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How you installing 4.10? I always getting bootloop.
Installing Ex kernels with TWRP. You can only install Express versions with EX KM, because of the Aroma installation process.

EX 4.10 only works with certain ROMs. With others I flash 4.07 if 4.10 installation fails. For me, when installation fails, the boot-up freezes on Google splash screen.

I would like to try EX 4.08 to see if it installs on ROMs where EX 4.09 and 4.10 fail to boot. But can't find a copy of EX 4.08. Anyone know why it is not available?
 
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Has the slow charging problem on custom ROM's been solved?
Not really seen as a problem. It appears to depend on how close the roms are to stock. Some are better compatible for faster charging. There is also a Magisk Module avalilable for faster charging. However, fast charging degrades battery health, battery life and performance. I prefer not to fast charge and charge my device at my desk when I'm working and by my bedside when I sleep, and in the car when I'm driving.
 
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Can you please explain this, is that a magisk module?
No, not a magisk Module. It is
part of the system. If the Rom maker made the system more similar to stock, the kernel will charge faster and be more compatible. Some Rom developers make the battery module different than stock and it is less compatible. Roms like ABC ROm and Proton are closer to stock and will work better with this kernel. Others will not.

As I previusly stated there is a Magisk Module that enables extremely fast charge. You can use it, but the more you fast charge the faster your battery and it's life degrades.
 
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Dollysycthe, which Stock Rom are you attemmpting to flash? EX 4.07 and 4.10 are for Stock Android 11.
If you are flashing an earlier Adroid version, like Android 9, you will neeed an earlier EX version, for example , EX 2.0 serieis
 

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@flar2, I was wondering if you ever found out how to force the pixel 2xl screen to be brighter. When the device first released there was some limitation you couldn't overcome. Can you elaborate? Did you ever figure that out? have you seen anyone else mention having it figured out?
 

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    ElementalX Kernel
    for Pixel 2 XL (taimen)
    p3890301369-11.jpg


    ElementalX is designed for maximum stability. It is made for people who depend on their phone every day.


    Features:
    -Easy installation with AROMA installer
    -Overclock or underclock CPU
    -Advanced color control (KCAL)
    -K-Lapse support
    -Wake gestures (S2W & DT2W)
    -Backlight dimmer option
    -Sweep2sleep
    -CFQ, noop, deadline, FIOPS, SIO, maple and zen i/o schedulers
    -Adrenoboost option
    -NTFS r/w support
    -Option to disable fsync
    -Block wakelocks
    -WireGuard support


    Installation
    1. Flash EX Kernel Manager


    Notes

    EX Kernel Manager can be used to configure settings and backup, update or install the kernel quickly and easily.

    High Brightness Mode Widget can be used to quickly toggle extra brightness for direct sunlight.


    Downloads


    Android 11
    ElementalX-P2-4.07

    Android 10
    ElementalX-P2-3.20

    Android 9 (Pie)
    ElementalX-P2-2.20



    Android 8.1.0 (Oreo)
    ElementalX-P2-1.10




    Source code:
    https://github.com/flar2/wahoo







    .


    XDA:DevDB Information
    ElementalX for Pixel 2 XL, Kernel for the Google Pixel 2 XL

    Contributors
    flar2
    Source Code: https://github.com/flar2/wahoo

    Kernel Special Features:

    Version Information
    Status:
    Stable

    Created 2017-12-13
    Last Updated 2020-09-08
    34
    Update!!

    Happy New Year!

    Download:
    ElementalX-2.10



    Changes:
    -January security update
    31
    Update!!



    Download:
    ElementalX-2.07



    Changes:
    -November security patches
    29
    Merry Christmas!

    Thanks all for a great year
    28
    Update!!


    Control all options on this and other kernels with the latest EX Kernel Manager: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=flar2.exkernelmanager

    Download:
    ElementalX-2.11



    Changes:
    -February security patches
    -upstream linux