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[ROM] [SP:August] Descendant 4.0.0 for Pixel 3a

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johngalt1

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Jan 23, 2016
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Descendant is a customised Android that aims to add useful tweaks over Android 9.
We didn't fill the system with tons of features. We think less is more.

Downloads
Descendant-4.0.0-Stable-sargo-20190806.ziphttps://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=6006931924117931062

Sources
Githubhttps://github.com/Descendant
Github Deviceshttps://github.com/Descendant-Devices

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  • Wipe data unless willing to risk bugs
  • Flash in TWRP (don't flash gapps unless you want bugs -- pixel gapps are included)
  • Flash twrp zip and/or magisk if desired.
  • Reboot and enjoy

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I actually can't list all the additions.
It would be a huge wall of text, that every user would probably not even read.
So, check it out with your own eyes in our gallery and in our blog.

Preloaded applications
Pixel Gapps (from DU)
Kiwi Browser
Open Camera
AmazeFileManager
Markup

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No squeeze gesture -- don't yet have Elmyra merged.

Having a bug or not booting for whatever reason?
Look for "How to report bugs" on this post.
Bug reports without logs will be ignored.

Need live support? Join this support group on TG

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@ElDainosor | @phhusson | @ZVNexus | @Letzen | @krule031 | @ezio84 | @linuxct | @00day | @Ovenoboyo


Android OS version: 9.0_r47
Security patch level: August

XDA:DevDB Information
Descendant, ROM for the Google Pixel 3a

Contributors
johngalt1, dil3mm4
ROM OS Version: 9.x Pie
ROM Kernel: Linux 4.9.187
Based On: AOSP

Version Information
Status: Stable
Current Stable Version: 3.1.1
Stable Release Date: 2019-07-15

Created 2019-07-16
Last Updated 2019-08-06
 
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johngalt1

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Jan 23, 2016
194
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4.0.0 uploaded. Synced with new security patch and 4.9.187, along with the following awesome work by dil3mm4 and team:

Improved Brightness Bar behaviour.
Improved overall Quick Status Bar Header looks.
Improved notification responsiveness in Notification Panel.
Introduced Blur in notification panel.
Introduced new activity animations.
Introduced Keyguard affordance option under
Settings -> Security -> Lockscreen preferences.
Introduced special captive portal servers for chinese userbase.
Aggressive battery has been improved.
UI is now more aware of devices with rounded corner.
Introduced Settings restyling.
Full Italian translations.
Introduced linking/unlinking ringer volume and notfication under:
Settings -> Sound .
Fixed an issue that was preventing Scramble PIN feature to work.
 

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Does call screening have any problems with this rom? Also, can you make the brightness slider on the notification dropdown disappear?
 
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johngalt1

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Jan 23, 2016
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Does call screening have any problems with this rom? Also, can you make the brightness slider on the notification dropdown disappear?
No, call screening is working here. No way to remove it and probably won't be a way.

Okay super confused as to why even after disabling vibration for plug/unplug I'm still getting vibrations. This is pretty annoying because i use ACC and when it cycles 90s on, 10s, i get the buzz every single time.
You're right, I'll figure it out.
 

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    url]

    Descendant is a customised Android that aims to add useful tweaks over Android 9.
    We didn't fill the system with tons of features. We think less is more.

    Downloads
    Descendant-4.0.0-Stable-sargo-20190806.ziphttps://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=6006931924117931062

    Sources
    Githubhttps://github.com/Descendant
    Github Deviceshttps://github.com/Descendant-Devices

    url]

    • Wipe data unless willing to risk bugs
    • Flash in TWRP (don't flash gapps unless you want bugs -- pixel gapps are included)
    • Flash twrp zip and/or magisk if desired.
    • Reboot and enjoy

    url]

    I actually can't list all the additions.
    It would be a huge wall of text, that every user would probably not even read.
    So, check it out with your own eyes in our gallery and in our blog.

    Preloaded applications
    Pixel Gapps (from DU)
    Kiwi Browser
    Open Camera
    AmazeFileManager
    Markup

    url]

    No squeeze gesture -- don't yet have Elmyra merged.

    Having a bug or not booting for whatever reason?
    Look for "How to report bugs" on this post.
    Bug reports without logs will be ignored.

    Need live support? Join this support group on TG

    url]

    @ElDainosor | @phhusson | @ZVNexus | @Letzen | @krule031 | @ezio84 | @linuxct | @00day | @Ovenoboyo


    Android OS version: 9.0_r47
    Security patch level: August

    XDA:DevDB Information
    Descendant, ROM for the Google Pixel 3a

    Contributors
    johngalt1, dil3mm4
    ROM OS Version: 9.x Pie
    ROM Kernel: Linux 4.9.187
    Based On: AOSP

    Version Information
    Status: Stable
    Current Stable Version: 3.1.1
    Stable Release Date: 2019-07-15

    Created 2019-07-16
    Last Updated 2019-08-06
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    Teaching you to be one of a kind.
    Again.
    Please welcome Descendant X.

    4
    Does call screening have any problems with this rom? Also, can you make the brightness slider on the notification dropdown disappear?
    No, call screening is working here. No way to remove it and probably won't be a way.

    Okay super confused as to why even after disabling vibration for plug/unplug I'm still getting vibrations. This is pretty annoying because i use ACC and when it cycles 90s on, 10s, i get the buzz every single time.
    You're right, I'll figure it out.
    4
    New 4.0.0 build uploaded -- first build I forgot a change for the new security patch and broke safetynet CTS.
    4
    4.0.0 uploaded. Synced with new security patch and 4.9.187, along with the following awesome work by dil3mm4 and team:

    Improved Brightness Bar behaviour.
    Improved overall Quick Status Bar Header looks.
    Improved notification responsiveness in Notification Panel.
    Introduced Blur in notification panel.
    Introduced new activity animations.
    Introduced Keyguard affordance option under
    Settings -> Security -> Lockscreen preferences.
    Introduced special captive portal servers for chinese userbase.
    Aggressive battery has been improved.
    UI is now more aware of devices with rounded corner.
    Introduced Settings restyling.
    Full Italian translations.
    Introduced linking/unlinking ringer volume and notfication under:
    Settings -> Sound .
    Fixed an issue that was preventing Scramble PIN feature to work.