&postcount=637...
I know I'm necro-ing a thread, but I've just made my own list. (Somehow I missed this post.) I see different apps in my list from the one above, so I figured I would share it anyway!
This list is a copy of the one found here (Sprint version), w...
Thank you, Andi. I thought this tablet had seen the end a long time ago, but you've kept it alive. I'm sure it'll still be useful years from now. Fröhliche Weihnachten to you and yours, and I hope things improve for you soon!