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By jisoo, Senior Member on 13th September 2013, 03:34 AM
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These builds are unofficial, unsupported by the Team Carbon. Do not file bug reports to the Carbon devs -- instead please post them in this thread.

For more information on Carbon in general, please read post #2

I test these builds before uploading to dev-host, but take absolutely no responsibility for any damage to devices, data or living beings caused by anyone using these roms.

These builds are based on the CarbonDev github tree https://github.com/CarbonDev and CM10.2 device sources https://github.com/CyanogenMod You can see my modifications to these source trees (mainly to squash ovation-specific bugs) and the local manifest at https://github.com/kimjisoo. Feel free to fork these and improve on the code (but please do let me know if you identify and fix any bugs!)

You can also flash a trim-enabled kernel from this post. If you don't know what this is and what the pros/cons are, I suggest you drop by this thread first: TRIM: FAQ, Discussion, Risks

Unless a serious bug is identified, these early December builds will be the final updates for the 4.3 branch, as the Carbon Team has started working on 4.4.

Installation instructions:
  1. Backup what is precious to you
  2. Wipe system, data and cache
  3. Flash ROM (link below)
  4. Flash gapps (link below)
  5. Reboot and wait for welcome screen

Update instructions:
  1. Backup
  2. Flash/install new zip
  3. Reboot

Downloads:
HD (hummingbird)
CARBON-JB-UNOFFICIAL-20131212-1039-hummingbird.zip - 123.82 MB (latest build)

HD+ (ovation)
CARBON-JB-UNOFFICIAL-20131205-1426-ovation.zip - 123.84 MB (latest build)

Multi-window builds
mw-CARBON-JB-UNOFFICIAL-20131107-1434-hummingbird.zip - 123.68 MB
mw-CARBON-JB-UNOFFICIAL-20131107-1407-ovation.zip - 123.70 MB
These are otherwise identical to the latest "normal" builds but have the experimental (i.e. buggy) multi-window feature from Omni Rom included. For a preview of this feature, see this video. (unfortunately I did not have time to update these builds recently, so they do not have the last Wi-Fi update included. Wi-Fi in general should work OK, though)

Older builds:
HD (hummingbird): http://d-h.st/users/jisoo/?fld_id=25786#files
HD+ (ovation): http://d-h.st/users/jisoo/?fld_id=24668#files

Other:
Apps removed from the build: http://d-h.st/users/jisoo/?fld_id=25665#files
Standard Gapps: Goo.im - gapps-jb-20130813-signed.zip
Slim Gapps (compatible with "Dark Carbon" switch): Slim Gapps download page
Banks's basic Gapps (absolute minimal gapps install): XDA thread

Changelog for 20131205
  • Wi-Fi driver updated

Previous changelogs

Changelog for 20131106
  • BT Tethering now works

Changelog for 20131030
  • Revert "Settings: Long Term Orbits (LTO)"
  • SystemUI: fix default navigation bar transparency value
  • Active Display: screenOrientation = PORTRAIT
  • Make lock screen menu button actions work regardless of rebinding
  • Active Display: Catch possible NPE during handleDismissNotification()
  • Active Display : send unlock broadcast
  • Active Display: Force fullscreen

20131020
  • Fix for Wi-Fi issues -- please post in this thread if you still experience any serious issues with Wi-Fi
  • Add lockscreen rotation as an optional rotation setting
  • Cleanup and improve ringer tile code.
  • Add battery level around unlock ring
  • Active display: Allow apps to be excluded from being displayed
  • Frameworks: Policy: implement a pin keypad shuffler
  • Remove CM clock and date click actions
  • Active-D: Make GlowPadView center the current notification icon for us
  • Port forward: HALO, Screenshot tile
  • Add back Thinking Bridge traffic meter
  • Add gesture based lockscreen security.
  • Framwork: Add support for variable size pattern lockscreen
  • Framework: Option to force keyboard to show enter key
  • Privacy guard changes from Slim
  • Frameworks: Privacy Guard part 2
  • NetworkStatView: return icon color back
  • Fix unresponsive home key after waking device with a long press
  • Frameworks: Fast Charge tile
  • Removed old Traffic indiciator and added MIUI-like one from ChaOS

Carbon
Nightly 10-11
Small changes
Nightly 10-10
Updated to Android 4.3.1
Switch to CM/Slim/PAC tiles. We found these are much easier to use and also were requested often. Were still in the process of adding back some tiles we add in AOKP so hang tight.
Nightly 10-9
A few of wifi and bluetooth commits
A bunch of other miscellaneous stuff
Nightly 10-8
Fix Pie gravity not changing until reboot
Active Display: Enable proximity sensor only when screen is off and pocket mode is enabled
Nightly 10-7
PA Pie is added back. This is temporary until we can add in the uxylon hybrid pie. Check out the G+ post for more info https://plus.google.com/103315278250...ts/Eds8yhb6T7p
Fix lockring, navring, and device tunables fc
Moved LCD Density to Interface → General tab
Nightly 10-6
Fix live preview freezing after taking a picture
Many fixes for evita that should solve it not booting
Other changes
Nightly 10-5
Fix live preview freezing after taking a picture
Other changes
Nightly 10-5
Small changes
Nightly 10-4
Add off option for lockscreen battery status
Many other small changes
Nightly 10-3
Remove expanded desktop dependency to longpress action for Halo
Nightly 10-2
A ton of fixes to the camera and various other sections of the rom
Alot of device specific fixes as well
Check gerrit merges for full list http://review.carbon-rom.com/#/q/sta...28234100000015
Nightly 10-1
Added back Floating Window Toggles
Removed the need to click “save” when editing lock screen and quick launch shortcuts
Other small fixes
Nightly 9-30
Carbon’s gerrit is officially set up. If you build Carbon, take a look and test out some commits!
http://review.carbon-rom.com/#/q/statuspen,n,z
Nightly 9-29
Nothing, trying to get our gerrit set up
Nightly 9-28
Fix active display icons being off centered on HDPI devices
Other small changes
Nightly 9-28
Fix active display icons being off centered on HDPI devices
Other small changes
Nightly 9-27
Small changes
Nightly 9-25
A few active display fixes such as proximity sensor being disabled when you turn it off.
Nightly 9-24
Small fixes
Nightly 9-23
Lots of small, but helpful changes.
Nightly 9-22
Active Display updates
Gallery fixed
Lockscreen targets fixed
Added back halo effect color
Choose position of recents clear all button (BR, BL, TR, TL) (some devices might not have this until tomorrow)
Show Carbon logo background when no recents apps are present (some devices might not have this until tomorrow)
Nightly 9-21
Volume keys music controls option
Notification sound-to-vibration conversion
vibrate during call option
power connect/disconnect notifications
power, home, or both buttons wake options
Nightly 9-20
Merge r3.1
Bluetooth changes from CM
Added Active Display from Chameleon OS
Remove Focal (This is why the zip is smaller)
Nightly 9-19
Fix left/right ribbon height https://github.com/CarbonDev/android...3ddc0ffbe019fc
Carbon Fibers redesign
Nightly 9-18
Add system Animations category in Carbon Fibers
SuperUser updated to fix the file manager issues
Nightly 9-17
Updated to r3 branch, new build number JLS36C
Fixes to the “launch player headset connection” option
Nightly 9-16
Small stuff
Nightly 9-15
Halo updates from PA
Add color support to text only battery
Fix network speed statusbar indicator traffic color on reboot
Fix reboot menu not being themed
Minor changes
Nightly 9-14
Minor changes
Nightly 9-13
Minor changes
Nightly 9-12
Minor changes

CM
None

This build
09-29 Fixed sideways navigation ring in horizontal modes (gesture + targets)
09-29 Removed bunch of packages from build
09-24 Fixed sideways thumbnails in recent apps
09-24 Fixed navigation bar issues in landscape/seascape modes
09-22 Fixed screenshot issues
09-17 Replaced some additional TI-specific drivers in Carbon tree with CM ones to fix video decoding issues


Known bugs/missing features:
  • No pie launcher in Carbon at this point (pie included as of 20131012)
  • There are still some graphical glitches in Carbon Fibers (Settings -> Carbon). If you do not see any options in Carbon Fibers, please press back and enter the app again to force refresh of the options listings.
  • Bluetooth tethering does not work (fixed in build 20131106)
  • Navigation ring sideways in horizontal modes (fixed in build 20130929)
  • Screenshot not working (09-13) (screenshots fixed in build 20130922)
  • Some rotation-related UI issues -- recent apps lists shows windows sideways, etc. (09-13)(rotation-related issues fixed in 20130925)
  • Navigation Bar buttons in landscape mode cut off by edge of screen (09-13)(fixed in 20130925)
  • HD video playback on YouTube broken (HQ and SD work). Similar issues with other video apps likely. (09-13) (video decoding issues fixed in build 20130917)
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13th September 2013, 04:13 AM |#2  
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What is Carbon?
Carbon Community on Google+: http://community.carbon-rom.com

Carbon ROM website: http://carbon-rom.com/

What is Carbon?
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About Carbon

CarbonRom is an aftermarket firmware based on the Android Open Source Project. We are dedicated to fast, stable, and feature-filled roms, honesty and communication with our users, and openness with our code. We like frequent builds, with the very latest and greatest hardware support and fixes. We strive to not only provide you with the best rom we can build, but also to give back to the Android community and our fellow developers. For us, this is about creating something we can be proud of and hope you will enjoy.

Please feel free to look at, build, and use our code on CarbonDev GitHub.

We would like to thank CyanogenMod for their device trees, framework/settings mods and their code that was incorporated into this project. We also extend our gratitude to the devs whose code that we have incorporated. Proper authorship has been maintained and can be viewed on our repository.

Special thanks also go to Slim Rom for some of their features, PA, AOKP, and anyone else we may have borrowed commits from that hasn't been mentioned here. If you feel you have been unfairly left out, please - let us know.

Remember, every penny you send to us goes right back into the rom. It's used for hardware, server costs, etc - all the things that help us make Carbon better with every release. Your support means the world to us! If you've enjoyed Carbon, please consider a donation toward this goal. Thank you, and we hope you continue to enjoy Carbon!


Carbon Features:
  • Android 4.3
  • Active Display
  • Halo
  • AOKP Ribbons
  • Option to hide lockscreen hints
  • Carousel lockscreen
  • Customizable lockscreen buttons and sliders
  • Customizable hardware and software keys
  • Transparent navbar and status bar
  • Customizable navbar ring
  • Navbar arrow keys
  • Navigation bar widgets
  • Customizable power menu
  • Notification power widget
  • Notification brightness adjustment
  • Customizable quicksettings panel
  • Statusbar mods including center clock and color
  • LCD Density
  • Theme engine
  • Full Rotation
  • More that haven't even been mentioned, and more to come!

Infographics on Carbon Rom: http://imgur.com/a/ovxNp

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13th September 2013, 05:09 AM |#3  
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Does this build have TRIM disabled so as not to cause the brick bug?
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Does this build have TRIM disabled so as not to cause the brick bug?

Yes. The device-specific files are pulled from CM10.2 github, so trim is currently disabled until they feel it's safe to enable it. If that happens, I will put a note in the op.

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13th September 2013, 07:17 AM |#5  
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I'm actually exciting for this build. Good work man

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13th September 2013, 08:44 AM |#6  
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thanks for good rom...

youtube not working...
13th September 2013, 08:56 AM |#7  
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thanks for good rom...

youtube not working...

Are you sure? It's working fine for me (latest YouTube from Play Store)

[Edit:] Tested a bit more. HD video does not work. SD and HQ work fine. I'll try to fix this in the next build.

I would appreciate any advice on what could be the potential reason.

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13th September 2013, 12:07 PM |#8  
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Rom is so satisfying. Thank you.
But
In mxplayer hardware rendering does not work.
Probably the same reason is like playing the youtube.
13th September 2013, 01:58 PM |#9  
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In the olden days disabling he overlays would sometimes fix it. I haven't flashed this yet so I can't test.

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In the olden days disabling he overlays would sometimes fix it. I haven't flashed this yet so I can't test.

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It appears that there is some minor issue with the TI-specific libraries, and this is causing hardware rendering of h264 video to fail. I'll see if I can't get this fixed by the next build.
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14th September 2013, 01:38 PM |#11  
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Wow! Thank you for this awesome ROM. I feel this is much smoother than CM10.2.
Applications are flipped sideways in recent bar.
Hope I can soon take screenshots. Dont really care about the youtube HD playback as my internet sucks bad.
Again thank you!
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