Originally Posted by AM2
thanks for the answers folks...I tried flashing an inverted gtalk after disabling the stock one and it wouldn't flash...gave me an error message. I'm not familiar with setting permissions and such, so I'm not gonna mess with it any further. may try finding a themer and seeing if it would be a PIA to create inverted gapps for sense roms...I'm sure plenty of people would appreciate it as a big win....
Like scotty85 mentioned the framework is different between a stock rom and an aosp rom so you can't flash it. Try moving the apk to your sd card and just install the app rather than flashing it. Or try using adb to push it to the proper location.