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11th August 2017, 08:56 AM |#2121  
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Well, Rakuu, you're sort of a jerk huh?

Anyway....since the developer hasn't replied to anything in a long, long time, and, as I just told you it's broken in Android O, I suggest you stick with Android 7 and never upgrade again, unless the developer does. To bad you'll be left out in the cold in about 2 months.

calm down everyone..
I spoke to the Dev not too too long ago and the app is still being developed though at a much slower pace.
I'm sure something will turn up before or shortly after O is officially released.
To adapt something to work on an android O preview beta is not really a priority I imagine.
 
 
11th August 2017, 03:57 PM |#2122  
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calm down everyone..
I spoke to the Dev not too too long ago and the app is still being developed though at a much slower pace.
I'm sure something will turn up before or shortly after O is officially released.
To adapt something to work on an android O preview beta is not really a priority I imagine.

I"m OK, no problem.

There supposed to be another Android 0 beta release this month, maybe he'll get it to work with that.

I'm emailed him and he never replied. It's be a good idea to get it to work on the beta, so that it will work on the official release without having to fix it. Hopefully, because I like Lux's options more than the competition.
24th August 2017, 04:58 AM |#2123  
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Lux completely stopped working on Samsung S8
I've been using Lux for several years now and love it. However I just got a Samsung Galaxy S8 and Lux will not adjust the brightness automatically, ever. It stays at 100% all the time. I've uninstalled/reinstalled and added it to the battery saver whitelist, but no-go. Anyone have any suggestions?

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1st September 2017, 08:24 PM |#2124  
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Problems on One plus 3 in bright light
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Originally Posted by p50kombi

calm down everyone..
I spoke to the Dev not too too long ago and the app is still being developed though at a much slower pace.
I'm sure something will turn up before or shortly after O is officially released.
To adapt something to work on an android O preview beta is not really a priority I imagine.

Hi,

I've been using the paid app for years across devices. I haven't found anything to replace this app. On the OP3, however, I have two issues, one a show stopper and I had to uninstall it. Annoyingly, Lux makes notifications unresponsive, it takes a few seconds to be able to interact with notifications quite often. The really bad behaviour though is how it sometimes does not react in bright light, meaning I cannot see the screen at all for quite a while. In addition, the screen does not come on when receiving phone calls. The latter I cannot pin on lux definitively, I will have to see how I go now I've removed lux.

It's a shame there's not been an update on over a year, there was no update for N, let alone O. I do hope the dev comes back to this excellent app and fixes bugs. I will miss the subzero brightness, I'm finding the screen too bright as I write this already.

Cheers
Martin
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5th September 2017, 01:45 PM |#2125  
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Hi,

I've been using the paid app for years across devices. I haven't found anything to replace this app. On the OP3, however, I have two issues, one a show stopper and I had to uninstall it. Annoyingly, Lux makes notifications unresponsive, it takes a few seconds to be able to interact with notifications quite often. The really bad behaviour though is how it sometimes does not react in bright light, meaning I cannot see the screen at all for quite a while. In addition, the screen does not come on when receiving phone calls. The latter I cannot pin on lux definitively, I will have to see how I go now I've removed lux.

It's a shame there's not been an update on over a year, there was no update for N, let alone O. I do hope the dev comes back to this excellent app and fixes bugs. I will miss the subzero brightness, I'm finding the screen too bright as I write this already.

Cheers
Martin

Try night screen it looks good and polished and it is open source
21st September 2017, 03:45 PM |#2126  
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I've been using Lux forever, but I've been messing with some of the advanced options lately. I'm running 7.1.2 on a Pixel. When I switch on the KCAL support, it works but I lose the ability to use any sub-zero settings in Lux. Is that normal, or did I miss a setting somewhere?
21st September 2017, 05:59 PM |#2127  
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For every morning no random brightness changes or jittery transitions. Trying the latest beta now. May be helpful but some people trying to set on night mode.
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