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[RECOVERY] TWRP 2.8.7.0 touch recovery for KFireHD 7" (ZIP) [06-24 v2.8.7.0]

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[ THIS POST IS TEAMWIN'S STOCK TWRP POSTING. USE OF THE WORDS "US" AND "OURS" MEANS "DEES_TROY AND TEAMWIN" NOT HASHCODE ]

*** ALL CREDIT FOR TWRP BELONGS TO DEES_TROY AND TEAMWIN. ***
They do a BANG UP job on making a fantastic customizable touch-based recovery.


SEE BOTTOM OF THIS POST FOR DOWNLOAD / INSTALL INSTRUCTIONS

Donate to TeamWin:
http://www.teamw.in/project/twrp2


BEFORE YOU FLASH THIS, PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU HAVE A 2ND-BOOTLOADER INSTALLED FROM HERE:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2128848


Team Win Recovery Project 2.x, 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 about every aspect of the look and feel.

Tablet look:



CHANGELOG for 2.8.7.0:

-Initial ground work for software drawn keyboard (_that)
-Fix handling of wiping internal storage on datamedia devices (xuefer)
-Allow DataManager to set and read values from the system properties (xuefer)
-Fix crash when taking screenshots on arm64 devices (xuefer)
-Fix error message after an ORS script completes (Dees_Troy)
-Fix crashes / error when creating encrypted backups (_that, Dees_Troy)
-Add system read only option – more details below (Dees_Troy)
-Add resize2fs and GUI option to run resize2fs (Dees_Troy)
-Fix crash loop caused by empty lines in AOSP recovery command file (_that)
-Prevent duplicate page overlays such as multiple lock screens (mdmower)

Note: As always, be sure your custom theme is up to date (or remove your custom theme) before updating TWRP.

System read only option: Devices that ship with 5.0 and higher as their initial OS are using block level OTA updates. With this style of OTA update, the update script checks to see if the system partition has ever been mounted read/write. Further, the script also usually runs an SHA sum of the entire system partition to detect if any changes have been made. If any changes have been made, the OTA update will refuse to install. Since not all OEMs and devices have factory images available, we have created a new feature in TWRP that detects if the system partition has ever been mounted read/write. If not, you will be prompted asking if you want TWRP to mount system as read/write. If you choose not to allow TWRP to mount as read/write, TWRP won’t prompt to install SuperSU and TWRP won’t try to patch the stock ROM to prevent TWRP from being replaced by stock recovery. The goal of this option is to hopefully allow the user to make a raw system image backup that they can use to get back to a state where they can take OTA updates again.

resize2fs feature: On some devices like the Nexus 6, the factory images include a userdata image that is the proper size only for the 32GB units. If you flash the factory image to a 64GB Nexus 6, the data partition will appear as if it only has the free space of a 32GB device. Using the resize2fs option, TWRP can resize your data partition to take up the full space available. The resize2fs may also be useful to resize system partitions on devices where custom ROM system images don’t take up the full partition space. Lastly, resize2fs may be useful in some cases to reserve the proper space at the end of a data partition for a full disk encryption key, should your partition be formatted incorrectly for some reason.

This new version also marks our first set of full builds using our new jenkins build server. You can track the progress of builds at https://jenkins.twrp.me and we have taken additional steps to make it easier for device maintainers to step up and submit patches to our gerrit server at https://gerrit.twrp.me to help us keep devices up to date and working.

CHANGELOG for 2.8.6.0:

-Fix daylight savings time rules for USA and Europe (_that)
-Allow mulitple overlays for popup boxes (Dees_Troy)
-Add pattern style password entry for decrypt (Tassadar)
-Keyboard improvements (_that)
-Update AOSP base to 5.1 (Dees_Troy)
-Reduce theme count to 5 and rely on scaling (Dees_Troy)
-Various scaling improvements (Dees_Troy)
-Improved handling of resources in the GUI (_that)
-Make scroll bar size proportional to list size (_that)
-Allow scoll lists to render without a header (_that)
-Make console scroll per pixel with kinetic scrolling (_that)
-Support styles in XML to reduce XML size and improve consistentcy (Dees_Troy)
-Various other fixes and improvements (mdmower, bigbiff, codelover, etc)

CHANGELOG for 2.8.5.0:

-Scale the GUI - TWRP can read the theme's resolution and scale it up or down to fit the theme to your screen's resolution
-Backups can now be cancelled while the backup is in progress (does not include restore because we don't want to leave your device in a bad state)
-Improve thread handling and move input handling into the main rendering thread to improve stability
-Make MTP work even if unplugged and plugged back in
-Unify scrollable list code and make kinetic scrolling feel more natural
-Fix handling of mapped zip files for OTA updates (CM12 updater)
-USB keyboards should now work on all devices that support USB host mode via a USB OTG cable
-Other small fixes and improvements

CHANGELOG for 2.8.4.0:

-Add flashing of boot and recovery images via the TWRP GUI (Find the Images button on the Install page)
-Fix some MTP related crashes and bugs
-Eliminate TWRP toggling USB IDs during boot if MTP is enabled
-Fix various adb sideload issues
-Improve threading of actions
-Eliminate separate thread for screen timeout
-Update libblkid to 2.25.0
-Use power button as back button on watch themes for easier navigation
-Add mutex locking to data manager
-Improve custom theme handling on encrypted devices
-Allow the stock theme to be offset by build flags so we can center a lower res theme on a higher res screen especially for watches with round screens

** THIS IS A FLASHABLE .ZIP FILE FOR INSTALLING IN YOUR CURRENT VERSION OF TWRP **

DOWNLOAD:
[ DO NOT DOWNLOAD ANY FILES FROM TEAMWIN'S WEBSITE.
IN GENERAL, THEY ARE MEANT TO BE FLASHED TO UNLOCKED DEVICES AND WON'T WORK FOR KINDLE FIRE HD'S ]

You can download a flashable recovery zip and place in your SDCARD area on the device:

ON THE FOLLOWING DEV-HOST LINK
USE THE BLUE "DOWNLOAD NOW" BUTTON
-- DO NOT INSTALL AN EXECUTABLE DOWNLOADER TO YOUR SYSTEM! --
I'LL LOOK FOR A BETTER HOST WHEN I GET MORE TIME.


Mirror 1 : Download recovery zip from Dev-Host

INSTALL INSTRUCTIONS:

While the ORANGE logo is showing on the screen, press and hold the volume up button till the BLUE logo shows. (This is the button farther away from the power button)
  • Select "Install"
  • Navigate to where you placed the file on your device
  • Select the .zip filename
  • Swipe to confirm flash
  • Reboot

KNOWN ISSUES:
[07/08] Disabled the screen blank due to a display issue where screen doesn't come back on well.

BUGS:
First: I'd read through this thread and see if your issue isn't answered.
Second: Try googling for it
Third: If it seems like a Kindle Fire HD issue, then post in the thread.
Lastly: If you have found a bug, please consider posting it to TeamWin's github issues log. It's pretty much impossible for us to keep up with the more than 40 threads that we have for the devices that we "directly" support. If you have a significant problem that cannot be answered in this thread, your best bet is to PM me directly, contact us via our website, or find us in our IRC channel below. If you see someone that's struggling, feel free to point it out to us. We need your help to help us keep track of all of our devices! Thanks!

SUPPORT:
Live support is available via #kindlefire-dev or #twrp on Freenode with your IRC client or just click this link.
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3rd April 2013, 08:22 AM |#2  
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3rd April 2013, 09:04 AM |#3  
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Can you check the md5sum on that file and make sure it matches 4056520ee7b13be01d42d785cca2b15e?
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Hashcode, could you please make a flashable .zip file to flash in TWRP? Is this even possible? I'm not well-versed in fastboot and adb stuff (installed your 2nd-bootloader using fireflash). Thanks in advance, you're doing a phenomenal job with the software work on the 8.9, and I'll be waiting patiently for CM10.1 on the 7!

I own a Galaxy S3, and I know that when running ClockworkMod, I can flash to the Touch version's .zip from CWM itself, so I know at least flashing a newer recovery within a recovery is doable, and then simply rebooting recovery through the Advanced submenu.
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Can you check the md5sum on that file and make sure it matches 4056520ee7b13be01d42d785cca2b15e?

the md5 does match

tried it again and this time it worked thanks hashcode
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Originally Posted by seokhun

Hashcode, could you please make a flashable .zip file to flash in TWRP? Is this even possible? I'm not well-versed in fastboot and adb stuff (installed your 2nd-bootloader using fireflash). Thanks in advance, you're doing a phenomenal job with the software work on the 8.9, and I'll be waiting patiently for CM10.1 on the 7!

I own a Galaxy S3, and I know that when running ClockworkMod, I can flash to the Touch version's .zip from CWM itself, so I know at least flashing a newer recovery within a recovery is doable, and then simply rebooting recovery through the Advanced submenu.

Yes, I can probably do a .zip update. I'll need a night or 2. Been pretty busy.
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Yes, I can probably do a .zip update. I'll need a night or 2. Been pretty busy.

and how is the kernel goings man?, good job with this
4th April 2013, 07:40 AM |#8  
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Re: [RECOVERY] TWRP 2.4.4.0 touch recovery for KFireHD 7" [2013-04-02]
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Hashcode, could you please make a flashable .zip file to flash in TWRP? Is this even possible? I'm not well-versed in fastboot and adb stuff (installed your 2nd-bootloader using fireflash). Thanks in advance, you're doing a phenomenal job with the software work on the 8.9, and I'll be waiting patiently for CM10.1 on the 7!

I own a Galaxy S3, and I know that when running ClockworkMod, I can flash to the Touch version's .zip from CWM itself, so I know at least flashing a newer recovery within a recovery is doable, and then simply rebooting recovery through the Advanced submenu.

Hey you can install the new version through fireflash also I just did with no problem

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4th April 2013, 07:46 AM |#9  
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As in, plugging in the .img recovery file Hashcode provided, leave everything else blank and just flash? Are you sure? Seems a little risky to me. If someone else can verify that, I'll do it, but I'm willing to wait for Hashcode's .zip, no offense.
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I'm willing to wait for Hashcode's .zip, no offense.

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5th April 2013, 12:42 AM |#11  
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I promise u it works will post a video of proof by about 12 tonight if everyone would do this and leave hash code alone about petty crap maybe we would have cm 10.1 and custom kernel by :screwy:

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