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simone201

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Hi all! It's being a long time that i haven't released nothing on XDA, due to lack of time and other reasons....
Now i come back with a completely new creation, a custom kernel for I9100, designed to be fast, light and also battery friendly at the same time (difficult to do eh)!

NEW LOGO AND BANNERS BY zantekk!! THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!



The lightest kernel for I9100 ever made (only 4.3MB without additional initramfs compression!!)

ONLY FOR SAMSUNG-BASED ROMs (NO AOSP, NO Cyanogenmod, NO MIUI, NO ICS, neither samsung one)

ONLY FOR INTERNATIONAL I9100!!


ISSUES? QUESTIONS? PLEASE ASK THEM HERE: Click Here!

INFOS ON OTA UPDATER AND CONFIGURATOR : Click Here!


NOW POWERING N.E.A.R. ROM!! AVAILABLE INTO "ANDROID DEVELOPMENT" SECTION!!


CONFIGURATOR APP MADE BY NEAR TEAM (Simone201 & nrk_2k)

FREE ----> PRO (paid) ----->

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


BEST CONFIGS FOR LATEST NEAK RELEASE:

MagicConfig (by geko95gek) = LINK

RockSolidConfig (by Stifler69) = LINK

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


IF YOU'RE USING MY KERNEL PLEASE ADD ONE OF THESE SMALL BANNERS INTO YOUR SIGNATURE!! THANKS IN ADVANCE!!
(by nrk_2k & zantekk)


neak_kernel_banner_by_nrk_2k-d4lkdld.png


neak_sig.png



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- Based on sammy update3 sources, updated to 2.6.35.14 (without hiding the OS bug!) ;)
- Touch CWM Recovery 5.0.2.8 NEAK Modded :D
- Governors: Ondemand, Lulzactive(default), Performance, Conservative (module), Lazy (module)
- Schedulers: BFQv3-R2, Noop, SIO, VR (default)
- XZ Compression only for KERNEL (+speed, --size)
- Voodoo ScreenTuner Module (auto enabled)
- Built-In support for Voodoo Louder!
- Fully compatible with: Voodoo Louder, Voodoo ScreenTune, Tegrak's 2nd Core, Tegrak's Lulzactive app, Voltage Control, SetCPU, CWM Manager 3.0 & Tegrak OC

INITRAMFS AND MISC:
- Auto-Root (3.0.7 + latest binary)
- Auto-install of modded BLN Liblights
- Init.d Support (auto creation of init.d folder via cwm)
- Bootanimation Support (system/media & data/local)
- Touch Move Support + Touchscreen Fix (5 - thx to vitalij)
- BLN v2 support (by Creams)
- CIFS, FUSE, CUSE Support (modules)
- Logger already enabled into the kernel ;)

CPU/GPU:
- NO OC!!!! (100-1200Mhz) :p
- CPU Undervolt support
- BUS Control Support (by GM) ;)
- Complete control of freqs/voltages with Voltage Control/SetCPU
- Arighi's smooth scaling driver (thx to arighi)
- Sleep-of-Death fixes
- GPU Overclock/Undervolt (by netarchy) :p
- Charging current interface support (by GM - via Voltage Control)
- New ARM Mali-400 Drivers (November '11)
- Speedmod Sharpness fix (thx to hardcore) ;)
- Brightness Curve Mod (thx to GM)
- Support for JKay Brightness settings

MEMORY & PERFORMACES:
- ARM CPU Topology + sched_mc (can be enabled via CWM, disabled by default)
- JHash 3 optimised
- SLQB Allocator (better memory management)
- Improved memory management functions
- Allow CPU Unaligned access (++performaces)
- Disabled all the big debugging (++speed, --size)
- AFTR ARM Idle Mode enabled by default (++battery) ;)

CONNECTIVITY TWEAKS:
- Patch wakelock WiFi (by hardcore)
- Disabled debugging WiFi/BT
- New WiFi Drivers
- TCP/IP Tweaks

OPTIMISATIONS:
- Dynamic Hotplug with tweaked thresholds (with Tegrak's 2nd Core support) :)
- 2nd CPU Core OFF when screen is locked
- ARM_ERRATA_743622 & ARM_ERRATA_754322 & ARM_ERRATA_754327
- Upstream patches and fixes from Galaxy Note sources
- Upstream patches and fixes from Linux 3.2 mainline kernel
- GPU UI Rendering
- fuelgauge wakelocks fixed (by Entropy)
- Compiled with Linaro GCC 4.5-2012.03-dev + A lot of optimisation flags (including hard float and graphite)
- Ultra-Optimised EXT4 filesystem (from 3.2 linux kernel) ;)
- Generally optimised code (removed useless functions and variables)
and many others...


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- Modded Recovery with N.E.A.K. Menu:
1) Remove voltage settings (Voltage control) :p
2) Create EFS Backup (in /sdcard/near) :p
3) Clean init.d Folder
4) Governors Menu...
- Enable/Disable Conservative Governor
- Enable/Disable Lazy Governor
- Enable/Disable Lionheart Tweaks (only with conservative gov)
- Enable/Disable Lagfree Governor
5) Misc Options Menu...
- Enable/Disable sched_mc power functions (++battery, - performance)
- Enable/Disable AFTR Idle Mode
6) Configurator PRO Menu...
- Various cleaning for scripts
- Cleaning neak folder

- NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP (also PRO)+ NEAK OTA UPDATER!!
- NO COMPRESSION for Initramfs (ultra fast boot!!)
- Tweaked Ondemand, lulzactive and lazy governors (sleepfreq = 500Mhz)
- Tweaked BFQ, SIO and VR Schedulers for NAND devices


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v1.4.2x CWM ZIP: CLICK HERE
v1.4.2x ODIN TAR: CLICK HERE

WANT TO HELP US? PICK THE DOWNLOADS FROM HERE! -------> Click Here!


DON'T FORGET TO SUPPORT MY WORK WITH A SMALL DONATION! LINK IN MY SIGNATURE!!


NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP FREE DOWNLOAD LINK:


NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP PRO DOWNLOAD LINK:



OLD DOWNLOADS:

v1.4.1x ZIP: CLICK HERE
v1.4.1x TAR: CLICK HERE

v1.4x ZIP: CLICK HERE
v1.4x TAR: CLICK HERE

Code:
v1.3.3 ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.3x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
v1.3.3 TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.3x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]

v1.3.2 ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.2x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
v1.3.2 TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.2x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]

v1.3x ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
v1.3x TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]

v1.2x ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.2x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
v1.2x TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.2x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]

v1.1x ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.1x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
v1.1x TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.1x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]

v1.0x ZIP: removed
v1.0x TAR: removed


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BUG TRACKER (write here your bug reports!!): http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/issues/list


KNOWN BUGS:
- Stock Camera app --> lock the screen ---> phone won't wake up, needs hard reboot


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v1.4.2x (maintenance update):
- Removed Lagfree governor (update the app, available in a few hours)
- Modded recovery to add Configurator Pro safety options (remove scripts)
- Corrected charging currents (the only ones we can use)
- Some cleanup and small tweaks changes
- Updated Toolchain (Linaro 2012.03)

v1.4.1x:
- CWM 5.0.2.8 Touch Enabled (with touch buttons) - thx to TeamUtterChaos! :D
- Fixed CWM Backup/Restore issues (thanks to GM!!) :)
- Now Compatible with CWM Manager 3.0! :)
- keyboard: cypress: Initialize LED buttons off (by myfluxi)
- Some tweaks update (thx to pikachu01)
- Raising a bit latency multiplier of Conservative Gov
v1.4x:
- Brightness Curve Mod support + JKay Brightness support (thx to GM)
- Stock RAM Voltages (+ stability)
- Fine tuning for some governors (+ battery, + performance)
- Modified CIFS to use workqueue instead of slow work (by Imoseyon)
- Updated SIO Scheduler (thx to Miguel Boton)
- Prevent aliased requests from starving other I/O (for VR and BFQ) (thx to franciscofranco)
- BFS V413 scheduler support (still disabled until i fix it)
- Fixes for array.c (for BFS) from Leedroid
- Probably fixed occasional WiFi strange wakelocks
- Updated recovery with completely new UI of NEAK Options
- Mount external SD options into recovery
- Various Recovery fixes and improvements here and there
- A bit updated tweaks
- A few more changes about compression
- NEAK Configurator App full support!! (Market and YAAM available)
- AOSP Support (parallel version, still WIP)
- Updated Linaro GCC 4.5 2012.02 (dev build)
- Surely the best NEAK ever made :D


Code:
v1.3.3x:
- defconfig: TREE_PREEMPT_RCU enabled (+performance)
- Enabled TINY_SHMEM (+performance)
- Original Samsung SAMOLED+ panel driver (better colours)
- BFQv3-R2 scheduler updated
- Samsung E4GT EL29 update: Bluetooth HID (possible fix for BTHID)
- Various patches and fixes for CPU Driver
- Added missing Android common patches
- arm: remove stale export of 'sha_transform'
- arm: remove "optimized" SHA1 routines
- Tweaking conservative a bit more to support lower sampling_rate
- cpuidle: Remove pr_info() that spams the dmesg
- wireless: bcm4330: Disable MAX power saving mode as disabled by Samsung
- Input: evdev - fix variable initialisation
- tspdrv: Add adjustable vibrator levels
- wakelocks: Allow independent debugging of wake_lock_destroy()
- A bit updated Lionheart Tweaks
- Removed Louder Module (VL compatibility is built in)
- Auto insmod of ScreenTune module (removed option from recovery)
- Added support for N.E.A.K. OTA Updater
- Added N.E.A.K. Downloader (to download ota updater)
- Completely changed the way NEAK Options are enabled (1st patch for future neak app)
- Compiled with Linaro GCC 4.5-2012.01
- New optimisation flags (thx to the_ozyrys @ XDA)
- Various patches and improvements
- A bit updated tweaks
- Smallest NEAK Kernel ever made!!! All with the same features and performances!!

v1.3.2x (bugfix release):
- Fixed all boot issues caused by 1.3.1!
- Full CPU Unaligned access enhanced! (+performance)

v1.3.1x:
- Added support for ARM_ERRATA_754322 & ARM_ERRATA_754327
- Enabled ARM_ERRATA_754322 & ARM_ERRATA_754327
- A bit tweaked conservative gov to be a little more battery friendly
- Added support for vdd_levels (for Tegrak's Overclock) :)
- Some RAM Undervolt (1.1V)
- nohz: Fix update_ts_time_stat idle accounting
- sched_features: NO_GENTLE_FAIR_SLEEPERS
- cpuidle: Stop spamming the kernel message buffer when enabling AFTR
- Various general patches from upstream
- Unsecured Kernel (adb root in recovery) ;)
- Fixed a few CWM Issues
- Small cleanup file for issues with Thunderbolt!
- A lot of compiler warning fixes (really a lot!) (thx to myfluxi)
- Added J4FS support (for param.lfs) :D
- Now supports Hellcat's Bootlogo App (from market)

v1.3x:
- SCHED_MC disabled by default (enable it via CWM NEAK menu)
- Amazingly smooth and battery friendly as never before!!
- Removed Interactive Governor (was causing issues, will readd into 1.4)
- Added support for [B]Tegrak's 2nd Core[/B] App (Dynamic Hotplug by default)
- Re-enabled ARM_UNWIND (and removed frame pointers)
- Re-enabled [B]UNALIGNED ACCESS[/B] for CPU (++performance)
- Various CPUFREQ and cpu management fixes and improvements
- A lot of fixes for SoDs and Performance Lacks (camera bug still there)
- Disabled ARCH_POWER from sched features
- Some various patches for power functions
- ram_console: pass in a boot info string
- cpuidle: governor: menu: don't use loadavg
- ARM: 6941/1: cache: ensure MVA is cacheline aligned in flush_kern_dcache_area
- Removed more debugging (ramconsole and more)
- Enabled soft lockups and hung tasks detection
- Again smaller like 1.1x!!
- New recovery option (sched_mc enable/disable)
- Recovery auto-creates init.d folder if not found one
- Minor bugfixes for CWM (misc bugfixes)
- Removed SQLITE3 app libs optimising (was causing issues)
- More tweaks fixed and updated
- Updated Thunderbolt! CFS Tweaks

v1.2x:
- ARM CPU Topology + sched_mc enabled (++battery, boot is now slower, = performance after boot!) ;) (thx to linaro, i have included latest available)
- LulzactiveV2 Governor by Tegrak (tweaked by me, compatible with lulzactive app) :p
- New Siyah CPU Driver with Arighi's smooth freq scaling (++smoothness)
- Voodoo Louder and ScreenTuner Modules (enable via CWM NEAK, Voodoo Modules)
- init/calibrate.c: fix for critical bogoMIPS intermittent calculation failure
- init/calibrate.c: remove annoying printk
- init: skip calibration delay if previously done
- portd calibrate from 2.6.39 - by zachariasmaladroit
- binary_sysctl(): fix memory leak
- PM / Suspend: Fix ordering of calls in suspend error paths
- pmem: fix buddy free memory corruption bug
- rtc alarm: fix bad index when canceling alarms[]
- New recovery options (into neak menu): Voodoo, Lionheart
- Auto-install of modded liblights for BLN support
- Fixed some small bugs of nandroid backup of CWM
- A lot of fixes for tweaks
- More debugging removed
- A bit raised up charging current for USB (550mA)
- Fixed SDCARD Mounting issues


v1.1x:
- Lulzactive as default CPU Governor (++performace)
- Original lulzactive gov by Tegrak (with some mods by me)
- Lowered min GPU clock/voltage to save more battery
- Optimised ARM RWSEM algorithm (by Cattleprod)
- cpuidle: extend cpuidle and menu governor to handle dynamic states
- kernel:smp: Match on_each_cpu behaviour on UP to SMP
- nohz: Remove ts->inidle checks before restarting the tick
- New optimisation in EXT4 code (from linux 3.2 kernel)
- CPU Hotplug thresholds changed (saves battery and better scaling up)
- rcu: Remove rcu_needs_cpu_flush() to avoid false quiescent states
- fuse: register_filesystem() called too early
- ipv6: Fix for adding multicast route for loopback device automatically
- Enabled CGROUP_TIMER_SLACK (++performace)
- Enabled by default HRTICK and ARM POWER FUNCTIONS
- SAMOLED+ screen UNDERVOLT (3V ---> 2.5V) to save battery (= performace)
- Added LAZY Governor as a module (enable it via recovery)
- Some new mods to recovery (enable lazy gov)
- Aestetic changes in recovery (now it checks if a module is already enabled)
- Updated SU Binary
- Updated Thunderbolt 2.2.0 CFS Tweaks (thx to pikachu01)
- Removed more debugging (lighter than ever!!)
- Fixed some warnings
- More code cleanup (++speed)
- New CFLAGS optimisations

v1.0x: First internal release!


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SOURCE CODE (2 branch, dev & master): https://github.com/simone201/neak-kernel-sgs2


Credits:
- Samsung
- Hardcore (screen patches + some scripts)
- Gokhanmoral (bus freq control + charging current + some scripts + a lot of help!)
- netarchy (GPU OC/UV + conservative patch)
- Entropy512 (some fixes + help)
- Tegrak + Vitalij (lulzactive + 2nd core + touch move + fix)
- Cattleprod (some fixes and patches)
- arkerio (beautiful banners and logo!!) :)
- supercurio (voodoo modules + help)
- linaro (arm topo)
- 89luca89 (GingerMod Updater)
- myfluxi (many patches!)
and many others that have helped or supported me! :)


by Simone201
:):)
 
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simone201

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Sep 21, 2010
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NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP: What is that?
FREE ----> PRO PAID ---->
The new NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP is now available into both ANDROID MARKET and YAAM (Yet Another Android Market)

THIS APP IS MADE BY SIMONE201 AND NRK_2K (member of near team)

It is a useful app to help people use the special customizable features of NEAK kernel, without going into recovery.

It now includes also the NEAK Downloader, useful to download the NEAK OTA Updater app!

The new CONFIGURATOR PRO will also allow you to have full control of every NEAK feature!!

For more infos, read this wiki: http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/wiki/NEAKConfiguratorApplication
And that one for PRO: http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/wiki/NEAKConfiguratorPro

There will be also a PRO app, paid on the market, still under development!

Please help us with a DONATION to sustain the costs of the android market!



NEAK OTA UPDATER: How it works
THE NEAK UPDATER CAN BE DOWNLOADED ONLY WITH THE NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP!! (section downloader)
Run it, and let it download the new NEAK OTA Updater app, that will be auto installed easily :)

Every time there will be any updates, u will be advised by the app itself, or just push CHECK NOW to see if there are updates! :D

Is fully based on GingerMod Updater, with some mods to be kernel compatible and to have full support for CWM5 flashing

If an there is an update, just click on DOWNLOAD and when the download is finished the app will ask to reboot to recovery now or later....

If you choose later, then you can go to the app section EXISTING and flash the downloaded zip from there! :)


NEAK OTA UPDATER: Extras
To let the EXTRAS part available, do this:

MENU BUTTON ----> Configuration ----> Extra Update Settings ----> Manage Extra Servers ----> MENU BUTTON ----> Update Featured Extra Servers

The NEAK Extra server will appear, then you will be able to update the EXTRAS part and see the new amazing extras additions for NEAK KERNEL!!

SOURCES FOR NEAK OTA UPDATER: https://github.com/simone201/neak-ota-updater

SOURCES FOR NEAK CONFIGURATOR FREE: https://github.com/nrk-2k/NEAK-Configurator-App

All my projects are ALWAYS open source! :)
 
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justsimple1

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Good to c one more kernel... Competition is getting bigger now...

Sent from my GT-I9100 using xda premium
 

Jibreil

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Appreciate this wonderful kernel.

Just a quick question, you've already installed pre-defined GPU/CPU and Voltage tweaks?
 

simone201

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Sep 21, 2010
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Appreciate this wonderful kernel.

Just a quick question, you've already installed pre-defined GPU/CPU and Voltage tweaks?

Voltages and frequencies are as close to stock as possible....no aggressive settings, don't worry! ;)
Are all configurable via Voltage Control!

CPU Voltage is set by CPU ID, and then u can change to whatever u want...
For GPU i have only lowered min default frequency and voltage to save some battery, but is rock stable!
 

Jibreil

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Jan 11, 2007
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Voltages and frequencies are as close to stock as possible....no aggressive settings, don't worry! ;)
Are all configurable via Voltage Control!

CPU Voltage is set by CPU ID, and then u can change to whatever u want...
For GPU i have only lowered min default frequency and voltage to save some battery, but is rock stable!

Just flashed it - will report performance and other details soon. Thanks for all your hard work and efforts. This kernel will surely be amongst the top ones out there.

A thought, you can release experimental release with aggressive GPU/Voltage settings - would like to experiment with it. This way you can get great feedback from all users in assigning the best settings for your future releases.
 

simone201

Inactive Recognized Developer
Sep 21, 2010
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Just flashed it - will report performance and other details soon. Thanks for all your hard work and efforts. This kernel will surely be amongst the top ones out there.

A thought, you can release experimental release with aggressive GPU/Voltage settings - would like to experiment with it. This way you can get great feedback from all users in assigning the best settings for your future releases.

I can try in the future, but for now i have only lowered stock voltages a bit for all the users....;)
 
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mariosraptor

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Just flashed it. I had siyah 2.6 for days. Was time to try a new one.
Flashed after flashing rhe ultimate cleaning script.
Will report back after a full charge cycle.

P.S. when i flashed in recovery it said i was flashing ver. 1.0.1b but you say it is 1.1. Is this correct?
Thanks for your work.

Sent from outter space using a Gremlin for delivery!
 

simone201

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Sep 21, 2010
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Just flashed it. I had siyah 2.6 for days. Was time to try a new one.
Flashed after flashing rhe ultimate cleaning script.
Will report back after a full charge cycle.

P.S. when i flashed in recovery it said i was flashing ver. 1.0.1b but you say it is 1.1. Is this correct?
Thanks for your work.

Sent from outter space using a Gremlin for delivery!

Yep, i forgot to update the script LOL
 
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    Hi all! It's being a long time that i haven't released nothing on XDA, due to lack of time and other reasons....
    Now i come back with a completely new creation, a custom kernel for I9100, designed to be fast, light and also battery friendly at the same time (difficult to do eh)!

    NEW LOGO AND BANNERS BY zantekk!! THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!



    The lightest kernel for I9100 ever made (only 4.3MB without additional initramfs compression!!)

    ONLY FOR SAMSUNG-BASED ROMs (NO AOSP, NO Cyanogenmod, NO MIUI, NO ICS, neither samsung one)

    ONLY FOR INTERNATIONAL I9100!!


    ISSUES? QUESTIONS? PLEASE ASK THEM HERE: Click Here!

    INFOS ON OTA UPDATER AND CONFIGURATOR : Click Here!


    NOW POWERING N.E.A.R. ROM!! AVAILABLE INTO "ANDROID DEVELOPMENT" SECTION!!


    CONFIGURATOR APP MADE BY NEAR TEAM (Simone201 & nrk_2k)

    FREE ----> PRO (paid) ----->

    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


    BEST CONFIGS FOR LATEST NEAK RELEASE:

    MagicConfig (by geko95gek) = LINK

    RockSolidConfig (by Stifler69) = LINK

    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


    IF YOU'RE USING MY KERNEL PLEASE ADD ONE OF THESE SMALL BANNERS INTO YOUR SIGNATURE!! THANKS IN ADVANCE!!
    (by nrk_2k & zantekk)


    neak_kernel_banner_by_nrk_2k-d4lkdld.png


    neak_sig.png



    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    featuresg.png

    - Based on sammy update3 sources, updated to 2.6.35.14 (without hiding the OS bug!) ;)
    - Touch CWM Recovery 5.0.2.8 NEAK Modded :D
    - Governors: Ondemand, Lulzactive(default), Performance, Conservative (module), Lazy (module)
    - Schedulers: BFQv3-R2, Noop, SIO, VR (default)
    - XZ Compression only for KERNEL (+speed, --size)
    - Voodoo ScreenTuner Module (auto enabled)
    - Built-In support for Voodoo Louder!
    - Fully compatible with: Voodoo Louder, Voodoo ScreenTune, Tegrak's 2nd Core, Tegrak's Lulzactive app, Voltage Control, SetCPU, CWM Manager 3.0 & Tegrak OC

    INITRAMFS AND MISC:
    - Auto-Root (3.0.7 + latest binary)
    - Auto-install of modded BLN Liblights
    - Init.d Support (auto creation of init.d folder via cwm)
    - Bootanimation Support (system/media & data/local)
    - Touch Move Support + Touchscreen Fix (5 - thx to vitalij)
    - BLN v2 support (by Creams)
    - CIFS, FUSE, CUSE Support (modules)
    - Logger already enabled into the kernel ;)

    CPU/GPU:
    - NO OC!!!! (100-1200Mhz) :p
    - CPU Undervolt support
    - BUS Control Support (by GM) ;)
    - Complete control of freqs/voltages with Voltage Control/SetCPU
    - Arighi's smooth scaling driver (thx to arighi)
    - Sleep-of-Death fixes
    - GPU Overclock/Undervolt (by netarchy) :p
    - Charging current interface support (by GM - via Voltage Control)
    - New ARM Mali-400 Drivers (November '11)
    - Speedmod Sharpness fix (thx to hardcore) ;)
    - Brightness Curve Mod (thx to GM)
    - Support for JKay Brightness settings

    MEMORY & PERFORMACES:
    - ARM CPU Topology + sched_mc (can be enabled via CWM, disabled by default)
    - JHash 3 optimised
    - SLQB Allocator (better memory management)
    - Improved memory management functions
    - Allow CPU Unaligned access (++performaces)
    - Disabled all the big debugging (++speed, --size)
    - AFTR ARM Idle Mode enabled by default (++battery) ;)

    CONNECTIVITY TWEAKS:
    - Patch wakelock WiFi (by hardcore)
    - Disabled debugging WiFi/BT
    - New WiFi Drivers
    - TCP/IP Tweaks

    OPTIMISATIONS:
    - Dynamic Hotplug with tweaked thresholds (with Tegrak's 2nd Core support) :)
    - 2nd CPU Core OFF when screen is locked
    - ARM_ERRATA_743622 & ARM_ERRATA_754322 & ARM_ERRATA_754327
    - Upstream patches and fixes from Galaxy Note sources
    - Upstream patches and fixes from Linux 3.2 mainline kernel
    - GPU UI Rendering
    - fuelgauge wakelocks fixed (by Entropy)
    - Compiled with Linaro GCC 4.5-2012.03-dev + A lot of optimisation flags (including hard float and graphite)
    - Ultra-Optimised EXT4 filesystem (from 3.2 linux kernel) ;)
    - Generally optimised code (removed useless functions and variables)
    and many others...


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    - Modded Recovery with N.E.A.K. Menu:
    1) Remove voltage settings (Voltage control) :p
    2) Create EFS Backup (in /sdcard/near) :p
    3) Clean init.d Folder
    4) Governors Menu...
    - Enable/Disable Conservative Governor
    - Enable/Disable Lazy Governor
    - Enable/Disable Lionheart Tweaks (only with conservative gov)
    - Enable/Disable Lagfree Governor
    5) Misc Options Menu...
    - Enable/Disable sched_mc power functions (++battery, - performance)
    - Enable/Disable AFTR Idle Mode
    6) Configurator PRO Menu...
    - Various cleaning for scripts
    - Cleaning neak folder

    - NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP (also PRO)+ NEAK OTA UPDATER!!
    - NO COMPRESSION for Initramfs (ultra fast boot!!)
    - Tweaked Ondemand, lulzactive and lazy governors (sleepfreq = 500Mhz)
    - Tweaked BFQ, SIO and VR Schedulers for NAND devices


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    v1.4.2x CWM ZIP: CLICK HERE
    v1.4.2x ODIN TAR: CLICK HERE

    WANT TO HELP US? PICK THE DOWNLOADS FROM HERE! -------> Click Here!


    DON'T FORGET TO SUPPORT MY WORK WITH A SMALL DONATION! LINK IN MY SIGNATURE!!


    NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP FREE DOWNLOAD LINK:


    NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP PRO DOWNLOAD LINK:



    OLD DOWNLOADS:

    v1.4.1x ZIP: CLICK HERE
    v1.4.1x TAR: CLICK HERE

    v1.4x ZIP: CLICK HERE
    v1.4x TAR: CLICK HERE

    Code:
    v1.3.3 ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.3x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    v1.3.3 TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.3x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    
    v1.3.2 ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.2x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    v1.3.2 TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3.2x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    
    v1.3x ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    v1.3x TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.3x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    
    v1.2x ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.2x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    v1.2x TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.2x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    
    v1.1x ZIP: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.1x.zip&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    v1.1x TAR: [URL="http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/downloads/detail?name=N.E.A.K-1.1x.tar&can=2&q="]CLICK HERE[/URL]
    
    v1.0x ZIP: removed
    v1.0x TAR: removed


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    BUG TRACKER (write here your bug reports!!): http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/issues/list


    KNOWN BUGS:
    - Stock Camera app --> lock the screen ---> phone won't wake up, needs hard reboot


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    v1.4.2x (maintenance update):
    - Removed Lagfree governor (update the app, available in a few hours)
    - Modded recovery to add Configurator Pro safety options (remove scripts)
    - Corrected charging currents (the only ones we can use)
    - Some cleanup and small tweaks changes
    - Updated Toolchain (Linaro 2012.03)

    v1.4.1x:
    - CWM 5.0.2.8 Touch Enabled (with touch buttons) - thx to TeamUtterChaos! :D
    - Fixed CWM Backup/Restore issues (thanks to GM!!) :)
    - Now Compatible with CWM Manager 3.0! :)
    - keyboard: cypress: Initialize LED buttons off (by myfluxi)
    - Some tweaks update (thx to pikachu01)
    - Raising a bit latency multiplier of Conservative Gov
    v1.4x:
    - Brightness Curve Mod support + JKay Brightness support (thx to GM)
    - Stock RAM Voltages (+ stability)
    - Fine tuning for some governors (+ battery, + performance)
    - Modified CIFS to use workqueue instead of slow work (by Imoseyon)
    - Updated SIO Scheduler (thx to Miguel Boton)
    - Prevent aliased requests from starving other I/O (for VR and BFQ) (thx to franciscofranco)
    - BFS V413 scheduler support (still disabled until i fix it)
    - Fixes for array.c (for BFS) from Leedroid
    - Probably fixed occasional WiFi strange wakelocks
    - Updated recovery with completely new UI of NEAK Options
    - Mount external SD options into recovery
    - Various Recovery fixes and improvements here and there
    - A bit updated tweaks
    - A few more changes about compression
    - NEAK Configurator App full support!! (Market and YAAM available)
    - AOSP Support (parallel version, still WIP)
    - Updated Linaro GCC 4.5 2012.02 (dev build)
    - Surely the best NEAK ever made :D


    Code:
    v1.3.3x:
    - defconfig: TREE_PREEMPT_RCU enabled (+performance)
    - Enabled TINY_SHMEM (+performance)
    - Original Samsung SAMOLED+ panel driver (better colours)
    - BFQv3-R2 scheduler updated
    - Samsung E4GT EL29 update: Bluetooth HID (possible fix for BTHID)
    - Various patches and fixes for CPU Driver
    - Added missing Android common patches
    - arm: remove stale export of 'sha_transform'
    - arm: remove "optimized" SHA1 routines
    - Tweaking conservative a bit more to support lower sampling_rate
    - cpuidle: Remove pr_info() that spams the dmesg
    - wireless: bcm4330: Disable MAX power saving mode as disabled by Samsung
    - Input: evdev - fix variable initialisation
    - tspdrv: Add adjustable vibrator levels
    - wakelocks: Allow independent debugging of wake_lock_destroy()
    - A bit updated Lionheart Tweaks
    - Removed Louder Module (VL compatibility is built in)
    - Auto insmod of ScreenTune module (removed option from recovery)
    - Added support for N.E.A.K. OTA Updater
    - Added N.E.A.K. Downloader (to download ota updater)
    - Completely changed the way NEAK Options are enabled (1st patch for future neak app)
    - Compiled with Linaro GCC 4.5-2012.01
    - New optimisation flags (thx to the_ozyrys @ XDA)
    - Various patches and improvements
    - A bit updated tweaks
    - Smallest NEAK Kernel ever made!!! All with the same features and performances!!
    
    v1.3.2x (bugfix release):
    - Fixed all boot issues caused by 1.3.1!
    - Full CPU Unaligned access enhanced! (+performance)
    
    v1.3.1x:
    - Added support for ARM_ERRATA_754322 & ARM_ERRATA_754327
    - Enabled ARM_ERRATA_754322 & ARM_ERRATA_754327
    - A bit tweaked conservative gov to be a little more battery friendly
    - Added support for vdd_levels (for Tegrak's Overclock) :)
    - Some RAM Undervolt (1.1V)
    - nohz: Fix update_ts_time_stat idle accounting
    - sched_features: NO_GENTLE_FAIR_SLEEPERS
    - cpuidle: Stop spamming the kernel message buffer when enabling AFTR
    - Various general patches from upstream
    - Unsecured Kernel (adb root in recovery) ;)
    - Fixed a few CWM Issues
    - Small cleanup file for issues with Thunderbolt!
    - A lot of compiler warning fixes (really a lot!) (thx to myfluxi)
    - Added J4FS support (for param.lfs) :D
    - Now supports Hellcat's Bootlogo App (from market)
    
    v1.3x:
    - SCHED_MC disabled by default (enable it via CWM NEAK menu)
    - Amazingly smooth and battery friendly as never before!!
    - Removed Interactive Governor (was causing issues, will readd into 1.4)
    - Added support for [B]Tegrak's 2nd Core[/B] App (Dynamic Hotplug by default)
    - Re-enabled ARM_UNWIND (and removed frame pointers)
    - Re-enabled [B]UNALIGNED ACCESS[/B] for CPU (++performance)
    - Various CPUFREQ and cpu management fixes and improvements
    - A lot of fixes for SoDs and Performance Lacks (camera bug still there)
    - Disabled ARCH_POWER from sched features
    - Some various patches for power functions
    - ram_console: pass in a boot info string
    - cpuidle: governor: menu: don't use loadavg
    - ARM: 6941/1: cache: ensure MVA is cacheline aligned in flush_kern_dcache_area
    - Removed more debugging (ramconsole and more)
    - Enabled soft lockups and hung tasks detection
    - Again smaller like 1.1x!!
    - New recovery option (sched_mc enable/disable)
    - Recovery auto-creates init.d folder if not found one
    - Minor bugfixes for CWM (misc bugfixes)
    - Removed SQLITE3 app libs optimising (was causing issues)
    - More tweaks fixed and updated
    - Updated Thunderbolt! CFS Tweaks
    
    v1.2x:
    - ARM CPU Topology + sched_mc enabled (++battery, boot is now slower, = performance after boot!) ;) (thx to linaro, i have included latest available)
    - LulzactiveV2 Governor by Tegrak (tweaked by me, compatible with lulzactive app) :p
    - New Siyah CPU Driver with Arighi's smooth freq scaling (++smoothness)
    - Voodoo Louder and ScreenTuner Modules (enable via CWM NEAK, Voodoo Modules)
    - init/calibrate.c: fix for critical bogoMIPS intermittent calculation failure
    - init/calibrate.c: remove annoying printk
    - init: skip calibration delay if previously done
    - portd calibrate from 2.6.39 - by zachariasmaladroit
    - binary_sysctl(): fix memory leak
    - PM / Suspend: Fix ordering of calls in suspend error paths
    - pmem: fix buddy free memory corruption bug
    - rtc alarm: fix bad index when canceling alarms[]
    - New recovery options (into neak menu): Voodoo, Lionheart
    - Auto-install of modded liblights for BLN support
    - Fixed some small bugs of nandroid backup of CWM
    - A lot of fixes for tweaks
    - More debugging removed
    - A bit raised up charging current for USB (550mA)
    - Fixed SDCARD Mounting issues
    
    
    v1.1x:
    - Lulzactive as default CPU Governor (++performace)
    - Original lulzactive gov by Tegrak (with some mods by me)
    - Lowered min GPU clock/voltage to save more battery
    - Optimised ARM RWSEM algorithm (by Cattleprod)
    - cpuidle: extend cpuidle and menu governor to handle dynamic states
    - kernel:smp: Match on_each_cpu behaviour on UP to SMP
    - nohz: Remove ts->inidle checks before restarting the tick
    - New optimisation in EXT4 code (from linux 3.2 kernel)
    - CPU Hotplug thresholds changed (saves battery and better scaling up)
    - rcu: Remove rcu_needs_cpu_flush() to avoid false quiescent states
    - fuse: register_filesystem() called too early
    - ipv6: Fix for adding multicast route for loopback device automatically
    - Enabled CGROUP_TIMER_SLACK (++performace)
    - Enabled by default HRTICK and ARM POWER FUNCTIONS
    - SAMOLED+ screen UNDERVOLT (3V ---> 2.5V) to save battery (= performace)
    - Added LAZY Governor as a module (enable it via recovery)
    - Some new mods to recovery (enable lazy gov)
    - Aestetic changes in recovery (now it checks if a module is already enabled)
    - Updated SU Binary
    - Updated Thunderbolt 2.2.0 CFS Tweaks (thx to pikachu01)
    - Removed more debugging (lighter than ever!!)
    - Fixed some warnings
    - More code cleanup (++speed)
    - New CFLAGS optimisations
    
    v1.0x: First internal release!


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    SOURCE CODE (2 branch, dev & master): https://github.com/simone201/neak-kernel-sgs2


    Credits:
    - Samsung
    - Hardcore (screen patches + some scripts)
    - Gokhanmoral (bus freq control + charging current + some scripts + a lot of help!)
    - netarchy (GPU OC/UV + conservative patch)
    - Entropy512 (some fixes + help)
    - Tegrak + Vitalij (lulzactive + 2nd core + touch move + fix)
    - Cattleprod (some fixes and patches)
    - arkerio (beautiful banners and logo!!) :)
    - supercurio (voodoo modules + help)
    - linaro (arm topo)
    - 89luca89 (GingerMod Updater)
    - myfluxi (many patches!)
    and many others that have helped or supported me! :)


    by Simone201
    :):)
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    NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP: What is that?
    FREE ----> PRO PAID ---->
    The new NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP is now available into both ANDROID MARKET and YAAM (Yet Another Android Market)

    THIS APP IS MADE BY SIMONE201 AND NRK_2K (member of near team)

    It is a useful app to help people use the special customizable features of NEAK kernel, without going into recovery.

    It now includes also the NEAK Downloader, useful to download the NEAK OTA Updater app!

    The new CONFIGURATOR PRO will also allow you to have full control of every NEAK feature!!

    For more infos, read this wiki: http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/wiki/NEAKConfiguratorApplication
    And that one for PRO: http://code.google.com/p/neak-kernel-sgs2/wiki/NEAKConfiguratorPro

    There will be also a PRO app, paid on the market, still under development!

    Please help us with a DONATION to sustain the costs of the android market!



    NEAK OTA UPDATER: How it works
    THE NEAK UPDATER CAN BE DOWNLOADED ONLY WITH THE NEAK CONFIGURATOR APP!! (section downloader)
    Run it, and let it download the new NEAK OTA Updater app, that will be auto installed easily :)

    Every time there will be any updates, u will be advised by the app itself, or just push CHECK NOW to see if there are updates! :D

    Is fully based on GingerMod Updater, with some mods to be kernel compatible and to have full support for CWM5 flashing

    If an there is an update, just click on DOWNLOAD and when the download is finished the app will ask to reboot to recovery now or later....

    If you choose later, then you can go to the app section EXISTING and flash the downloaded zip from there! :)


    NEAK OTA UPDATER: Extras
    To let the EXTRAS part available, do this:

    MENU BUTTON ----> Configuration ----> Extra Update Settings ----> Manage Extra Servers ----> MENU BUTTON ----> Update Featured Extra Servers

    The NEAK Extra server will appear, then you will be able to update the EXTRAS part and see the new amazing extras additions for NEAK KERNEL!!

    SOURCES FOR NEAK OTA UPDATER: https://github.com/simone201/neak-ota-updater

    SOURCES FOR NEAK CONFIGURATOR FREE: https://github.com/nrk-2k/NEAK-Configurator-App

    All my projects are ALWAYS open source! :)
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    Finally released new N.E.A.K. 1.3.2x!!

    Enjoy!!

    :D:D:D:D:D
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    NEAK Configurator Pro!!

    NEAK Configurator Pro App scheduled released date 17/18 March.

    The pro app in its first release will offer full neak kernel options and settings control.
    There will be a lot of exciting features to come in future updates as we improve upon everything. The NEAR team aims to give its users the best possible experience on the SGSII now and into the future!!
    We will be eagerly awaiting feedback once the app goes live, as we wish to incorporate all the features our users find important into the app if we can. :D:D:D
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    ok. nice to see that backup works. I am sending the tiny diff to simone...
    simone, you should be a little more careful about what you commit. newer is not always better and blind commits can sometimes cause these problems.

    Yeah....

    Going to release an update tomorrow with some new changes including this one :)

    Thanks gm for helping! :eek: