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By Entropy512, Senior Recognized Developer on 21st May 2014, 02:43 AM
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DO NOT post in this thread until you have read the first three posts and last two pages of this thread in their entirety!

"Me Too" posts for known issues with no useful debugging information WILL BE REPORTED.

This is the thread for Omni nightlies for the Oppo Find 7a and 7s

Also, the nightlies support LVM for partition remapping, which allows the two internal data partitions (/sdcard and /data) to be merged into one that uses emulated storage for /sdcard (Android's standard method for ICS and later). Details can be found at . LVM is significantly safer than other partition remapping solutions as it does not actually alter the underlying partition table. As a result, switching layouts is MUCH faster than methods which remap the partition table, and switching layouts is more reliable and doesn't fail in strange and difficult-to-repair ways (such as the frequent failures of another solution that can be seen in the ColorOS 2.0.2i beta thread). There's a good chance Oppo will be switching over to this method with a future ColorOS release, especially after their experiences with 2.0.2

For historical reference, I will leave the pre-nightly test builds in the Downloads section of this thread. However, these are now obsolete.

(this isn't a nexus, use the modular releases, not full)

Omni only supports TWRP recovery, use any alternate recovery at your own risk. Official TWRP for this device is:

Anyone flashing this should know the usual installation drill... Flash in recovery, flash gapps, wipe data/factory reset. If you don't know how to do these things, this package is not yet ready for users like you.

Thanks go to the following people for their help during bringup:
Jake Whatley and Kristof Petho (Omni)
Max Weninger for polishing the device up and getting it up to nightly readiness after I kind of burned out
Andre Saddler and Hieu Nguyen of the Paranoid Android team

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Omni for Find 7a/7s, ROM for the Oppo Find 7

Entropy512, maxwen, xplodwild, jerdog, jakew02
ROM OS Version: 4.4.x KitKat
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.4.x
Based On: AOSP

Version Information
Status: Nightly

Created 2014-05-21
Last Updated 2014-09-02
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Kernel source: plus the following Gerrit items:

Device tree: plus:

Other Gerrit items:

Also there are misc patches to increase debug logging in a number of places (the basic setting NDEBUG to 0)

Blobs: donkeycoyote
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Current status as of 05/20/2014:
GPS works
Wifi works
Cellular radio works (data and voice calls)
Basic camera/camcorder functions work
Bluetooth works (tested with Google Glass and an OBDKey)
Sensors work (except for Google Camera Photosphere - see below)
Audio is flaky - Mic does not work in speakerphone calls (earpiece only) and headsets with microphones cause the audio HAL to barf. There are probably a number of other use cases where audio doesn't work well. Confirmed working are Google Play Music, Google Maps, earpiece calls, Bluetooth calls via Google Glass (Mic in speakerphone/headphones may be fixed in the 5/30 build - won't test until tomorrow.)

Not yet implemented (need to get the basics done first, these shouldn't be too hard since maxwen did them all on N1)
Screen-off gestures for music
"Hey, Snapdragon" voice wakeup - gotta talk to xplodwild about this
Superzoom mode (I'm about halfway there, it's in the 5/30 build but crashes when you take a shot, so effectively isn't really there...)

Known issues:
Rare spontaneous reboots due to the WCNSS firmware crashing (1-2 times/week for me)
Magnetometer (compass) gets "Stuck" if you use Google Camera
LPM (charging when device is off) is broken - device may charge but screen gets stuck on at the Oppo logo. (may sometimes happen when rebooting on charger)
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Here we go!

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Finally a good vanilla build

My camera lenses produce a clicking noise everytime a camera app is closed. It didn't happen with color OS before. ┬┐is there any issue with it?
21st May 2014, 09:20 AM |#7  
If you want to have a OP more attractive, i know content is attractive but picture too, here it is a simply prez from me...
You can use it freely... or trash it quickly !

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21st May 2014, 09:29 AM |#8  
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Does VOCC Charging works now?
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Also, 3-ring headsets do not work (ie like the headset that came in the box).
21st May 2014, 10:09 AM |#10  
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Great work guys... Running super for an alpha.
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There's a typo, it's build in may, not april
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