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fragman88

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thank you soo much for releasing pa-ruby-7-oneplus8t-20210511.
I am running into issues w mobile data, randomly drops me out of LTE/5G nw, looks like no network available.
It was working fine for some weeks.

nevertheless

when downloading newest update, several times, I got the "footer error 21" when sideloading.

Any hints?
 

cewori

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Oct 8, 2015
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I think I found the reason (at least a part of it) for the strange fingerprint behavior. After a clean flash the fingerprint worked from the Lockscreen, but after activating off-screen gestures it stopped working again. Switching the off screen gestures back off didn't bring the fingerprint back sadly. Maybe I will clean flash again tomorrow to prove it :D
Would be cool if someone from you guys checked if the fingerprint stops working on the Lockscreen with off screen gestures. While trying I also noticed that the quick torch also does not work. Does it work for anyone of you?
 
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dpryor88

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I think I found the reason (at least a part of it) for the strange fingerprint behavior. After a clean flash the fingerprint worked from the Lockscreen, but after activating off-screen gestures it stopped working again. Switching the off screen gestures back off didn't bring the fingerprint back sadly. Maybe I will clean flash again tomorrow to prove it :D
Would be cool if someone from you guys checked if the fingerprint stops working on the Lockscreen with off screen gestures. While trying I also noticed that the quick torch also does not work. Does it work for anyone of you?
I had fingerprint working on lockscreen along with face unlock, also had offscreen gestures for music prev/next and for ambient gestures (tap to wake ambient). All works. FP works on ambient when I tap or lift phone to activate, and fp works on lockscreen along with face unlock. So basically, everything you mentioned, I have on and it all works. Not sure why it's giving you trouble. I even tried flashing the latest pa again, and it all works still. Sorry I can't help much more than that :\ good luck figuring it out though. I hope you get it running right, because this build is solid.
 

cewori

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I had fingerprint working on lockscreen along with face unlock, also had offscreen gestures for music prev/next and for ambient gestures (tap to wake ambient). All works. FP works on ambient when I tap or lift phone to activate, and fp works on lockscreen along with face unlock. So basically, everything you mentioned, I have on and it all works. Not sure why it's giving you trouble. I even tried flashing the latest pa again, and it all works still. Sorry I can't help much more than that :\ good luck figuring it out though. I hope you get it running right, because this build is solid.
Alright, thanks for trying! I will keep trying to get it to work :)
 

cewori

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After MSMing Back to OOS on both slots and clean flashing again it works most of the time. Good enough for me.
However the quick torch still isn't working.
And I found another bug related to the german translation. The menu "styles and backgrounds" crashes all the time. When I change the language to english it works. Can take a logcat if it helps.
 

SaigoW

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Hey,I had tried beta7and beta8,everyting work fine,and just one thing I want to ask why can not set the /system as read / write? If the next build can fix it, it will be the best。
Also,always appreciate for your work😊
 

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manhong2112

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I found that fingerprint only work in lockscreen on my phone. Any app that using fingerprint for verification doesn't (It appears that the circle doesn't light up and showing move too quick when i put my finger on it). Also i found that it break if i turn on "Disable HW overlays" in setting. By checking logcat it seen that they generated same error which doesn't appear when it work correctly.
`java.lang.SecurityException: Specified package android under uid 10216 but it is really 1000`

Please excuse my poor english
 

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hackrmomo

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I think I'm missing something but the download section is completely empty. There's 0 files available for download under the oneplus8t directory.
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Jason Hans

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Hey,I had tried beta7and beta8,everyting work fine,and just one thing I want to ask why can not set the /system as read / write? If the next build can fix it, it will be the best。
Also,always appreciate for your work😊
Hello brother, I want to try this rom but the official link is no longer valid, can you send me a copy of your ROM for a try?
 

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    We are very excited to announce the alpha of Paranoid Android Ruby, based on Android 11.

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    Note: Custom kernels are NOT supported unless the kernel says it supports PA and GMS is included!

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    Starting with Beta 3, you must clean flash due to recent commits related to userdata.

    If you already flashed Beta 1, then you can just sideload the OTA in recovery if it is avaliable, although there might be only fastboot images up for the latest version so keep that in mind.

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    Contributors

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    Source Code: https://github.com/AOSPA/android_kernel_oneplus_sm8250

    ROM OS Version: Android 11
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    ROM Firmware Required: Latest OOS
    Based On: CAF

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    Current Beta Version: Ruby Beta 4
    Beta Release Date: 2021-02-27

    Created 2020-12-22
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    Telegram group says its still alive with Paranoid Shappire 12 being worked on. Not sure for the 8 series though.View attachment 5438415
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    Thank you for your prompt response. May be I was not clear in asking my doubt. My point here is,
    1. Do we need to be on stock rom or can come from custom rom.
    2. This phone is been tricky to run around as power users without TWRP. So when you say fastboot/bootloader, do you mean to say "fastbootd" mode or regular "fastboot" mode.

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    1.) Doesn't matter, just make sure you are on the latest firmware from stock.
    2.) I mean bootloader, the zip will flash boot/dtbo/recovery/vbmeta/vbmeta_system from bootloader then automatically reboot into fastbootd to flash system/system_ext/product/odm/vendor.
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    Tried the latest build on my KB2000. WiFi ist working great and so far nothing crashed. FOD ist working great too, enrollment crashed during setup but worked fine afterwards.
    Seems stable enough to be daily driver, will try and use it for the next days.
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    Ah. Good to know.

    This is the first time I've flashed a ROM like this. It has several .sig files missing. I'm guessing that's due to not being OnePlus firmware. It fails at the vendor.img though. It returns:

    extracting vendor.img (1323 MB) to disk...ziparchive W 12-22 14:58:22 6940 3964 Zip: unable to truncate file to 1387766136: File too large
    fastboot: error:
    failed to extract 'vendor.img': I/O error

    Not sure what I'm doing wrong.

    Had another 8T user try to reproduce, they cannot.