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[DISCONTINUED][G96XF/N] RENOVATE ICE 1.2 - ARD4 | NIGHTLY - ARD4 | Android 8.0

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DanArtSigns

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tried everything

Hi Guys, I am on a 960f-ds

I have tried getting this rom working but no matter what i do i cannot get it to recognize my sim card

I am on team mobile and have gotten many others roms working as well as detonator

I have tried installing on region 310, with and without detonator but i cant seem to get it to work'

if someone could provide me some help i would appreciate it,

soldiers rom works on my device, but without the wifi calling features, i cant seem to get detonator working with that one
 

gaww

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Hi Guys, I am on a 960f-ds

I have tried getting this rom working but no matter what i do i cannot get it to recognize my sim card

I am on team mobile and have gotten many others roms working as well as detonator

I have tried installing on region 310, with and without detonator but i cant seem to get it to work'

if someone could provide me some help i would appreciate it,

soldiers rom works on my device, but without the wifi calling features, i cant seem to get detonator working with that one
You might have deleted your EFS - are you connected to your network ?

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DanArtSigns

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I am now. I figured out if i restore other partitions from a working backup I can get it up and running again. But new flashes of certain rooms leave me with the sim card error
 

Geekser

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I was really happy with my galaxy s8 plus with renovate ice rom.. I was using svn repo and it was updating blazing fast. I belive every s9/s9plus user like me is missing renovate..

I know I am too..... There are two basic stock roms available for the S9 and S9 Plus - but nothing like the customized Rom that Renovate ICE has been. I am really missing this rom a lot.

There was another rom similar in some ways to Renovate ICE called Minotaurus ROM, but the developer stopped supporting the S9 too - I don't blame the developers - they have to do what they have to do--they have a life and all that, I get it - - but I sure do miss being able to use their work. I supported both roms with donations and would continue to if they were still around …..oh well....

fingers crossed that the Developer reconsiders things and brings Renovate ICE back. Sure would be nice.
 

ExodusNZ

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Jul 23, 2009
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Hi guys

Got a new S9+ - But am worried I will need to keep waiting week after week after every small screw up - SO could someone please give me some help

Currently have to wait for 2 more days for OEM unlocking to show.

I know I need to use a DM_verify file or something like that but here are the offical instructions?

So firstly - enable oem unlocking


Install TWRP
Format Data then Wipe System, Data, Cache, Dalvik-Cache, Internal Storage
Reboot to TWRP again
Flash latest release

Reboot?

But nothing about that DM_verfy file thing?

Please help
 

c00LhaNd

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Oct 16, 2009
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So I installed R79 and have problems with OEM Unlock, Magisk and my camera app.
I installed twrp, dm_verfy, OEM Patch and newest Magisk on stock rom and all work fine.
If I'll install the latest reno nightly, dm_very, OEM patch and magisk, I can't see OEM unlock in Dev Tools, camera app wont work (black screen and crash) and magisk showes "ctsProfile: false".
I also tryed to install witout OEM Patch or dm_very, but still same problems.
Reinstall stock rom again with all patches and magisk and all works fine. :(
But i don't want the samsung crap so what can I do?

Hi guys

Got a new S9+ - But am worried I will need to keep waiting week after week after every small screw up - SO could someone please give me some help

Currently have to wait for 2 more days for OEM unlocking to show.

I know I need to use a DM_verify file or something like that but here are the offical instructions?

So firstly - enable oem unlocking


Install TWRP
Format Data then Wipe System, Data, Cache, Dalvik-Cache, Internal Storage
Reboot to TWRP again
Flash latest release

Reboot?

But nothing about that DM_verfy file thing?

Please help

Did you have an Galaxy S9+ with Exynos?
If yes use this for rooting your phone and fix oem unlock issue : click.
Because Snapdragon cant be rooted and my new S9+ has shown oem unlock after first boot.
OEM Unlock is just disabled for seven days if you do a factory reset.

If you haven't a Exynos phone you aren't able to root/flash your phone with custom roms!
 
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    Developers: mwilky, SoLdieR9312 & baadnewz

    Official Testers: sswagonman, Nameless




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    • G965FXXU1ARD4
    • Android 8.0
    • Knox set to 0x0 when booted
    • Support for G96XF/FD/N variants
    • Customizable AROMA installer with option to debloat & remove knox
    • Choose from no root, magisk or supersu
    • Choose from lots of different CSC features
    • Optimized for improved battery/perfomance
    • Tweaks app to control your experience
    • Device status set to official
    • 5 way reboot menu added
    • Added applock
    • Added screen recorder quicksettings tile
    • Removed OEM unlock toggle from settings to avoid accidentally re-locking device
    • Enabled SystemUI Tuner, activate by long press settings button in quicksettings panel
    • Alarm volume added to the volume control dialogue
    • Much more!

    • Knox apps and features will not work

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    Home

    • License Status
    • ROM Version
    • Nightly Changelog
    • Tweaks Version
    • Useful links in regards to the rom

    System UI

    • Immersive Mode On / Off / Per App
    • Per App Auto Immersive Mode [Premium only]
    • Choose from left, center, right or no clock
    • Enabled/disable opening clock app when clicking on statusbar clock
    • Enable/disable battery icon in statusbar
    • Enable/disable double tap to sleep
    • Enable/disable battery bar & lots of customization
    • Choose number of compact quicksetting
    • Choose number of quicksetting rows/columns
    • Enable/disable brightness slider in quicksettings
    • Enable/disable locking of quicksettings pulldown while phone is locked
    • Enable/disable locked quicksettings to be usable when phone is locked
    • Enable/disable quick pulldown
    • Enable/disable blur effect on pulldown
    • Enable/disable removable system notifications
    • Enable/disable keyboard selection notification
    • Navigation bar custom height (Portrait mode)
    • Enable/disable all rotations
    • Enable/disable loud volume warning
    • Enable/disable high brightness warning
    • Enable/disable MTP-popup
    • Window animation scale control
    • Transition animation scale control
    • Animator duration scale control

    Buttons

    • Bixby button remap
    • Back button remap
    • Home button remap
    • Recents button remap
    • Fingerprint custom remap
    • All remaps with custom app support

    Application

    • Camera flash battery % limit
    • Fingerprint/Iris unlock after reboot
    • Hide Lockscreen clock
    • Hide Iris preview on lockscreen
    • Randomize pin keypad on lockscreen (stock samsung theme only)
    • Lockscreen rotation enable/disable
    • Hide Lockscreen help text
    • Enable/disable Secure screenshots
    • Netflix/other Streaming Apps workaround


    Misc

    • CSC selection
    • Enable/disable waking device when connection usb
    • Default app install location
    • Enable/Hide Recovery reboot button
    • Enable/Hide Download mode button
    • Enable/Hide Emergency mode button

    Colors

    • Link statusbar colors
    • Colorable statusbar icons
    • Dark color icons when on a light background

    • Select color for navigation bar icons
    • Enable dynamic navigation bar color
    • Select color for background

    • Select color for header clock
    • Select color for header date
    • Select color for header divider
    • Select color for header settings icon
    • Select color for header menu icon

    • Select color for quicksetting background
    • Select color for quicksetting title text
    • Select color for quicksetting "enabled" tiles
    • Select color for quicksetting "disabled" tiles
    • Select color for quicksetting divider
    • Select color for quicksetting brightness slider
    • Select color for quicksetting brightness slider handle
    • Select color for quicksetting brightness slider icon
    • Select color for quicksetting page indicator
    • Select color for quicksetting data usage
    • Select color for quicksetting drag handle background
    • Select color for quicksetting drag handle icon

    • Enable/disable app icon and name to be the same color
    • Select color for notification background
    • Select color for notification title text
    • Select color for notification summary text
    • Select color for notification footer text
    • Select color for notification footer background

    Backup and Restore

    • Backup your color settings
    • Restore color settings from backup
    • Revert to stock colors

    License

    • License status
    • Monthly Subscription
    • 2,5 or 10 bucks donation

    Settings

    • Check for app updates
    • Force English Language
    • Switch to Black Theme [Premium only]
    • Notify about nightly updates on start
    • Notify about nightly updates in background
    • Set the background checking frequency


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    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.2 - Server: GERMANY - 16th May
    MD5: 353d5798f494ae43279d0dc0f2427f22

    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.2 - Server: GERMANY - 16th May
    MD5: 353d5798f494ae43279d0dc0f2427f22


    RENOVATE ICE G96X Nightlies


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    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.2
    • -Fixed patched sepolicy not getting flashed with ROM (this fixes booting issues)
    • -Fixed libsecure files not getting flashed with ROM
    • -Fixed removing SystemUI Tuner (Tap and hold settings icon to hide it again)
    • -Added option to hide lockscreen clock
    • -Added option to hide lockscreen help text
    • -Reverted back to a stock ARD4 kernel with necessary edits to boot deodex ROM

    I only recommend flashing vendor if you are having problems booting. If you are already on RENOVATE ICE with no issues then there is no need to reflash vendor. If you have trouble
    booting, install the ROM first with no root selected, let it boot up and get to the OS, then reboot to recovery and dirty flash, selecting the root of your choice.
    If using magisk, for some reason the dalvik cache doesn't build on first boot. I have added a script that will reboot you soon as a boot is completed if your dalvik-cache isn't built.




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    RENOVATE ICE WEBPAGE
    • Nightlies
    • Changelog
    • How to Flash ROM
    • How to use SVN
    • Firmware
    • Donation
    • Donators
    • FAQ

    Telegram ROM News Channel

    • Keep up to date with us. We will link to new firmware and let you know if there is anything new.

    Telegram ROM Support Chat [International]


    Telegram ROM Support Chat [German]


    • Report bugs & ask whatever you need to know. ROM specific only.



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    Code:
    Please do not take anything without asking us first. We will 99% allow you to use anything, just ask first though.
    You cannot use any of our work which hasn't been released in an official ROM release unless given express permission.
    We are not responsible for anything that happens to your device while using this ROM.
    By using this ROM you agree with the above terms.

    Thanks to all my team, testers and users
    Thanks to @grouxho for helping me improve with my knowledge day in, day out

    XDA:DevDB Information
    [DISCONTINUED][G96XF/N] RENOVATE ICE 1.2 - ARD4 | NIGHTLY - ARD4 | Android 8.0, ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S9

    Contributors
    mwilky, SoLdieR9312, baadnewz
    Source Code: https://github.com/SoLdieR9312/starlte

    ROM OS Version: 8.x Oreo
    ROM Kernel: Linux 4.x
    ROM Firmware Required: Latest Bootloader and Modem, TWRP Recovery

    Version Information
    Status: Stable
    Current Stable Version: 1.2
    Stable Release Date: 2018-05-16

    Created 2018-05-04
    Last Updated 2018-09-01
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    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.1 - Server: GERMANY - 11th May
    MD5: -

    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.1 - Server: GERMANY - 11th May
    MD5: -

    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.1 - Server: USA - 11th May
    MD5: -​

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    RENOVATE ICE G96X 1.1
    • -Choose whether to install vendor partition with the ROM
    • -Added code for carrier text color
    • -Updated Kernel to 4.9.99
    • -Updated Adaway to 4.0.2
    • -Added option to remap bixby to change volume mode
    • -Added code to color notification carrier
    • -Added code to hide notification carrier
    • -Removed dalvik wipe option (it will wipe automatically if needed)

    I only recommend flashing vendor if you are having problems booting. If you are already on RENOVATE ICE with no issues then there is no need to reflash vendor. If you have trouble
    booting, install the ROM first with no root selected, let it boot up and get to the OS, then reboot to recovery and dirty flash, selecting the root of your choice.
    If using magisk, for some reason the dalvik cache doesn't build on first boot. I have added a script that will reboot you soon as a boot is completed if your dalvik-cache isn't built.
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    still the developer is no longer able to just answer it's bad part. pity this rom was the best and by far ...
    We are trying to work on an update, but there are issues with the base stopping us.
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    Just wanted to let you know, that i've started to rebase Renovate to latest BRE5 Base.
    The problem is, that we cannot boot it atm, because kitchen do not patch the sepolicy file correct,
    so rom do not build up dalvik cache and reboots all the time. As soon this is fixed, i will start on porting mods/tweaks back.

    This could take a while, because i mainly have to do it alone, and never ported back all tweaks before, so please do not expect this in 1 day :)
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    Made without owning the phone....poor guinea pigs