[ROM][SM-T825][UNOFFICIAL] LineageOS 16.0 | Android 9.0 20191024

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I'm not responsible for any damage to your device of any sort.
By flashing this you take responsibility of anything that happens.
Process at your own risk!


If you want to check firmware - please make backup. Better to store all partitions, at least efs and may be modem.

Instructions
1. Install twrp
2. Download the zip(s) - firmware and Google Apps additional package (optional)
3. Backup all partitions (it least efs) and store somewhere - it need to do - because you can loose imei
4. Full wipe all
5. Flash firmware and gapps

Known Issues:
- speakers during calls
- camera can be buggy, it's work, but some errors in logcat in isp module

Few notes about initial release:
- the config and the vendor has been re branded
- the kernel has been updated to the last caf kernel LA.UM.7.5.r1-04000-8x96.0 (December 27, 2018). our original samsung kernel based on LA.UM.6.5.r1-05300-8x96.0 (January 04, 2018). I spent 2 weeks to make it work. It was really intersting experience

Links:

LineageOS Builds:
10. 20191024: october security patch: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Dhbk78CTdMoZ-g51xB1Y3ShF2whEnIIb/view?usp=sharing
9. 20190913: update to new stock pie kernel T820XXU3CSH9, almost all proprietary files from pie stock: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EgXDbl9rk4FohLUU8_wxRL2UNXYsK95k/view?usp=sharing
if you not updated the tablet and use old bootloader - for correct work fingerprint\sensors after install lineage you need install the next file: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1eDn1_pgW1wJGXUibjv53ytSmtJINNVZY/view?usp=sharing
8. 20190812: experimental firmware: august security patch + review overlay, update adreno driver and some proprietary files, fix otg: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1tOAh38CYqSXhiUTHKKvUMZJS67MGCaU0/view?usp=sharing
7. 20190811: august security patch: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jZZlNJNEyC7fmGBJ_a--p-kLhj92v7Or/view?usp=sharing
6. 20190707: july security patch: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1r4qV8kZhk-uFJyICHMiMuAwseDWKIy3l/view?usp=sharing
5. 20190518: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-5w8pH7xCtTVDIY3VedHzl0-dvLs7n1u/view?usp=sharing
4. 20190331: update keystore, if you update from version before - in recovery remove /data/system/locksettings.db: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GzyFgekBYM6aXDfmnpiDlQRrtsL9bT8e/view?usp=sharing
3. 20190327: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GRgDIA3SIExafmYx81VeRqU7W-rplCZg/view?usp=sharing
2. 20190319: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1eo5t6qBXDkU4OxZCPtd32LjiXAk3-REy/view?usp=sharing
1. 20190211: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1LJ-jO_3PmIoXebUKkLqFgG1ju_pzfFud/view?usp=sharing

TWRP:
Use twrp from https://forum.xda-developers.com/ga...recovery-twrp-3-1-0-1-samsung-galaxy-t3581359
or my repack: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KyX6xZ8WrcNyHo73-lHhU2dZjX0KFJc1/view?usp=sharing

Gapps:
http://opengapps.org
Platform: ARM64
Android: 9.0
Variant: any, usually I'm using micro or nano
P.s. gapps wizard still buggy in lineage, it can crash

Sources:
Sources: https://github.com/Lineageos
Kernel: https://github.com/Valera1978/android_kernel_samsung_msm8996
Device: https://github.com/Valera1978/android_device_samsung_gts3llte
Vendor: https://github.com/Valera1978/android_vendor_samsung_gts3llte

Thanks
Thanks to LineageOS team
 
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Hi all
I have not been here for a long time, there were many different projects.
For the last 2 months my main priority has been to run the pie on tab s3. It was not very easy. First, I spent a lot of time on sensors, then I spent 2 weeks on the caf kernel, and then a huge amount of time on the ril. a week ago everything was ready, but there were big problems with stability, as a result, after 20-30 builds, today I managed to solve all the problems. I tested the firmware a bit, it looks exactly the way I wanted - everything is fast and smooth.
 

NullCode

Senior Member
  • I'm not responsible for any damage to your device of any sort.
    By flashing this you take responsibility of anything that happens.
    Process at your own risk!

    If you want to check firmware - please make backup. Better to store all partitions, at least efs and may be modem.

    Instructions
    1. Install twrp
    2. Download the zip(s) - firmware and Google Apps additional package (optional)
    3. Backup all partitions (it least efs) and store somewhere - it need to do - because you can loose imei
    4. Full wipe all
    5. Flash firmware and gapps

    Known Issues:
    - speakers during calls
    - camera can be buggy, it's work, but some errors in logcat in isp module

    Few notes about release:
    - the config and the vendor has been re branded
    - the kernel has been updated to the last caf kernel LA.UM.7.5.r1-04000-8x96.0 (December 27, 2018). our original samsung kernel based on LA.UM.6.5.r1-05300-8x96.0 (January 04, 2018). I spent 2 weeks to make it work. It was really intersting experience

    Links:

    LineageOS Builds:
    1. 20190211: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1LJ-jO_3PmIoXebUKkLqFgG1ju_pzfFud/view?usp=sharing

    TWRP:
    Use twrp from https://forum.xda-developers.com/ga...recovery-twrp-3-1-0-1-samsung-galaxy-t3581359
    or my repack: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KyX6xZ8WrcNyHo73-lHhU2dZjX0KFJc1/view?usp=sharing

    Gapps:
    http://opengapps.org
    Platform: ARM64
    Android: 9.0
    Variant: any, usually I'm using micro or nano
    P.s. gapps wizard still buggy in lineage, it can crash

    Sources:
    Sources: https://github.com/Lineageos
    Kernel: https://github.com/Valera1978/android_kernel_samsung_msm8996
    Device: https://github.com/Valera1978/android_device_samsung_gts3llte
    Vendor: https://github.com/Valera1978/android_vendor_samsung_gts3llte

    Thanks
    Thanks to LineageOS team


    Why don't we have android 9.0 for Tab S3? That. Is my question.
     

    VVombat

    Senior Member
    Oct 6, 2012
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    Hi all
    I have not been here for a long time, there were many different projects.
    For the last 2 months my main priority has been to run the pie on tab s3. It was not very easy. First, I spent a lot of time on sensors, then I spent 2 weeks on the caf kernel, and then a huge amount of time on the ril. a week ago everything was ready, but there were big problems with stability, as a result, after 20-30 builds, today I managed to solve all the problems. I tested the firmware a bit, it looks exactly the way I wanted - everything is fast and smooth.

    Thank you very much for your work on the T825 and congratz on solving the issues!

    Sadly I'm another one of those hijacking T820 users. ;) I'd be very happy to help you bring your work to the T820, too. If you need somebody to test T820 builds: please feel free to contact me.
     

    Ralfi

    Member
    Sep 15, 2007
    9
    1
    Hi,

    this ROM is great, very smooth and stable - thank you very much.

    The only thing which doesn't work is USB-OTG :(
    I tried to bypass with android.hardware.usb.host.xml, i tried the OTG-Enabling Module for Magisk, but no USB-Device is recognized by the tablet - except the connected Windows-PC.
    Also in TWRP USB-OTG does not work.

    Does anybody know a workaround?
     
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    Ralfi

    Member
    Sep 15, 2007
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    Now I installed crDroid, same error. Therefore, I think the error is actually TWRP. After installing TWRP, the tablet stops responding to plugged-in USB devices, except the PC ...
     
    Hi,

    this ROM is great, very smooth and stable - thank you very much.

    The only thing which doesn't work is USB-OTG :(
    I tried to bypass with android.hardware.usb.host.xml, i tried the OTG-Enabling Module for Magisk, but no USB-Device is recognized by the tablet - except the connected Windows-PC.
    Also in TWRP USB-OTG does not work.

    Does anybody know a workaround?

    My construction with usb(otg)-microusb + microusb-type-c dnw even on my phone (xiaomi mi8). Original usb(otg)-type-c still on the way to me from aliexpress. :( When it arrive (hope 1-2 weeks) - i'll check it.
     
    Maybe just not the time to check in here or reply daily. We will see. :)

    Yes, sorry was hard last week, and worked on weekend.
    Time was only for release note pro 12.2 pie.

    Few notes about tablet t820 (wifi version):
    I have another tablet (tab a t585) - it's exynos 7870 and lte\wifi version completely the same. Differ only in gps.
    But with t820\825 all much-much more harder. Time ago we (i'm and bonuzzz) tried to merge vendor for both tablets, but no luck.
    Samsung made different vendor, initial scripts, links. Without tablet I cann't do anything.

    Good news: most likely in March I will get a t820 and I will have few weeks for bring lineage too.
     

    sebmue

    Senior Member
    Aug 29, 2011
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    57
    Zons
    Good news: most likely in March I will get a t820 and I will have few weeks for bring lineage too.

    Thx for clarifying the difficulties! And thx for making hope....so good news! I'm really lookwing forward - as the S3 seems to be the last Samsung 4:3 device, it deserves passion :)
     

    wertzius

    Senior Member
    Jul 29, 2008
    126
    6
    Neubrandenburg
    Thank you for the rom, i am really happy with it! It works perfect for daily use, no major battery drain, pen works too! Two minor bugs:
    1. The tablet freezes and restarts after display wake up if you only enter the sim pin after restart but not the unlock pin.
    2. The tablet always wakes up with the same luminance.

    It is so much faster than the Samsung garbage...
     

    IcyTexx

    Member
    Apr 7, 2010
    33
    4
    Wow man, I just dusted off my Tab S3 that has been collecting dust since it came out... Amazing job, just amazing! Thanks. The tablet is finally useable.
     

    Stogie87

    Senior Member
    Oct 3, 2015
    994
    460
    Berlin
    Yes, sorry was hard last week, and worked on weekend.
    Time was only for release note pro 12.2 pie.

    Few notes about tablet t820 (wifi version):
    I have another tablet (tab a t585) - it's exynos 7870 and lte\wifi version completely the same. Differ only in gps.
    But with t820\825 all much-much more harder. Time ago we (i'm and bonuzzz) tried to merge vendor for both tablets, but no luck.
    Samsung made different vendor, initial scripts, links. Without tablet I cann't do anything.

    Good news: most likely in March I will get a t820 and I will have few weeks for bring lineage too.

    This would be so awesome if you could do something for our T820! Havoc OS on this device would be a dream! :angel:
     
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