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Sourcebuilt Oreo ROM for Nexus 6

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Announcement from chineel: I am going to compile the ROM for Nexus 6 regularly with different base
This ROM is Going to be Primary Based on LineageOS 15.0 source or ROM compiled with Base as LineagesOS 15.0
I am going to regularly compile it and going to share it with community over here

Features of This ROM Based on LineagesOs 15.0

Customizable Theme Engine (Blend with Substratum)
Picture in Picture Mode of Android Oreo
Notification Dots
New user interface in Settings
Split Screen
Improved battery life
Notification Snoozing
Android Oreo Navbar
New UI in Status Bar and Quick Tiles
New Emojis based on Android Oreo
And much more.
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For Nexus 6 Android file Host

Gapps For Oreo
Opengapps You can get that from Oppengapps.org
Gaapps For 8.1 Till Open gapps start official Build
The Build is from @Nezorflame And Gapps downlod from

Do NOT expect daily builds. I'll build when I'm free.
Do NOT use this unofficial build and ask for support at the official threads.
Do NOT be rude.
Respect all users
If you see a NOOB question and you don't feel like replying, DON'T, just ignore that post. If you do reply, good for you.....and be nice in your reply.

1st Time Installing

You Need To have Rooted and Custom Recovery Installed Phone To Use This ROM
If you are New Just Go To This Thread and Download Wug's Nexus Tool Kit And Follow Instructions.

Once Custom Recovery Installed. TWRP 3.1.x recommended
Download the zip
Download Gapps

WIPE DATA/FACTORY RESET
Install Modem/Firmware Update
Install the update zip from recovery
Install Gapps
flash Magisk14.1 or 14.0 .zip
Reboot


Already Using the Previous Version of Same ROM

Download the zip
Install latest zip from recovery
wipe Cache
Reflash Gapps
Flash Magisk
Reboot
Credits:
LineagesOs team
CRdroid Team
ScottHeart BTi
He][razor
Vortex 1969
neobuddy89
XDA Developers community
The users and all developer of XDA who has helped me direct or indirect way
Google for Android.
If I miss someone Here please point it out to me.

Source
https://github.com/LineageOS/
https://github.com/crdroidandroid


XDA:DevDB Information
SourceBuilt ROM for Nexus 6, ROM for the Nexus 6

Contributors
chineel, chineel
ROM OS Version: 8.x Oreo
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.10.x
Based On: LineageOs

Version Information
Status: Beta

Created 2017-10-28
Last Updated 2017-10-28
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28th October 2017, 11:16 AM |#2  
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Hi everyone The ROM Upload is still On
I have two build Ready One is LineagesOs unofficial and second One CrDroid4.0 which is also based on LineageOs 15.0
Both Got Uploaded
first is Crdroid
crDroidAndroid-8.0-20171028-shamu-v4.0.zip
Second One is LineagesOs-15.0
lineage-15.0-20171028-UNOFFICIAL-shamu.zip

Both Rom are unofficial nothing official about it.
For best error free opration you need to have it Clean Installed
means
Factory reset
wipe
System, Cache,
Flash ROM
Flash Gapps
Flash Magisk / Super Su for rooting
Wait for a while
let it get settled
Enjoy the New Oreo 8.0
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28th October 2017, 11:17 AM |#3  
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11/07 Build Onwards forced encryption is removed so your data by default is not encrypted anymore.
For all those having trouble booting should follow below steps.
get ADB fastboot installer from here
Take back up of everything including DCIM and TWRP or TITANIUM or SMS contact backup or any other.
reboot to bootloader.
open command prompt.
fastboot format userdata (This will format everything on internal storage and will recreate data partition)
wait till success message.
reboot to recovery
wipe system cache data (if you like to but not needed this time)
flash ROM
Flash Gapps of your choice.
wipe dalvick and cache
Reboot
wait for a while
let your phone settle for some time.
reboot to recovery again
flash magisk
reboot
Enjoy your phone unencrypted and fresh as new. Connect to pc copy back your data
restore back whatever you want to restore enjoy.
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28th October 2017, 11:18 AM |#5  
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i may Need this one also
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28th October 2017, 11:40 AM |#6  
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Great work! Had any issues with random reboots?
28th October 2017, 11:42 AM |#7  
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Quote:
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Great work! Had any issues with random reboots?

No No reboot since yesterday on my phone
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Quote:
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No No reboot since yesterday on my phone

Good deal. Will install in the morning and test it out. Again, great work to help keep shamu alive
28th October 2017, 01:11 PM |#9  
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Hey man thanks for the efforts, a little OT question tho, i saw you got a crDroid build on AFH, are you the new maintainer? edit: Oops, just read the 2nd post ^^ .
28th October 2017, 01:33 PM |#10  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by gr3ud

Hey man thanks for the efforts, a little OT question tho, i saw you got a crDroid build on AFH, are you the new maintainer? edit: Oops, just read the 2nd post ^^ .

I am going to request for that if I can continue compiling this ROM but till then Unofficial only
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Downloading now. Pretty excited since I'm currently running crdroid.
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