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nahidsarwar

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Followed all the steps, but after flashing on my Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE SM-N196S it keeps rebooting to twrp recovery instead of system. I format my device and flashed again from sd card, but it still keeps booting in twrp. Any fix for this?
 

au799

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Couldnt connect to internet error when i start device after fresh boot
WIFI is connected and tried with both with and without sim.
any suggestions would be appreciated
 

lucienchlin

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Taipei, Taiwan.
Hi Ananjaser1211,

Thank you so much for this wonderful build.

I happen to have two Samsung Note 4 in hand, one is N910C, the other one is N910U.

I flashed both of them with your LineageOS build respectively.

So far, most of the functions working fine to me.

However, there is a few things I noticed:

1. For N910C

A. Randomly booting sometimes, and persistently when it happens, I have to take off the battery to cease that. However, when the battery has been removed and the phone has been restarted, everything seems working fine again.

B. When connected with computers via usb cable, there is no transmission protocol option layer can be chosen. This won't happen for the N910U.

2. For N910U

A. the rotating function won't work even if I activate it.

B. the SIM card will be "locked" if you have set pin code on that, the system will tell you that the SIM has been locked even if you didn't input anything before that, then require the PUK code to unlock. If you turn off the phone directly, then the SIM card shall be locked forever, you will have to have it replaced new from the local telecom company. However, if you happen to know the PUK code, then you can pass the locked situation carefully. Or, making the SIM card pin-code free shall do as well. However, I do think this is an issue worth looking into if there is any updated version.

C. the signal intensity won't show correctly for the LTE status icon, there is no such an issue for the N910C, only happens for the N910U.

D. Same as N910C. Randomly booting sometimes, and persistently when it happens, the user might have to take off the battery to cease the restarting loop. However, when the battery has been removed and the phone has been restarted from the off status, everything seems working fine again.

Thanks again, sincerely,

Lucien
 
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wwaeil2005

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Hello guys, what is the proper dialer that works on this ROM, I own a note 4 n910c and I tried many files, but it does not work properly on the phone, for example, GPS, the files for what are required are as follows
Magisk.zip
magisk-riru.zip
EdXposedManager.zip
EdXposedManager.apk
What are the right vertebrae?
Thanks to all the staff for this great work
 

dsbowskill

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@ananjaser1211 this is amazing work. Huge thanks.​


Can I give you my results on an SM-N910H using UK/England mobile frequencies. I'm running Lineage 17.1 (6/30/2021 - STABLE) build.

In 3G data mode, the phone won't pass mobile date properly. Phone calls are fine. When I switch to LTE mode, I lose signal completely. No calls, no data. This might be down to mobile carriers using slightly different frequencies / 4G standards in the UK perhaps?

I will go back to previous builds and see if this is also an issue. But thank you for your work on this, even if you're no longer actively updating. I've got very functional device that I can use as a second screen, and for everything that works on wifi :)
 

erik777777

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Does this ROM have the ability to Turn On Wifi Calling or VoLTE?

Based on what I read, the Samsung Stock ROM had this Setting in an Advance Calling Menu off of the Call or Phone Menu in Settings.
 

ananjaser1211

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ananjaser1211

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Hi Ananjaser1211,

Thank you so much for this wonderful build.

I happen to have two Samsung Note 4 in hand, one is N910C, the other one is N910U.

I flashed both of them with your LineageOS build respectively.

So far, most of the functions working fine to me.

However, there is a few things I noticed:

1. For N910C

A. Randomly booting sometimes, and persistently when it happens, I have to take off the battery to cease that. However, when the battery has been removed and the phone has been restarted, everything seems working fine again.

B. When connected with computers via usb cable, there is no transmission protocol option layer can be chosen. This won't happen for the N910U.

2. For N910U

A. the rotating function won't work even if I activate it.

B. the SIM card will be "locked" if you have set pin code on that, the system will tell you that the SIM has been locked even if you didn't input anything before that, then require the PUK code to unlock. If you turn off the phone directly, then the SIM card shall be locked forever, you will have to have it replaced new from the local telecom company. However, if you happen to know the PUK code, then you can pass the locked situation carefully. Or, making the SIM card pin-code free shall do as well. However, I do think this is an issue worth looking into if there is any updated version.

C. the signal intensity won't show correctly for the LTE status icon, there is no such an issue for the N910C, only happens for the N910U.

D. Same as N910C. Randomly booting sometimes, and persistently when it happens, the user might have to take off the battery to cease the restarting loop. However, when the battery has been removed and the phone has been restarted from the off status, everything seems working fine again.

Thanks again, sincerely,

Lucien
Regarding the random reboot, it is a common issue across all models, caused by faulty GPS config, few pages back there was a "workaround" people can try while i get a breather to push builds.

The USB dialog is indeed a bug, however we werent able to figure out why, we also saw it in Exynos5420 tablets, some devices would show the dialog in the notification panel, while others wont, what i do is setting default USB state to transfare in developer options

id like to look more into the rotation bug you mentioned, perhaps the N910U is using a different sensors HAL, or a different GPS HAL (GPS is linked to sensormanager, if/when it is bugged it will break sensors) so if possible do provide logs as guided in the main post of the thread, but do run it right at the boot animation, so it captures most of the early boot data.

i dont have the stock N910U firmware at hand right now to compare files, but sensors and gps differences are most likely the issue (we still use the N910C vendor tree for N910U)

the PUK and signal issues are interesting, all models use the stock ril (especially the N910U since that one has been bugged for years until we fixed up the stock RIL blob) so im not sure why the signal meter is buggy,

The puk issue is nonexistent in N910C ? i know simlock is iffy a bit on AOSP but generally speaking it "works" for the most part out of the box, so it is quite intresting. i dont have my sim puk code anymore so i dont think i can test it locally. but if this is an N910U issue specifically it would be pretty difficult to fix. i will take a look regardless once im back working on these phones for sure

Thanks for the report!

@ananjaser1211 this is amazing work. Huge thanks.​


Can I give you my results on an SM-N910H using UK/England mobile frequencies. I'm running Lineage 17.1 (6/30/2021 - STABLE) build.

In 3G data mode, the phone won't pass mobile date properly. Phone calls are fine. When I switch to LTE mode, I lose signal completely. No calls, no data. This might be down to mobile carriers using slightly different frequencies / 4G standards in the UK perhaps?

I will go back to previous builds and see if this is also an issue. But thank you for your work on this, even if you're no longer actively updating. I've got very functional device that I can use as a second screen, and for everything that works on wifi :)
Technically speaking the N910H Should not have an option at all to connect to LTE network, as it lacks certain bands required for LTE, there is a bug in 17.1 (not present on lineage Pie or RR OS Q) which enables LTE anyways,
i did some patches in the tree few months back but they never really disabled LTE, there were few workarounds i remember users posted to properly disable LTE and use 3G, which fixed Calls and data for the most part.

Only the N910H faces these network problems as far as i remember. i did raise the issue with few legacy developers however noone seems to know much about it, as there aren't many 3G only devices in use these days.
Does this ROM have the ability to Turn On Wifi Calling or VoLTE?

Based on what I read, the Samsung Stock ROM had this Setting in an Advance Calling Menu off of the Call or Phone Menu in Settings.
Samsung IMS features such as VoLTE etc will not work under AOSP, as they have a custom implementation only found in the original ROM
Hello Sir. When can we expect a new build for N910C. I have observed random reboots, hanging, stuttering and slow performance.
Id like to be able to push builds by the end of this month, but my university schedule has been very rough. so i cant promise anything, but there will be builds coming.
 
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erik777777

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Regarding the random reboot, it is a common issue across all models, caused by faulty GPS config, few pages back there was a "workaround" people can try while i get a breather to push builds.

The USB dialog is indeed a bug, however we werent able to figure out why, we also saw it in Exynos5420 tablets, some devices would show the dialog in the notification panel, while others wont, what i do is setting default USB state to transfare in developer options

id like to look more into the rotation bug you mentioned, perhaps the N910U is using a different sensors HAL, or a different GPS HAL (GPS is linked to sensormanager, if/when it is bugged it will break sensors) so if possible do provide logs as guided in the main post of the thread, but do run it right at the boot animation, so it captures most of the early boot data.

i dont have the stock N910U firmware at hand right now to compare files, but sensors and gps differences are most likely the issue (we still use the N910C vendor tree for N910U)

the PUK and signal issues are interesting, all models use the stock ril (especially the N910U since that one has been bugged for years until we fixed up the stock RIL blob) so im not sure why the signal meter is buggy,

The puk issue is nonexistent in N910C ? i know simlock is iffy a bit on AOSP but generally speaking it "works" for the most part out of the box, so it is quite intresting. i dont have my sim puk code anymore so i dont think i can test it locally. but if this is an N910U issue specifically it would be pretty difficult to fix. i will take a look regardless once im back working on these phones for sure

Thanks for the report!

Technically speaking the N910H Should not have an option at all to connect to LTE network, as it lacks certain bands required for LTE, there is a bug in 17.1 (not present on lineage Pie or RR OS Q) which enables LTE anyways,
i did some patches in the tree few months back but they never really disabled LTE, there were few workarounds i remember users posted to properly disable LTE and use 3G, which fixed Calls and data for the most part.

Only the N910H faces these network problems as far as i remember. i did raise the issue with few legacy developers however noone seems to know much about it, as there aren't many 3G only devices in use these days.

Samsung IMS features such as VoLTE etc will not work under AOSP, as they have a custom implementation only found in the original ROM

Id like to be able to push builds by the end of this month, but my university schedule has been very rough. so i cant promise anything, but there will be builds coming.
Thanks for the Reply. Great Work as Well. I enjoy your ROM everyday!
 
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    Hi Ananjaser1211,

    Thank you so much for this wonderful build.

    I happen to have two Samsung Note 4 in hand, one is N910C, the other one is N910U.

    I flashed both of them with your LineageOS build respectively.

    So far, most of the functions working fine to me.

    However, there is a few things I noticed:

    1. For N910C

    A. Randomly booting sometimes, and persistently when it happens, I have to take off the battery to cease that. However, when the battery has been removed and the phone has been restarted, everything seems working fine again.

    B. When connected with computers via usb cable, there is no transmission protocol option layer can be chosen. This won't happen for the N910U.

    2. For N910U

    A. the rotating function won't work even if I activate it.

    B. the SIM card will be "locked" if you have set pin code on that, the system will tell you that the SIM has been locked even if you didn't input anything before that, then require the PUK code to unlock. If you turn off the phone directly, then the SIM card shall be locked forever, you will have to have it replaced new from the local telecom company. However, if you happen to know the PUK code, then you can pass the locked situation carefully. Or, making the SIM card pin-code free shall do as well. However, I do think this is an issue worth looking into if there is any updated version.

    C. the signal intensity won't show correctly for the LTE status icon, there is no such an issue for the N910C, only happens for the N910U.

    D. Same as N910C. Randomly booting sometimes, and persistently when it happens, the user might have to take off the battery to cease the restarting loop. However, when the battery has been removed and the phone has been restarted from the off status, everything seems working fine again.

    Thanks again, sincerely,

    Lucien
    Regarding the random reboot, it is a common issue across all models, caused by faulty GPS config, few pages back there was a "workaround" people can try while i get a breather to push builds.

    The USB dialog is indeed a bug, however we werent able to figure out why, we also saw it in Exynos5420 tablets, some devices would show the dialog in the notification panel, while others wont, what i do is setting default USB state to transfare in developer options

    id like to look more into the rotation bug you mentioned, perhaps the N910U is using a different sensors HAL, or a different GPS HAL (GPS is linked to sensormanager, if/when it is bugged it will break sensors) so if possible do provide logs as guided in the main post of the thread, but do run it right at the boot animation, so it captures most of the early boot data.

    i dont have the stock N910U firmware at hand right now to compare files, but sensors and gps differences are most likely the issue (we still use the N910C vendor tree for N910U)

    the PUK and signal issues are interesting, all models use the stock ril (especially the N910U since that one has been bugged for years until we fixed up the stock RIL blob) so im not sure why the signal meter is buggy,

    The puk issue is nonexistent in N910C ? i know simlock is iffy a bit on AOSP but generally speaking it "works" for the most part out of the box, so it is quite intresting. i dont have my sim puk code anymore so i dont think i can test it locally. but if this is an N910U issue specifically it would be pretty difficult to fix. i will take a look regardless once im back working on these phones for sure

    Thanks for the report!

    @ananjaser1211 this is amazing work. Huge thanks.​


    Can I give you my results on an SM-N910H using UK/England mobile frequencies. I'm running Lineage 17.1 (6/30/2021 - STABLE) build.

    In 3G data mode, the phone won't pass mobile date properly. Phone calls are fine. When I switch to LTE mode, I lose signal completely. No calls, no data. This might be down to mobile carriers using slightly different frequencies / 4G standards in the UK perhaps?

    I will go back to previous builds and see if this is also an issue. But thank you for your work on this, even if you're no longer actively updating. I've got very functional device that I can use as a second screen, and for everything that works on wifi :)
    Technically speaking the N910H Should not have an option at all to connect to LTE network, as it lacks certain bands required for LTE, there is a bug in 17.1 (not present on lineage Pie or RR OS Q) which enables LTE anyways,
    i did some patches in the tree few months back but they never really disabled LTE, there were few workarounds i remember users posted to properly disable LTE and use 3G, which fixed Calls and data for the most part.

    Only the N910H faces these network problems as far as i remember. i did raise the issue with few legacy developers however noone seems to know much about it, as there aren't many 3G only devices in use these days.
    Does this ROM have the ability to Turn On Wifi Calling or VoLTE?

    Based on what I read, the Samsung Stock ROM had this Setting in an Advance Calling Menu off of the Call or Phone Menu in Settings.
    Samsung IMS features such as VoLTE etc will not work under AOSP, as they have a custom implementation only found in the original ROM
    Hello Sir. When can we expect a new build for N910C. I have observed random reboots, hanging, stuttering and slow performance.
    Id like to be able to push builds by the end of this month, but my university schedule has been very rough. so i cant promise anything, but there will be builds coming.
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    Regarding the random reboot, it is a common issue across all models, caused by faulty GPS config, few pages back there was a "workaround" people can try while i get a breather to push builds.

    The USB dialog is indeed a bug, however we werent able to figure out why, we also saw it in Exynos5420 tablets, some devices would show the dialog in the notification panel, while others wont, what i do is setting default USB state to transfare in developer options

    id like to look more into the rotation bug you mentioned, perhaps the N910U is using a different sensors HAL, or a different GPS HAL (GPS is linked to sensormanager, if/when it is bugged it will break sensors) so if possible do provide logs as guided in the main post of the thread, but do run it right at the boot animation, so it captures most of the early boot data.

    i dont have the stock N910U firmware at hand right now to compare files, but sensors and gps differences are most likely the issue (we still use the N910C vendor tree for N910U)

    the PUK and signal issues are interesting, all models use the stock ril (especially the N910U since that one has been bugged for years until we fixed up the stock RIL blob) so im not sure why the signal meter is buggy,

    The puk issue is nonexistent in N910C ? i know simlock is iffy a bit on AOSP but generally speaking it "works" for the most part out of the box, so it is quite intresting. i dont have my sim puk code anymore so i dont think i can test it locally. but if this is an N910U issue specifically it would be pretty difficult to fix. i will take a look regardless once im back working on these phones for sure

    Thanks for the report!

    Technically speaking the N910H Should not have an option at all to connect to LTE network, as it lacks certain bands required for LTE, there is a bug in 17.1 (not present on lineage Pie or RR OS Q) which enables LTE anyways,
    i did some patches in the tree few months back but they never really disabled LTE, there were few workarounds i remember users posted to properly disable LTE and use 3G, which fixed Calls and data for the most part.

    Only the N910H faces these network problems as far as i remember. i did raise the issue with few legacy developers however noone seems to know much about it, as there aren't many 3G only devices in use these days.

    Samsung IMS features such as VoLTE etc will not work under AOSP, as they have a custom implementation only found in the original ROM

    Id like to be able to push builds by the end of this month, but my university schedule has been very rough. so i cant promise anything, but there will be builds coming.
    Thanks for the Reply. Great Work as Well. I enjoy your ROM everyday!
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    This ROM basically enabled me to survive using my Note 4 in 2021 by having up to date system. No lags observed too! I'm in love with this phone again.

    I observed a bug that when playing a video in Google chrome, sometimes the video is scaled wrong. It's kinda zoomed in.

    For people with lag issues, you can reduce your background apps with Servicely. Worked GREAT. I have insane standby battery backup, 4% in one night.

    I have gone back to using my Pocophone F1 because I got it fixed. But damn this ROM saved my life back when my main phone is broken for the last 2 months.

    Heck I remember using Anan's Nougat note 7 port back in 2019 when... my Poco F1 screen is broken.

    Huge thanks to you OP!
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    LineageOS 17.1 for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (N910C/H/U/S/L/K | N915S/L/K | N916S/L/K)


    --> Personal Notes <--
    20210630 Release notes :

    Builds for all variants have been updated, this release has been a WIP since April, ive done quite alot of changes for memory management, and added zRAM with LZ4 compression, to significantly improve our RAM situation.

    Ive also fixed a broken sdfat driver that caused random reboots, and over all did a clean up of the kernel, removed old commits, updated some drivers, and more importantly, ive removed "ALL" custom GPU modifications, as they cause graphical issues in most games, and overheating, this means there no longer is an option to overclock/undervolt GPU. for now atleast.

    finally, ive added a binary to help with N910H devices, which now allows them the option to go to settings > mobile networks > and pick 3G (full guide in F.A.Q) to fix SIM issues

    Change-log wise this is a "small" update, but it hopefully addresses various stability problems, i have not done much work in audio tho, nothing ready for release, but i will be looking into that moving further.

    Big thanks to @Fuadmoin , @ISoreo and @TrisTanster for a ton of help with testing

    Submitting new issues/Requests
    • First read existing issues and the F.A.Q Below to ensure its not a duplicate/workaround
    • Download loggingkit and follow its guide from here
    • provide as much info as possible and upload your logs on the forum

    old release notes

    03/08/2021Update : I have released N910U builds with full sim support, they are available in the download section Sim calls / Data and SMS were all tested. it should be at the same level of bugs as other models now

    03/05/2021
    Alright i finally have time to release the next set of builds, i have done alot of work again on Audio to make it more stable.
    and other fixes overall for modem / sim. i have used it for the past 3 days with my sim in it, and its alright.
    i have also made a magisk module which you need to flash if you want high quality instagram (and other apps) video playback. all info in F.A.Q

    I still have no idea how N910H will perform, so let me know if it works or not. if sim is buggy, try to manually force 3G APNs
    N910U Now can show baseband info but still will not load or detect simcards. so no progress there.

    We are down to few bugs, i am going to try to tackle some boring tasks in the next releases, like selinux and encryption, i am hoping to get us enforced soon, and maybe encrypted. after that i will probably re-do all our device trees. in case we ever get all the bugs resolved, we might apply to lineage official

    2/17/2021
    This batch of releases should hopefully address the random reboots and sim issues faced by many, i have also did entire audio from scratch, which would be fun to experiment on, i could not test it fully so i am going to expect that some calling scenarios might not work, would love to know about them.

    i would like to also mention that the power management in this build has been re-done and settings > battery > profiles actually do use custom tunable similar to stock ROM, you may override the frequency i set for CPUs via HKTweaks but i personally think its better for over all stability and battery life

    i should also mention that performance in general is miles better than both 16 and 17.1 builds of the past, as i found a big flaw in the kernel

    over-all these set of builds carry a ton of improvements and fixes, and many missing commits that we should have had ages ago.

    Enjoy and do let me know how it goes, to report any issues, follow the guide below on how to capture useful logs

    2020 NOV
    Alright everyone, so i have taken the stable state of our lineage 16.0 trees and decided to just go for 17.1, i have basically observed the same bugs (wifi thing on idle, no video recording in default cam app and encryption) so figured it was worth it to just spend the extra time to upbring 17.1, i have noticed a ton of improvements myself, i dropped certain hacks, and repaired a bunch of stuff in the tree, and fixed some critical 16.0 bugs related to GPS, Wifi and a ton others. I hope you enjoy this release, and please let me know how it goes, i am basically down to 2 or 3 testers at this point as everyone i knew already left this device, and i personally suck at testing, i loaded my phone with gapps micro, nova prime launcher and my general social apps / debugging tools. and so far its solid, There are some additional notes make sure to read below regarding registering fingerprint, as it gets stuck but actually takes in the FP information.

    regarding continuing 16 builds, i dont know honestly, the build server i use is already crowded and building for 5 devices is too much to handle, last 16 build might be the last for a while.

    Hope you enjoy this release!

    Also BIG WARNING : Dualbootpatcher is no longer a thing with 17.1, it wont work ,dont ask me for support. the tool is deprecated


    Lineage 16 release notes :-

    Alright, it took a lot of work and effort, but finally our device is running Android Pie in a state that is considered "usable" by myself and the testers. There is still a lot of room for improvement but for now the current C/H build is good enough. S/L/K and U builds will follow later after the C/H one is tested, and while i get myself a server.

    This project is only possible due to the awesome people who helped me get my foot into AOSP development, which is very different from what I'm used to. In no particular order, our thanks to @Lunarixus , @ripee , @Stricted (especially for commits that fixed RIL) @tripLr , @bonuzzz and many others from various communities who helped indirectly by sharing their device trees on GitHub.

    I will continue to work on Lineage 16.0 and hopefully Lineage 17.0 in the future. I am enjoying AOSP more than TW at the moment.
    Expect other flavors of AOSP Pie to come out. I was going to release Havoc but it seems to have a problem with incall UI when you install gapps, so I'm skipping it for now.


    If you appreciate the effort behind this, don't hesitate to leave a thanks, provide constructive criticism and maybe consider donating some "totally not illegal stuff" over at my paypal

    TWRP (official builds also exist, i will update my builds later)
    - My builds (3.3) - XDA


    ROOT Method
    Magisk
    - Simple follow Install instructions , Make sure to enable Magisk Hide to restore SafetyNet functionality

    Google Apps
    Open GApps
    - Pick ARM > Android 10. No MicroG support currently


    Odin
    - Odin3 v3.13.3

    Heimdall
    - Glass Echidna

    Hope you enjoy this ROM!

    --> Quick Notes about this project <--
    • ROM is stable for daily-usage.
    • Only the N910C version is tested by me.
    • All Exynos models support full functionality (Sim , calls etc)
    • For Stable Camera (Photo/Video) Use this GoogleCamera
    • Lineage 17.1 DOES NOT support dualboot patcher!
    • The kernel is fully customizable using HKTweaks by corsicanu: Github

    --> Known Bugs <--
    • Footej and This GoogleCamera can record videos only
    • Encryption is broken
    • Kernel is Permissive
    • Audio is not always perfect
    --> Credits <--

    Thanks for the best testers you could wish for :
    @Fuadmoin for extensive N910S/L/K Testing
    @ISoreo for extensive N910C Testing
    ck on telegram for N910U testing
    @Voytec83 @claude96 @Enginyaman @MrNova @podiwadda @muddii_yasser @Mohelsayedplus @SypeR_ @exalented @Seemanthinis @clewisit

    Downloads, Change-logs and F.A.Q Below
    Source Code:
    github

    ROM OS Version: 10.x Pie
    ROM Kernel: Linux 3.10.x
    ROM Firmware Required: Latest Bootloader/Modem and TWRP 3.3+
    Based On: Lineage OS 17.1

    Version Information
    Status:
    stable
    Stable Release Date: 2021-06-30
    Created 2019-06-09
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    Downloads and changelogs

    Track changes on RefinedChannel : Telegram
    Come hang with us on our chat : Telegram
    My TWRP (3.3.1-0) For all Galaxy Note 4 Exynos Variants : XDA

    --> Downloads <--
    Lineage 17.1 (6/30/2021 - STABLE)

    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : ac96cb3104b2e2b7a85fab8b6ce8ac06
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : ff84c1b4d4f4fdef8b0382efd1fe8fdc
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 79e104f0984b0cfa2f9ae88cdf42a42d
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 6f1c70a84b40131281d519d659723625
    N910U (trhpltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 31e4ef4ec43af360ecaac704f37ff6bb
    Google Drive mirror : Download
    FakeDeviceInfo v2 : GDrive | AFH (Read more about it in F.A.Q)

    Old Builds (Only on AFH)

    Lineage 17.1 N910U Update (3/08/2021 - STABLE)
    N910U (trhpltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 331659c66e1dcd82ec0be81de7899bd6
    Google Drive : Mirror

    Lineage 17.1 (3/05/2021 - STABLE)
    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : a2da420d64b450988f5b23c61120bf07
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 762cef4d9353bfc9a0eed7e7b139db9e
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : da3924b4ceff4793bb5a7f9d10e3fca5
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : ab09e57d034dc3dd5f94dd7b45d96f8d
    N910U ALPHA (trhpltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 8d610b1f348990850e527ba544d3d1f6
    Google Drive mirror : Download
    FakeDeviceInfo : AFH (Read more about it in F.A.Q)

    Lineage 17.1 (2/17/2021)
    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : a04e33f9b9143a5e1bddf84b02da2425
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : ce1a4711a2f9da5801c0a6ef6a2472e8
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 09826bb4adba8e472f2d77dc337493eb
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 8c511737528abf6fdbf6576b77fed985
    N910U ALPHA (trhpltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 0694c9a1d3bc9da0c2037ce82b263244
    GoogleDrive Mirror : Download
    Calls patch : Download

    Lineage 17.1 (11/23/2020)
    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : e8de4fa2e53d21ab59c9524c2c09fec9
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : d2b38f59afc461035f6723551d1716bd
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : b4cbf809ebdd176cb74bdd4294cbc79c
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 87da8b64428d52215149efdc0a4c06c9
    N910U ALPHA (trhpltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 030c8cfeb8412fb1ed594e3bc946445b
    GoogleDrive Mirror : Download

    Lineage 16.0 (11/01/2020)
    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : a09788f0384b7d10924acb1467603f48
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 48950d5032f0721d1e2bd892a61baf1f
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 082461f5c5099aac5a200cb2100f48c9
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : a61060895aae647b42b0107d1e50bc69
    N910U ALPHA (trhpltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 6221a2d991083778c502dd5764d6ebe9
    GoogleDrive Mirror : Download

    ->> Lineage 16.0 builds (10/19/2019)
    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : 488840aca19725b0003f5d262da95b2f
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 04681665fa88a1c4eacd56e42067bd09
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : c7c975bd401f1e5a5a1ea3c7f8486631
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : c72ec56a7f67d6d57ab78759f9375718

    ->> Lineage 16.0 builds (10/10/2019)
    N910C/H (treltexx) : AFH | MD5 : c26c8cedf315398c002c4c7629eb2b56
    N910S/L/K (trelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 0b7cf4305d160f7a42c5d5342c1a74cb
    N915SLK (tbelteskt) : AFH | MD5 : 0a302764053ce8e1ef666a3f34e97698
    N916SLK (tre3calteskt) : AFH | MD5 : a91239b9335bc79231a1ec2bc8e5572c


    --> Changelog <--

    Lineage 17.1 Update (6/30/2021 - STABLE)

    - Sync GPS headers with exynos5420
    - add patch for our old gps hal
    - remove custom LMK stuff
    - add ZRAM configs
    - cleanup LMK
    - add binary to detect device and set 3g/4g and proper codename/fingerprint
    - support devices with engineering bootloader
    - Remove problematic old commits from kernel
    - re-do memfd and sdcardfs updates for Q
    - backport zpool/zbud/zsmalloc and zRAM drivers
    - Disable ZSWAP, and samsung swap (vnswap)
    - Enable 1.5GB LZ4 ZRAM
    - add proper LMK driver
    - improve powerHAL frequency changing
    - Downgrade sdfat driver to 2.0.6 to fix random reboots
    - Add FreeForm multiwindow lineage patches

    Lineage 17.1 N910U Update (3/08/2021 - STABLE)
    - Fix simcard recognition
    - Fix mobile data
    - Fix voice call verbs and scenarios
    - Now fully functional Sim calls, 3rd party calls, SMS and mobile data

    Lineage 17.1 (3/04/2021 - STABLE)

    - Fix modem startup on N910C/H/U that caused random reboots and sim issues overtime
    - improve modem stability and fix a bug that caused the phone to panic if you unlock it fast after boot
    - Enable Full screen gestures (See F.A.Q for how to enable)
    - Replace custom fingerprint service with stock AOSP one
    - Disable camera debugging and custom params that cause issues
    - Rework media profiles to improve camera video quality in gcam
    - Fix media performance issues to fix playback issues (Read F.A.Q for quality fix for instagram)
    - Remove buggy AptXHD bluetooth codec and keep Aptx only
    - Rework DRM service for full L1 support (No secure L1 playback yet)
    - Disable absolute volume to fix bluetooth audio issues
    - Add Wifi/Gps wakelock group to prevent issues on long uptimes
    - More fixes to disable buggy P2P/WiFi Direct spam
    - use low-end video profiles for smoother playback in some apps
    - Add back and fix missing NFC
    - Massive Audio rework to fix issues listed below :-
    - Fix calls on earpiece, speaker, bluetooth and headphones for C/H/S/L/K
    - Fix microphone issues on speaker calls
    - Fix microphone issues on video calls
    - Fix bluetooth call issues on all models
    - Fix an issue that caused headphone volume to leak from speaker
    - Fix an issue that caused earpiece to work when doing bluetooth calls
    - Add custom workaround to fix no incall volume and other audio routing when you boot muted


    Old releases changelogs


    Lineage 17.1 (2/17/2021)

    - set default gpu clock to 600mhz to fix instability
    - add FB notifier for power hal
    - reduce mobicore logging
    - fix HMP up/down tune to fix performance issues
    - disable P2P Spam
    - add support for lineage/twrp recoveries in the device tree
    - add odex optimizations
    - let aosp only compile the needed resources for our DPI
    - add RAM pinner and pin SystemUI, graphics and runtime to RAM
    - organize ramdisk into vendor
    - add FastCharging hidl to turn on / off fast charging in settings
    - add improved SQLITE overlays for app database optimization
    - add custom max_volume warning for headphones
    - remove guard that made flipflap (sview) not compile on korean variants
    - build custom powerHAL
    - add stock interactive profiles in powerHAL (balanced, performance and power saving)
    - let the powerHAL manage CPU FREQ for all 3 modes and use stock powersaving freqs for max clocks
    - overall powerHAL now has real management now and multiple tunable presets
    - remove camera param debugging that clutter logs
    - rebrand our custom hardware HALs into universal5433
    - enable vibration intensity control in settings for some options
    - update calling overlays and signal overlays
    - organize app overlays in device tree
    - add some props for HWC
    - add mali gpu props
    - fix-up core services startup in ramdisk
    - let zram go across all 1.5GB of swap
    - add AOSP RCS packages
    - disable NFC debugging
    - properly override AOSP APNS
    - remove outdated configs and features from tree
    - add fixes for random reboots
    - update and improve audio hal / policy
    - add basic support for audio cancelation (not fully working yet)
    - re-organize stock aosp audio effect support
    - fully reworked audio mixers
    - redo mic quality / gains for all mics including headphone mic
    - redo verbs and channels for audio recording
    - reduce and remove clutter from mixers and update the used paths for speaker/earpiece and heaphones
    - let camera use both left and right microphones when recording
    - remove useless BT code and try to improve stability in media (untested in calls)
    - commonize mixers_path for all variants

    NOV 24 limited Test build changelog
    - Fix OpenCL and Vulkan devices
    - Improve UI performance and scrolling
    - Disable loggy script to not fill /cache and cause issues. use adb for debugging
    - Add fixes for bluetooth SCO (calls)
    - Switch to better dalvik-heap config
    - expose our opencl and vulkan devices to apps
    - properly set max surface buffers to avoid lag over time
    - Fix APN issues that broke LTE , 3G on some phones
    - Fix Bluetooth stability issues / stuttering
    - Increase proximity detection range to match stock
    - overall graphics and UI improvements


    Lineage 17.1 (11/23/2020

    - Rebased trees and update to lineage 17.1 running android ten
    - resolved an issue that broke GPS + RIL Connection and affected GNSS Locking
    - Updated widevine and implemented clearkey to match modern devices with netflix playback support (requires magisk hide + reboot and some time to show up on the store)
    - Updated kernel net driver significantly to resolve connectivity issues
    - Remove broken/unsupported WiFi display that caused severe draining
    - Fixed Fingerprint for android Q (read F.A.Q For more details)
    - Allow direct booting from offline charging mode
    - Added logging service to help with user debugging (When facing issues zip me /cache) read F.A.Q if you want to disable it
    - Improve network scanning for RIL
    - Improve graphics performance
    - Early boot system for faster booting speeds
    - Include official lineage power HAL which works better on our phones
    - Apply fixes for media playback that required hacks previously
    - and everything else Android ten brings!


    Lineage 16.0 (11/01/2020).

    ROM :-
    - Updated to latest lineage sources with October 2020 Patch
    - Switched to new BSP to compile most blobs (including video , display etc) big thanks @Stricted
    - build and update OMX from BSP to resolve many codec issues
    - Fix graphical glitches / issues during games (pink stuff)
    - remove unused shims from the trees and do general cleanup
    - update GPS shim and and improve its stability
    - implement MultiHAL Sensors wrapper to resolve rotation and other sensor issues
    - Disable broken CPUSETS
    - update WiFi Configs and disable broken wifi features
    - update TCP and other throughput configs
    - Fix spammy P2P wifi logging
    - bring back argosd service to fix slow WiFi / lag when downloading (tested upto 260mbps)
    - Fixes to Wifi during Doze
    - build open source bluetooth blobs with some call fixes
    - update and adjust SWAP rates and switch to ZRAM
    - disable nearby service by default which makes wifi unstable when bluetooth is active
    - use second mic when using speaker calls to avoid echos
    - other misc mixer and audio changes
    - Disable GPU errors caused by unsupported screen fade effect
    - Fix Front camera in stock/3rd party
    - fixed video recording in footej camera and its quality to 1080p
    - Fix headphone mic one more time
    - Add workaround for muted incall audio

    Kernel :-
    - Remove broken wakelock controls
    - implement devfreq boost driver by @Lunarixus
    - update LMK driver to resolve issues with memory leaks
    - properly kill GPU DVFS control from the driver
    - adjust GPU interactive governor
    - Fix an issue that made the GPU stuck at 100% utilization with min frequencies (this also resolved serious lag issues)
    - bring back stock input booster settings (to maintain decent performance).


    Lineage 16.0 (10/19/2019)

    1- Fixed low quality video in instagram/twitter and so on by fixing AVC decoder (And encoder was improved)
    2- Fixed offline charging animation
    3- inline encryption with stock (untested)
    4- Tons of fixes to WiFi, will remain working when screen is off, and more stable in games (and enabled background scan/batched scan)
    5- Generally improved the quality of video playback / recording (to inline with stock)
    6- LowMemoryKiller tweaks added that should help with the memory leak issue
    7- Enabled burn-in protection
    8- Added some fixes for mediaserver and made it more stable (It will crash less often now, but it will if you try hard enough)
    9- Many changes to ramdisk to fix missing nodes (NFC, DVFS, GPS And sensors)
    10- Adjust LowBattery warns (to inline with stock)
    11- fix some errors in miracast so it works more often
    12- Entire rework to the GPU to fix Graphical glitches, crashes and many more to heavy games (PUBG, CSR, COD etc)
    13- Removed 100mhz GPU clock, set default min 266, max 600 as stock, removed 800mhz overclock option (Max is 730)
    14- Sync with latest lineageOS source
    15- And other misc changes to fix performance and battery in general


    Lineage 16.0 (10/10/2019)

    Cumulative changes from all the previous test versions
    1- Re-work Audio fully with a new mixer_path based on stock tinyucm conf
    2- Fix call echo in all scenarios (3rd party calls not tested)
    3- restore stock gains (the ones we had were all over the place)
    4- fix headphone mic in 3rdpaty apps and in calls
    5- add missing wideband/narrowband scenarios
    6- update the lineage audio hardware hal
    7- restore mic level to stock without hurting voice recorders
    8- Fix memory issues (with improved LowMemoryKiller and swap)
    9- fix random shutdowns due to low memory after long useage
    10- Set the minimum GPU frequency to 160
    11- Set the GPU to be always online (due to lack of HWC, this fixes performance issues)
    12- reduce the effect of touch booster to save battery
    13- Disable swipe-up gestures
    14- Massive liveDisplay fixing (ColorProfile , Displaymode (Night/day) , Color temperature , Outdoor mode And color calibration support)
    15- Other performance improvments
    16- Improvments to calls by reverting some broken changes
    17- removed AudioFX (Qcom only)
    18- added lineage vibration hal
    19- removed custom gnss hal that wasnt needed
    20- more fixes to GPS
    21- slight changes to sensors
    22- built healthd hal (still no offline charging)
    23- enabled and fixed HWC
    24- added a prop that helps with performance
    25- Fixed NFC so it no longer ****s everything up when its turned off (and now can be turned on without also ****ing said things up)
    26- other misc changes you can see in git
    27- Fixed all HWC leaks (therefore you shouldnt have random reboots anymore)
    28- Disabled always_on GPU for better battery saving
    29- Animations and layers will have improved performance
    30- removed a workaround that delayed boots
    31- critical kernel changes to remove many workarounds we had by :
    32- updated sdcardfs driver to remove legacy stuff
    33- updated sdfat driver and enabling it for exFAT
    34- updated EXT4 driver and using it for EXT2/3 instead of dedicated drivers for both
    35- updated USB and ADB so we dont need legacy stuff anymore
    36- updated and enabled F2FS Driver (support not tested)
    37- patch a ion leak
    38- updated wireless/wifi driver to remove the need for workarounds
    39- Added back AudioFX as it works
    40- DRM changes
    41- default hotspot name
    42- fixes to rotation sensor (it works fine with/without location enabled here, but if it as slow, enable location)
    43- remove duplicated tether config
    44- fix nfc config
    45- Updated powerprofiles
    46- slight changes to meda and camera set for the future
    47- synced with latest lineage sources

    TLDR : tons of fixes, better performance and having an actual usable phone.


    Lineage 16.0 (9/21/2019)
    1- Full hardware video playback (no lag even on 1080p60 playback)
    2- LiveDisplay enabled (color mode changing) with more features to be added later
    3- updated and enabled back ambient and aod (not fully tested yet)
    4- added and updated APN and SPN configs
    5- improvments to camera and include camera2 instead of snap
    6- fix a mic bug that introduces artifacts in audio recording
    7- OMX and media fully redone based on herolte
    8- Rotation sensor should be more robust now
    9- few changes to spen
    10- Bluetooth range and issues fixed
    11- improve RIL for SLK variants
    12- Fix NFC issues on N916 variants
    13- improvments to NFC on intl variants
    14- set default color mode to cinema for vivid colors
    15- Removed a binary that caused SLK variants to over-heat
    16- latest lineageOS sources
    17- compiled stable builds for N910SLK|N915SLK|N916SLK
    18- overall the build is more responsive and stable due to MFC/OMX fixes


    Lineage 16.0 build (9/16/2019)

    1- Fixed Video playback for 3rd party apps
    2- Youtube and other social media apps will no longer freeze randomly
    3- fixed an issue that took a toll on performance
    4- over all the rom will be noticeably smoother


    Lineage 16.0 initial build (9/14/2019)

    1- Updated and reworked the tree all together
    2- A decent powerHAL modded to N4
    3- Bluetooth APTX errors resolved
    4- Fully fixed RIL (no workarounds needed)
    5- Entire Kernel has been built from scratch
    6- New binder, sdcardfs, and WiFi drivers
    7- all the features of HeliosKernel built it and customizable
    8- Updated brightness tables to conform with stock
    9- removed ugly workarounds and hacks
    10- Audio much more stable
    11- stock APN , TCP configs and much more
    12- Added more LED modes
    13- Added AOD and ambient display support that kinda works
    14- updated most libs and shims
    15- built lineage trust and touch HALs
    16- enabled gesture support
    17- enabled smart pixels for ROMs that support it
    18- And tons of other changes covered in the github source
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    F.A.Q And Notes

    Q: N910H wont detect SIM / network
    A: This is due to it trying to force LTE, Go to settings > network > mobile networks And change preferred network type to 3G, then enable and disable Airplane Mode. Here is a Video by @mvrul2k20 to explain the procedure

    Q : High Quality in instagram stories etc ?
    A : You need to flash FakeDeviceInfo v2 magisk module (which means you need magisk) . when instagram detects our device, it sends low quality video, the patch tricks it into thinking our device is Galaxy tab which plays back max quality\

    Q : Korean variants (S/L/K) have tube / robotic audio in calls
    A : this bug is unfixable for now as those models rely on stock audio hardware effects to fix this issue, but we cant use that and open source H/W does not support them

    Q : How to enable android 10 gestures
    A : First you need to enable navigation bar (this will disable touchkeys) then go to gesture settings and enable full screen gestures

    Q : Recommended camera app to use ?
    A : This Google Camera : Download or Footej2 from the play store

    Q : When registering FP, i dont see progress or vibration
    A : It is fine, keep enrolling your finger, and at the end it will show you pass. this seems to only happen with first enrollment

    Q: Whenever I try flashing any lineage- build, I get the following error in TWRP: Updater process ended with ERROR: 7
    A: Update your TWRP to 3.2.3 or higher available Here or newer

    Q : Device is too warm
    A : After first boot that is common, let the phone finish setting up and cool down

    Q : How to get google apps ?
    A : Go to Opengapps.org . Select ARM > 10 > [your choice] and flash opengapps*.zip after the ROM.zip

    Q : How to get Root ?
    A : Flash Magisk Root From Here

    Q : How to tune the kernel ?
    A : use HKTweaks app from @corsicanu : Github
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    Lineage OS 16 [ 9-15-2019 ]

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    LineageOS 16.0 for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (N910C/H)

    --> Personal Notes <--
    Alright, it took alot of work and effort, but finally our device is running Android Pie in a state that is considered "usable" by myself and the testers, There is still alot of room for improvement but for now the current C/H build is good enough. S/L/K and U builds will follow later after the C/H one is tested, and while i get myself a server.
    This project is only possible due to the awesome people who helped me get my foot into AOSP development, which is very different from what im used to, in no particular order, Thanks @Lunarixus , @ripee , @Stricted (especially for commits that fixed RIL) @tripLr , @bonuzzz and many others from various communities who helped indirectly by sharing their device trees on github.

    I will continue to work on Lineage 16.0 and hopefully Lineage 17 in the future. i am enjoying AOSP more than TW at the moment.
    expect other flavors of AOSP Pie to come out, i was going to release Havoc but it seems to have a problem with incallui when you install gapps. so im skipping that for now.​


    if you appreciate the effort behind this, dont hesitate to leave a thanks, provide constructive criticism and maybe consider donating some "totally not illegal stuff" over at my paypal

    --> Downloads <--
    Lineage 16.0 initial build (9/14/2019) : AndroidFileHost [LATEST]
    MD5 : 068ef21df78c22e43035dbf710f815e0

    --> Changelog <--
    Lineage 16.0 initial build (9/14/2019)
    1- Updated and reworked the tree all together
    2- A decent powerHAL modded to N4
    3- Bluetooth APTX errors resolved
    4- Fully fixed RIL (no workarounds needed)
    5- Entire Kernel has been built from scratch
    6- New binder, sdcardfs, and WiFi drivers
    7- all the features of HeliosKernel built it and customizable
    8- Updated brightness tables to conform with stock
    9- removed ugly workarounds and hacks
    10- Audio much more stable
    11- stock APN , TCP configs and much more
    12- Added more LED modes
    13- Added AOD and ambient display support that kinda works
    14- updated most libs and shims
    15- built lineage trust and touch HALs
    16- enabled gesture support
    17- enabled smart pixels for ROMs that support it
    18- And tons of other changes covered in the github source

    --> Quick Notes about this project <--
    • Starting from Lineage 16.0 , we enter Stable stage.
    • only the N910C/H versions are tested by myself
    • And only the C/H versions are available for now
    • Dualboot patcher support is added, install this rom as primary as always.
    • The kernel is fully customizable using HKTweaks by corsicanu : Github

    --> Known Bugs <--
    • AVC Encoder/Decoder is broken, therefore Stock camera app (and possibly some 3rd party cameras) will not record video. Use Footej Camera instead
    • OMX is not that stable in general, expect youtube to hang sometimes at anything above 720P
    • Hardware composer is broken, meaning we will fall back to GPU rendering for layers (possibly more lag and drain)
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    Few words to say.

    Our device is beyond capable in the right hands. This is something to look for in the far future when lineage 17 is more stable. obviously its extremely early for Q, as we are the 3rd or 4th Exynos SOC to boot it yet, and for the first time we actually ran lineage before the snapdragon variants. so there is that W

    This is thanks to help directly and indirectly from stricted and lunarixus, great guys both of them.

    Our device wont die on Pie