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[ROM][OTA][7.1.2] LineageOS 14.1 for P8 Lite

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Aug 4, 2021
Hi guys,

just getting report regarding huawei P8 Lite Alice 21, codename ALE L21, 2015 hw release


as Im experiencing the LineageOS 14 release, Andro 7.1.2 20210711 (marty/darkjoker), I report the following :


D/ just see few days ago the camera works, front and rear, but can't record videos..


See OP for the solution for D/. It is a well known issue. Orelse use the other build (crDroid) which has the camera app already substituted with footej.

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    LineageOS 14.1 for Huawei P8 Lite (ALE-L21/23/02) & (CHM-U01/U03)

    *** Stable Version ***

    [CENTER]LineageOS is a free, community built, aftermarket firmware distribution of Android 8.1 (Oreo), which is designed to increase performance and reliability over stock Android for your device.
    LineageOS is based on the Android Open Source Project with extra contributions from many people within the Android community. It can be used without any need to have any Google application installed. Linked below is a package that has come from another Android project that restore the Google parts. Lineage OS does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway.[/CENTER]

    [CENTER]* Touchscreen
    * Adb / Mtp
    * Audio
    * Boot
    * Bluethoot
    * Internal/External storage
    * Sensors
    * Wifi  
    * RIL
    * Camera

    Not Working
    [CENTER]Video recording with stock camera: use footej camera instead ![/CENTER]

    [CENTER]* you must also have this recovery version installed :  [URL="https://forum.xda-developers.com/p8lite/orig-development/twrp-t3583180"]TWRP[/URL]
    * go to TWRP  and do a full wipe (system, data, cache, dalvik/art cache/cust) !
    * install LineageOS ROM 
    * boot the rom
    * reboot in TWRP and flash gapps and root (optional)
    * reboot system
    * Enjoy !!![/CENTER]

    [CENTER]* copy the new update of LineageOS to Internal/External Storage
    * reboot device to :  [URL="https://forum.xda-developers.com/p8lite/orig-development/twrp-t3583180"]TWRP[/URL]
    * wipe cache & dalvik cache
    * install the new update of LineageOS
    * reboot to System
    * reboot system
    * Enjoy !!![/CENTER]



    Kernel Source: android_kernel_huawei_hi6210sft

    Please support my work, it's very important! Thanks

    Regards !​

    XDA:DevDB Information
    LineageOS, ROM for the Huawei P8lite/P8 Lite

    Source Code: https://github.com/DarkJoker360

    ROM OS Version: 7.x Nougat
    ROM Kernel: Linux 3.10.x
    ROM Firmware Required: Emui 4.1 unlocked bootloader and TWRP
    Based On: LineageOS

    Version Information
    Status: Stable
    Current Stable Version: 14.1
    Stable Release Date: 2018-08-02

    Created 2018-08-02
    Last Updated 2019-08-06
    New LineageOS Update !


    * October 01 Source code
    * September security patches
    * Fixed Nfc
    * Fixed USSD Codes (Need to be tested !)
    * Fixed UI Lags
    * Fixed GPU glitches
    * Fixed Proximity sensor (Need to be tested !)
    * Improved yt 720p50 (much better than previoua version but sometimes still lose frames)
    * Added Stock Hardware Composer HAL
    * Added Touchscreen Gestures

    Check OP for more info and download !

    Best Regards.
    Guys I really thank each and every one of you for the support you are giving to me, this is why I am always here to keep alive this device. Thanks for all !
    Guys I am sorry for the delay of July Update, I am testing BT and OTA updates.

    Hell yeah ! I got OTA working in Lineage 15.1, let's do this also on 14.1 !
    It' s all fine now, I got some major news...

    I managed to get this:

    * UI Lags fixed in every roms
    * Fixed glitches of gpu (gonna push some videos about it)
    * Fixed yt720p50 videos
    * Fixed lags with live display
    * USSDs code (need test)
    * Added touchscreen off gestures

    Here some proof of my work.
    UI lags fixed proof
    GPU glitches BEFORE
    GPU fixed NOW

    Proof of 720p50 on my telegram @DarkJoker360dev

    and I am managing to get DT2W, stay tuned :D