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  1. fattire

    Thread Is my APK running in ChromeOS (ARC)? How to tell.

    [Update: See the bottom of this post for what's apparently Google's own solution.] Back in the days of the first incarnation of the Apt Runtime on Chrome (I guess that was the first ARC), it was suggested you could tell an android app if it was running in the chromeOS: This seems to have...
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    Thread Samsung Chromebook Pro/Asus C302CA/etc. -- Intel Hyperthreading Bug?

    Hey y'all. As you may have heard, there's apparently a nasty bug in hyperthreading that affects a lot of kaby lake and skylake Intel processors. I was curious if, as a week-old owner of a Chromebook Pro, I was affected. There's a perl script you can run to see if this will affect your device...
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    Thread Bypassing the unacceptable user agreement...

    Just got a K1 and started it up to find some ****ty privacy and EULA that I refuse to agree to. I plan on ditching this non-built from source OS from nvidia anyway, but they seem to want to FORCE you to agree to their terms on sending information back to them, which is absolutely unacceptable...
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    Thread [TOOL] NEW! Derp -- scriptable, platform-neutral device installer

    DERP (Device Environment Replacement Program) initial pre-alpha version 0.001 (Aug 3, 2013) by fattire (twitter: @fat__tire) tldr? Derp is a general-purpose, platform-independent installer, written in python with wxpython, that executes .derp XML-based scripts to walk the user step-by-step...
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    Thread [ROM] CyanogenMod 10 Nightly Builds for Nook Color

    Update April 22, 2013: Great news! Yesterday, April 21, 2013, the CyanogenMod build system built its most recent (and possibly final) CyanogenMod 10 nightly for Nook Color. Why? Because the 10.1 builds are here! There's a whole new thread about it, so check it out. If you'd like to try the...
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    Thread KFire2 (otter2) u-boot / signature code

    I don't have a device, but I have the otter2 uboot source here. Pay particular attention ~line 148 of common/cmd_bootm.c int certificate_signature_verify(u8* Certificate_Ptr) and a new partition... { "crypto", 16 }, /* 16K for crypto */ Just putting it out there. The same...
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    Thread [HOWTO] Build CyanogenMod 11.0 for Nexus 7

    11-5-13 -- See here for the start of the CM 11.0 (based on Android 4.4 KitKat) discussion. 7-27-13 --- See here for my build instructions for CyanogenMod 10.2 (based on AOSP 4.3)... Hey all, So I've ported my "Build CyanogenMod" instructions (Nook Color, Nook Tablet, and HP Touchpad) to the...
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    Thread M-Edges Cases, jackets, etc are like $3+$4 shipping..

    Just saw this on slickdeals. I paid like $40 for that "Lattitude" jacket, so I'd say this is a pretty good deal. Anyway, thought I'd pass it on.
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    Thread [KERNEL][3.x][dev] Nook Color ICS/CM9 kernel development

    This thread is for development of a long-discussed 3.x kernel for encore/nookcolor. The goal is not only to have a modern kernel, but to take advantage of the expected support for hardware accelerated video and such. TI has released an incomplete 3.x branch which is now being used as a base...
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    Thread [DEV][CM9][HOWTO] Build CM9 From Scratch!

    It's time. As offered previously for the Nook Color and HP Touchpad... A Build CM9-for-NookTablet Walkthrough What is this? This document provides instructions for developers to build a complete Cyanogenmod 9 update.zip for the Nook Tablet aka "acclaim" (and more theoretically the newer...
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    Thread [DEV][BETA][PREVIEW] TWRP 2.2 Recovery for NT

    Team Win Recovery Project 2.2, or twrp2 for short, is a custom recovery built with ease of use and customization in mind. It’s a fully touch driven user interface – no more volume rocker or power buttons to mash. The GUI is also fully XML driven and completely theme-able. You can change just...
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    Thread CyanoBoot-- encore gets some love too! (u-boot WIP) alpha

    Hey guys. So in the last couple months I ported the encore u-boot menu/console/configuration stuff over to acclaim (Nook Tablet). The acclaim really needed the menu plus had a ton of "2nd bootloader" issues that needed to be addressed to fix the locked bootloader bug. On nemith's suggestion...
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    Thread Say hi to "CyanoBoot" -- a 2nd bootloader/w menu aka "ub2" - (WIP)

    Say hi to "CyanoBoot" -- a 2nd bootloader/w menu aka "ub2" - (WIP) “CyanoBoot” (aka a "second bootloader") Quick Guide by fattire (@fat__tire on Twitter) Alpha 0: "I don't have a NT" Edition (Thanks to indirect for the image.) What is CyanoBoot? CyanoBoot (working title) is a “second...
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    Thread [CM7] Help Track Down PBD (premature battery death)

    WHAT IS PBD? Some have reported issues with recent CM7 builds > 86 and premature battery death. This is being called PBD ("Premature Battery Death"). The main feature is a sudden loss of power at 30% or less without any warning. Associated symptoms may include misreporting battery charge...
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    Thread B&N Sued by Microsoft over Nook

    First, there was the abomination of the T-Mobile/ATT proposed deal ("T&A merger" as someone suggested)... Now, according to the AP and others: Here is a Microsoft blog discussing the suit. Thoughts?
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    Thread Wanted: "Nookie Cookie" Dev

    So it's not a well-kept secret that there's been some cm7 "baking" going on the past month or so involving a dedicated crew of about fifteen hearty souls. It's very close, but there are still two kernel/sleep issues. Really down to those before kmobs, thedood and the Team Douche crew feel an...
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    Thread Froyo on Nook (codename: "Nookie Froyo")

    Details coming very soon. "Team Nookie" has an early early build of Froyo that is being tested as we speak. ft Edit: We had some good times, but this thread has now been migrated here. Please post your questions/comments/thoughts/reactions/tales of woe there. You will notice there is now a...
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    Thread I rooted Cyanogenmod 6.1!

    Anyone remember how the very first android phone, the G1, got rooted way back in the day? No? Let me remind you. There was this little bug where a root shell was spawned during boot, and anything you typed into your phone-- an email, a text message, a search, whatever-- was simultaneously...
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    Thread [Guide] Subsidy Unlock, SuperCID, and Radio S-OFF

    Update 12-29-10: Due to problems reported with v03, we now link to v02. Update 12-23-10: A new version of gfree, v02, has just been released by Guhl. Links have been updated to the new version, which allows you to set Sim Unlock, CID, and Radio S-ON/OFF independently. If you have previously...
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    Thread [GUIDE] Build Vision CyanogenMod on your Mac!

    So for fun I decided to try to build CyanogenMod (Vision) on my Mac w/Snow Leopard 10.6.5. (VMs? Who uses VMs?) After some trial, error, and improvisation... it actually worked. A fresh, piping-hot CM 6.1 RC1 update.zip built right on my Macbook Pro. And it even installed and ran on my...