1. kquote03

    Thread [ROM][A5/7 2017] Ubuntu Touch (ubports)

    Ubuntu Touch (ubports) for the Galaxy A5/7 2017 Your warranty is now void. I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM before...
  2. D

    Thread How to exit from BROM Mode on Oppo A15 (CPH2185)?

    I'm trying to clone the phone disk by using It's working flawlessly using the command mtk rf, but I terminate the program using Ctrl+C because I need to clean my pc drive first. I don't think this would cause problem since it's only read operation. When I...
  3. S

    Thread Question Termux: Linux with graphics working

    Hello, I want to use Linux on my Galaxy Tab S8+ through Termux and proot distro (Arch, actually). However, no matter what I do, there's no way to make GPU work on it... Using the last Termux from github + Termux-X11, I managed to launch xfce4 desktop on my Arch proot, but when I try glxgears, I...
  4. Pranav Temkar

    Thread [ROM][OFFICIAL][12.1|L] VoltageOS [SANTONI]

    VoltageOS 12.1 | L for Redmi 4x Santoni ABOUT Greetings, interested users! You have reached the gateway of a simplistic, no frills pure AOSP experience that will not let you down in getting through every day uninterrupted by inconveniences, with just the right dab of customizations. Be it...
  5. symbiot999

    Thread POPOS surface rt

    IS there away to put pop os on the surface rt? Also I have been following the instructions to put linux on my rt but it says you need to have a computer with linux. is there away to make the bootable us from windows?
  6. tahypro87

    Thread init.rc no such file directory

    Hi, I have a problem with my pc, I'm trying to boot Android 12 in init second_stage but the /init executable can't find "/system/etc/init/hw/init.rc". It is strange because i have it in my system partition.
  7. MotoBoater

    Thread Question Google-less Linux based Rom for this phone

    Hello, Anybody know of any good resources that can help me compile the kernel from my phone with a Linux base ROM/IMG like LineageOS or KaliNethunter? I can do the leg work, If I can find some solid documentation. The phone is rooted, bootloader unlocked, and carrier unlocked. I imagine you can...
  8. A

    Thread Debloat any android

    Hello guys When you guys buy a phone there are apps that are installed by default and can't be deleted and unwanted ad apps *we buy phones we don't buy ads* so I found this amazing GitHub project : you can use this to debloat any phone...
  9. F

    Thread Generic WinCE to POSIX flashing

    Hi folks, Jumping in the deep end here, but looks like a 'fun' excersise. I've scored a box of old NAVMAN (EZY260LMT) GPS devices. (at like $1 a pop) These are oooold - running Windows Embedded CE 6.0 - but I'm more interrested in them as as a side project. Has BT, SD, battery & touch...
  10. $cronos_

    Thread Badly made antivirus script I created

    #This script is satire. This is, like, the worst antivirus ever. tput setaf 2 echo "Welcome to Web Antivirus." echo "Make sure you are running this from a live Linux image as the root user." lsblk echo "Select your Windows drive: " read drive mount $drive /mnt cd /mnt/Windows/system32/etc wget...
  11. N

    Thread [SOLVED]How should I partition my android device? Should I use gpt or msdos?

    so i got myself into a really bad situation and i need to re-partition my device. i already pushed parted and mkfs to the device (/sbin), i just need to know how am i supposed to partition my device is it similar to a normal linux system (/boot and /, maybe a separate /home partition)?
  12. C

    Thread Question I want to install plasma mobile on Pixel 5a

    Hi guys, can you recommend me, which os is better for my purpose? I'm not fear building from sources, i just want to try plasma mobile. Maybe somebody already tried to port postmarket or manjaro?
  13. L

    Thread [App] [Desktop] Android Toolbox

    Android Toolbox What does it do? This application is built with Flutter. It uses adb behind the scenes to execute each and every user operation. The application comes bundled with adb, so you need not have adb installed and configured in path. I plan to bring it to linux after adding some...
  14. V

    Thread Android file transfer using a USB cable

    Hi, For some reason I can no longer transfer files from my Android device to my Linux PC using Android File Transfer. I can list the device: but Andorid File Transfer (version 4.2) wouldn't start with this phone. When I attach an older phone (Nexus 4) all is fine and I can transfer files...
  15. archie05

    Thread Intel iGPU Driver holding back Radeon

    So I'm using linux for a couple of years ow but still stuck on one issue.. Google or any of the forum doesn't have any solutions yet.. So this forum is my last try.. i have HP laptop with Intel UHD iGPU and AMD Radeon GPU... how can i make my AMD gpu as default gpu?? i don't want to use iGPU...
  16. AyselEP

    Thread [Other] GCAM For Redmi 6A

    Google Camera For Redmi 6a I've been looking for GCAM for redmi 6a without camera2api (I got it on YouTube) Tested : Android 10 (Nusantara Project LTS variant arm64 + alps vendor 0.4) Some features don't work / force close If the GCAM force closes continuously due to changing the GCAM...
  17. Slaggy

    Thread [Linux] [Plasma Desktop - alpine] pmOS Latest Edge

    Important : This is only a test release and should be treated as such. Use this modification at your own risk. This package was built using pmbootstrap : Screenshot from the A205F Model. Won't be providing any more. Check...
  18. T

    Thread Lenovo ThinkPad TB00028AA in 2022 ????

    It’s a great tablet, but seems way too outdated. Google play store won’t even open. I really would like to update/upgrade it. I was thinking of installing Linux on it. I watched some videos on installing Linux on android tablets but the people say you need certain Apps to do it. And like I...
  19. SerjSX

    Thread [Instructions] Minimal Arch Linux UEFI 64 bit

    Minimal Arch Linux installation instructions NOTICE: I am not responsible if something happens with your device, proceed at your own risk. It is always recommended to follow Arch's own installation guide, even though these instructions below are from it already just more simplified. Welcome...
  20. baba_yeaga

    Thread linux os in victus

  21. footjobs

    Thread How To Guide Linux emulator--Kali Nethunter-- open source for moto g stylus 2021

    ------------ So I was just messing around on my rooted moto G stylus 2021 (Minsk) and found this pretty cool open source that basically runs a pc type system on the phone I don't know what kind of things you can do on it really maybe you do I don't know but ima just give yall my steps to...
  22. W

    Thread Issues with building a kernel

    I'm trying to build a kernel with the CONFIG_USB_SERIAL_CH341 driver for my Xiaomi Redmi 6 running LOS, but I'm having troubles doing so. My best guess would be that I have the wrong toolchain? I would like to ask for help, any pointers, guides, reading material, etc. If you have any questions...
  23. xavierprog1

    Thread [CLOSED][ROM] GestureOS is soon available for Nexus Q

    GestureOS is a linux based operating system with a Gesture based UI for Nexus Q. This version use a custom library for input and output. ROM OS Version: GestureOS 1.0 ROM Kernel: Linux 2.3x Based On: Linux ROM Source Code: N/A Devices Compatibles: Nexus Q The files will be soon availables...
  24. Tupolef

    Thread [Guide][REDMI 7A][Linux][LineageOS] Full guide from stock to Custom LineageOs 18.1

    Please find here my notes on the full configuration of a Redmi 7a. I feel that these informations are generally very scattered, someone like me who didn't follow these topics for a few years may have a hard time getting back into the loop. I hope this guide will help others to quickly get a...
  25. D

    Thread [MOD] rtl8xxxu driver for 3.x kernels

    Stock rtl8192cu driver had limited monitor mode support(it has monitor mode but it filters out all data packets), could not change tx power and frequency so i decided to search for realtek driver that has these features...after some hours i couldn`t find it...drivers that have them are only on...
  26. X

    Thread [CLOSED][OnePlus 8T][ROM][STOCK][Oxygen OS] Full guide on how to flash latest OxygenOS with Fastboot Mode (macOS, Linux distros and Windows)

    Many of you asked how to flash latest official Oxygen OS rom with macOS or other Linux distros. Hence, I wrote this step-by-step guide which would allow you to restore easily to the latest stock ROM. This guide works for macOS, linux and also windows (for them who don't want to use the MSM...
  27. pixie_laluna

    Thread Help for a decent & clear tutorial on how to use Heimdall for flashing in Linux ?

    I own a Samsung Galaxy A50s, I don't own a Windows (and can't get access to any Windows machine) so I guess Heimdall is my only way to go with my Ubuntu 20.04 (I tried Jodin, but didn't work and always stuck at "running"). Everyone who has been suggesting Heimdall didn't even even reply when I...
  28. 0

    Thread High CPU fan - ASUS TUF Gaming A17

    Hello, My computer makes a lot of noise without do nothing. Try to install (hardinfo) on my computer Ubuntu. No luck in that software no Sensors. Maybe the Bios can't see the Sensors / Temp and just get alot of Fan Speed. I have install Windows and Ubuntu still high fan speed I have...
  29. VR25

    Thread zRAM Swap Manager for Android and GNU/Linux Systems

    Upstream Repository Official Kernel Documentation (zRAM) Swap Performance (ArchWIki) This project targets mainly gamers, heavy multitaskers and those with low RAM systems.
  30. euzebio22


    INSTALLATION - RCLONE - LINUX 1. install Rclone: <sudo apt install rclone>; 2. Create the folders in an organized way in Google Drive, or the service used, being first the Remote (to directed to the rclone) and within them, the others, such as: Desktop, Documents etc; 3. In terminal, open the...
  31. Arekjk76

    Thread Question End of life of Redmi 9T's kernel

    Mainline Linux Kernel 4.19 has EOF on 12-2024(support time may be extended, as has happened in the past) , but there is cip-project which extends the life of the LTS Kernel until 1-2029. Will maintainers of custom kernels merge commits from CIP project? I would use this phone while it has...
  32. Pranav Temkar

    Thread [ROM][OFFICIAL][12.1|L] VoltageOS[RAPHAEL]

    VoltageOS 12.1 | L for Redmi K20 Pro ABOUT Greetings, interested users! You have reached the gateway of a simplistic, no frills pure AOSP experience that will not let you down in getting through every day uninterrupted by inconveniences, with just the right dab of customizations. Be it...
  33. D

    Thread Dual OS huawei medipad m5 lite

    Hello! I have a huawei mediapad m5 lite. I would like to transform this tablet into a workstation ( i'm a web developer) , so I need linux or windows let's say linux because of the hardware). My idea is to boot linux from the sd card and install linux on sd card, so android should still work on...
  34. jomada

    Thread Otto v1.5 for plasma desktop

    Otto is a dark theme for the Plasma KDE desktop, with orange and yellow gradient tones. Plasma theme, global, color-schemes, kvantum app style, window decoration and konsole theme available in the kde store. Links Panel, dock and sidebar, Latte dock: Layout
  35. Pranav Temkar

    Thread [11][UNOFFICIAL] CarbonROM | cr-9.0 [raphael]

    CarbonROM is an aftermarket firmware based on the Android Open Source Project. We are dedicated to fast, stable, and feature-filled ROMs, honesty and communication with our users, and openness with our code. We like frequent builds, with the very latest and greatest hardware support and fixes...
  36. YAMAY

    Thread Extract (dump) all partition images from Huawei e8372h under GNU/Linux

    Hi there everyone, how would one go about checking what partitions are present on devices such as Huawei e3372h or e8372h and how to dump them using gnu/linux. I am OK with terminal/shell scripting, I've done some basic Arduino/Raspberry projects, but I want to get more into firmware (binwalk...
  37. S

    Thread Reverse engineering kernel workflow with Ghidra

    HI, I've been programming in C++ and C for around 6 years and i've been reverse engineering mostly to mod games in the past. I recently got some interest into reverse engineering the kernel source of the iPlay 40 to allow to build custom roms like lineageos on it, however I am not sure about the...
  38. Ungeskriptet

    Thread UART on Huawei Y635

    I'm trying to port postmarketOS to the Huawei Y635 since it has a Snapdragon 410 and great mainline support, but the phone doesn't want to boot using the mainline kernel and in order to debug it I need access to the serial port (UART), which I can't find on the PCB. I've tried any point I saw on...
  39. aryanrh

    Thread i want to mod suzuki slda firmware please help

    hello as i mentioned title i want to modify the slda firmware of suzuki infortainment system but if i edit flash it security checks will fail please help me how to change the checksums of fimware and i want to add a feauture to open terminal please help me to do these changes i have been...
  40. S

    Thread How To Guide Getting Freedreno Turnip (Mesa Vulkan Driver) on a Poco F3

    Bellow follows a compilation and magisk packaging guide for the Turnip driver, if you just want an optimized build for magisk and don't care to compile get it from This build is built as release with LTO...
  41. H

    Thread Mount system.img from Factory Images

    I have downloaded the latest factory image from the google pixel 4a ota page. When I try to mount system.img for binary extraction, I get the following error. mount: ../sunfish-rq3a.210805.001.a1/system: wrong fs type, bad option, bad...
  42. crisan.gabriel

    Thread I have an Asus zenfone 4 max x00id, and I don't find a Linux distro for it.

    I would love If you could provide me with a link or file of a Linux distro that works with this phone.
  43. the_dudebro

    Thread Security Issue - "Syncing Messages"

    I used to work for a large tech company. I installed the security software on my phone and gave permissions to enable me to accept email shortly after starting a new position with new management. My phone began acting interestingly (as did my superior and those who would have access to my...
  44. okias

    Thread postmarketOS (Linux)

    Hello, I just wanted to drop by message, there is some Linux support available for people having this device, but want to use it. postmarketOS Linux distribution has currently some support, but if anyone wants to play with it, it can be easily improved (since APQ8064 chipset which this device...
  45. Stefanos53


    HELLO!!! I NEED HELP to put linux nethunter or kali linux on my phone! (Sony Ericsson Xperia X8)
  46. Frxhb

    Thread [SCRIPT/PROGRAM] [Android] [LINUX] ADB_python program with different functions [PRE-ALPHA] - Need test users.

    Hello guys! I started a new project with adb+python a few days ago. You can find my tool here: Small Description: This program, which is still in development, uses adb tools + some python commands to modify your device. Right now it only works on...
  47. F

    Thread Postmarketos for Amazon Fire 7 HD (2017) (Austin)

    Working ebuild for installing postmarketos on the Amazon Fire 7 HD (2017) codename Austin Amazon Fire 7 (2017) postmarketOS Armv7l Mediatek MT8127 Mali-450MP4 600x1024 display 1GB RAM Linux 3.10.54 What seems to work: Boot Touch screen Battery percentage Usb internet OTG usb Wayland, Mate...
  48. itagizade

    Thread [ROM][OFFICIAL][Pie][Dipper][PORT]Ubuntu Touch port for Xiaomi Mi 8

    What is it? What is Ubuntu Touch? Ubuntu Touch, as comes from naming, is Ubuntu managed to run on phone. Well, Canonical abandoned it, so community organization, UBports, now develops, maintains, and ports UT to new devices. And this is what the thread is about. The amount of devices able to...
  49. otec888

    Thread Kali Nethunter external wifi adapter Alfa problem

    I downloaded and installed Kali Nethunter in Samsung Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910C (trelltex, my firmware is Lineage 17.1, I have a kernel (Linux kali 3.10.9+ #1 SMP PREEMPT Tue Jun 29 01:40:50 pdt 2021 armv7l), everything works just fine, but Kali Nethunter does not see my external Wifi adapter Alfa...
  50. S

    Thread Question New in this World - Some Questions

    Hey guys, I just bought my RN10 and am waiting for it to arrive. My plan is to turn it into a DeGoogled phone (Custom ROM + MicroG) to use as a daily driver. As someone who has no experience doing such a thing, but who has been familiarizing oneself with the topic and keeping up with this thread...