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Old December 26th, 2011, 03:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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N.E.A.K. kernel v1.1 is now available for the Samsung Galaxy SII (International) version and only for Samsung based ROM's.

- Based on sammy update3 sources, updated to 2.6.35.14 (without hiding the OS bug!)
- CWM Recovery 5.0.2.7 NEAK Modded
- Governors: Ondemand, Lulzactive(default), Performance, Lagfree, Conservative (module), Lazy (module)
- Schedulers: BFQv3-R1, Noop, SIO, VR (default)
- XZ Compression only for KERNEL (+speed, --size)

INITRAMFS AND MISC:
- Auto-Root (3.0.7)
- Init.d Support
- Bootanimation Support (system/media & data/local)
- Touch Move Support + Touchscreen Fix (5 - thx to vitalij)
- BLN v2 support (by Creams)
- CIFS, FUSE, CUSE Support (modules)

CPU/GPU:
- NO OC!!!! (100-1200Mhz)
- CPU Undervolt support
- BUS Control Support (by GM)
- Complete control of freqs/voltages with Voltage Control/SetCPU
- Sleep-of-Death fixes
- GPU Overclock/Undervolt (by netarchy)
- Charging current interface support (by GM - via Voltage Control)
- New ARM Mali-400 Drivers (November '11)
- Speedmod Color/mDNIe values (by hardcore)

MEMORY & PERFORMACES:
- JHash 3 optimised
- SLQB Allocator (better memory management)
- Improved memory management functions
- Allow CPU Unaligned access (++performaces)
- Disabled ALL the debugging (++speed, --size)
- AFTR ARM Idle Mode enabled by default (++battery)

CONNECTIVITY TWEAKS:
- Patch wakelock WiFi (by hardcore)
- Disabled debugging WiFi/BT
- New WiFi Drivers
- TCP/IP Tweaks

OPTIMISATIONS:
- Dynamic Hotplug with tweaked thresholds (no Tegrak 2nd core support, useless)
- 2nd CPU Core OFF when screen is locked
- ARM_ERRATA_743622
- Upstream patches and fixes from Galaxy Note sources
- Upstream patches and fixes from Linux 3.2 mainline kernel
- GPU UI Rendering
- fuelgauge wakelocks fixed (by Entropy)
- Compiled with CodeSourcery G++ Lite 2011.03 + Hard Float CFLAGS
- Ultra-Optimised EXT4 filesystem (from 3.2 linux kernel)
- Generally optimised code (removed useless functions and variables)


Been using it for a few hours and it seems OK. Too early to tell about battery life.

More info and download from here:-

[KERNEL][26.12.11] N.E.A.K. Kernel for I9100 - The future is NOW! (v1.1x) - xda-developers

Very smooth scrolling. No SOD's so far. Using stock voltage. lulzactive governor and v(r) scheduler. Trying it at 100 -> 800MHz. No problems yet.

For NEAK ICS kernel (v2.x), see here:-

N.E.A.K. ICS kernel (v2.x)

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I'll give this a go now butty
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Knew you would old bean!

Had a bit of a disaster with Siyah 2.6.1 last Friday. Long story, short, no battery, ended up having to borrow an iPhone to make a call!!!

Been using Siyah 2.5.2 over the holidays and its been fine.

This kernel is very small, 4.4MB, compared to Siyah at almost 8MB. No 2nd Core support, as it's built in. Max: overclock is 1200MHz. BLN works.
Video and playback on HD are fine for me.

Nice little N.E.A.K. menu, in CWM Recovery, allows more governors to be added or subtracted.

Won't hurt to give it a run.
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Siyah-v2.5.2b is my Siyah of choice currently. Cant get along with 2.6.1 at all. No doubt I'll give 2.6.2 when its released imminently, but will give this one a try in the meantime.
Early signs are good for me. No lag, everything smooth.
I wont miss Tegrak 2nd core support so thats not an issue for me.
Using default lulzactive and vr governor/scheduler but put min to 100

See how battery copes overnight....
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Whilst you mention Tegrak butty boy , When I try to use it these days it tells me my phone isnt supported ?? I use antutu now.
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I'll take a look into that then. I think only siyah supports it up to now.

Not massively impressed with battery life. lost 8% overnight where it's usually 4 or 5%. Has the aos bug. Was at 30% CPU use instead of around 5% with siyah. I know it's debatable over if siyah has fixed or just masked this, but battery does seem better with siyah, at least on idle.
I like their cwm version tho. Colour it much nicer to read with their new sub menu which includes an efs backup option. Also when choosing to instal something it has just a yes/no/back options instead of the usual 10 or so no options. It won't be to long before all new cwm versions will be made this way.
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A very promising start for this kernel considering it is only v1.1.

It now remains to be seen if the developer, simone201, can learn from this release, (which only came out 18 hours ago), and come up with a v1.2 to improve on it.

As hawker mentions, it has the AOS, (Android Operating System), bug that appears in a lot of kernels and shows AOS as high, particularly in screen off and sleep. However, this did not affect my overall performance for this kernel as the AOS seemed to replace the kworker usages I'd been experiencing with Siyah.

After 17 hours on N.E.A.K. I was not far off my Siyah 2.5.2 usage and better than my Siyah 2.6.1+battery usage. That is to say, that with my usage I could get around 27 hours.

Using lulzactive and v(r) for governor and scheduler gave a very, very, smooth performance indeed and rivalled Siyah in this respect.

I too liked the Recovery menu layout that is offered.

I would certainly recommend giving this kernel a try in future and will be keeping my eye on it.
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I know it's debatable over if siyah has fixed or just masked this,
Seems the develpoer, simone201, agrees with you old son...

xda-developers - View Single Post - [KERNEL][26.12.11] N.E.A.K. Kernel for I9100 - The future is NOW! (v1.1x)
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Fixed or masked, who really knows, but it definitely uses more battery for me when it's showing as aos.

This one is definitely worth keeping an eye on.
I'll keep it on for today and assess general usage drain and see how it drains overnight again. If it goes down 8%+ again I'll put siyah 2.5.2b back on until the next version of this comes out.
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I get the following in my /data/user.log file. I do not get any whatsoever if I boot up using Siyah. Perhaps this is because Siyah does not log at all, I'm not sure. Most are just messages but there are a few errors that may be a cause of concern:

/data/user.log
Tue Dec 27 18:40:41 GMT 2011
START of post-init.sh
mount: mounting none on /acct failed: Device or resource busy
mount: mounting none on /dev/cpuctl failed: Device or resource busy
sysctl: error: 'kernel.sched_min_granularity_ns' is an unknown key
sysctl: error: 'kernel.sched_latency_ns' is an unknown key
sysctl: error: 'kernel.sched_wakeup_granularity_ns' is an unknown
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sh: write error: Invalid argument
sh: write error: Invalid argument
/sbin/post-init.sh: line 79: Enable: not found
SQL error: database disk image is malformed
vm.vfs_cache_pressure = 70
sh: write error: Invalid argument
su already exists
Superuser.apk already exists
Tue Dec 27 18:41:08 GMT 2011 PRE-INIT DONE of post-init.sh
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER EARLY INIT START from /system/etc/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER EARLY INIT DONE from /system/etc/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER EARLY INIT START from /data/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER EARLY INIT DONE from /data/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER INIT START from /system/etc/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER INIT DONE from /system/etc/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER INIT START from /data/init.d
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 USER INIT DONE from /data/init.d
mount: mounting /dev/block/mmcblk0p11 on /mnt/sdcard failed: Device or resource busy
clockworkmod folder already exists
.salted_hash already exists
.one_confirm already exists
Tue Dec 27 18:41:18 GMT 2011 END of post-init.sh

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V 1.2 is now up.
going to give it a try now...
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Got a constant loop of system Force crashes with this kernal...ill leave it well alone.
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Not having any issues at all with this up to now.
Everything is very smooth, lots of deep sleep overnight which drains 0.5% per hour which is always my personal benchmark.

Its either this or siyah 2.6.2 as being my kernel of choice.
I'll probably stick with this until cwm 5.5 is fixed.
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So would you guys recommend this over Siyah for the time being then? I must confess, I'm starting to find Siyah a bit too complex with too many options. This sounds like a good "WYSIWYG" option.
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If you don't use cwm manager then i certainly would.
Its every bit as smooth and battery is excellent.
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I don't, I tend to go in via recovery. Cool, cheers for the intel squire!
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Just flashed NEAK. It looks like the auto dynamic hotplug thing is working. We'll see how this one pans out...
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Interesting kernel. I installed Siyah 2.6.4 and ran a benchmark test and got 5037 without making any changes. With this kernel, stock, I get 5256. Now, lets see how battery is...
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I've been getting rude amounts of deep sleep. In fact, my phone would have been asleep for much of today had it not been for a pesky Handcent partial wakelock :-(
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Consistently get twice as much battery drain on idle with Siyah 2.6.3 and 2.6.4 compared to neak. With neak overnight my battery drains roughly 0.5% overnight, so cant complain with this kernel at all, as I also have no complaints over its performance.

1.3 will be out in the next day or so, so I will definitely be keeping a look out for this.

The developer also seems very helpful and responds quickly to questions.
Highly recommended folks. It has now become my kernel of choice until I find something better!
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Consistently get twice as much battery drain on idle with Siyah 2.6.3 and 2.6.4 compared to neak. With neak overnight my battery drains roughly 0.5% overnight, so cant complain with this kernel at all, as I also have no complaints over its performance.

1.3 will be out in the next day or so, so I will definitely be keeping a look out for this.

The developer also seems very helpful and responds quickly to questions.
Highly recommended folks. It has now become my kernel of choice until I find something better!
Interesting, I tried this Kernel and got very poor battery from it. Returned back to Siyah 2.6.4 and find it much better. Strange that the same kernel works different on different phones. Did you tweak yours or are you running it stock?
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I got that too. Loved the recovery tweaks but battery not quite so good and not as smooth as siyah for me (never thought I'd day that!).

That's why you got to just try em for yourself!
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I'm using default scheduler/governor.
Only tweaks I've done was to set min/max to 100/800
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My phone's running just fine on it. Deep sleep for 4hrs 08min out of 5hrs 08min total state time. Currently on 86% battery after a few calls, some texting, some e-mail, a bit of 'Book, and some Twittering.
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I thought I'd try this after losing 6% overnight with Siyah 2.6.4. Seems pretty good. I miss being able to easily reboot into CWM Recovery (I think a NEAK app is required in the near future).

Can't comment on battery yet but I noticed in the modded CWM Recovery that whether I backup to sd card or internal sd it always chooses internal sd card. For me, it's a good thing, since my external card is dodgy, but I was wondering if anyone else is having trouble with it recognising the external card?

Edit: It recognises the card but won't backup to it, lol.

As for speed and performance, it's fine!
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I thought I'd try this after losing 6% overnight with Siyah 2.6.4. Seems pretty good. I miss being able to easily reboot into CWM Recovery (I think a NEAK app is required in the near future).

Can't comment on battery yet but I noticed in the modded CWM Recovery that whether I backup to sd card or internal sd it always chooses internal sd card. For me, it's a good thing, since my external card is dodgy, but I was wondering if anyone else is having trouble with it recognising the external card?

Edit: It recognises the card but won't backup to it, lol.

As for speed and performance, it's fine!
Its probably due to the fact that your used to Siyah and CWM5 on this backs up to external sd card by default.
All CWM4 versions back up to the internal sd card. Its just that NEAK's v5 version also does this.
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I have to say, I'm very happy with this. I was pondering last night whether or not I miss not being able to overclock, and to be honest I don't think I do. It's not like I play games or anything. I'm just wondering about undervolting by 50 pips at every step to see if I get even better battery out of it - or if I'll brick the handset!
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I'm just wondering about undervolting by 50 pips at every step to see if I get even better battery out of it - or if I'll brick the handset!
You won't brick it but you might be unable to boot if you undervolt too much and commit the changes, so (a) reduce in 25mV steps (b) one frequency step at a time (c) checking stability between changes and (d) don't "set on boot" until you're confident the CPU is stable in deep sleep, under load and when scaling. Yes it's time-consuming and more than a bit tedious but it will ensure reliability.
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Its going to be a few days before the highly-anticipated (at least by me) v1.3 hits the streets.
The NEAR team are developing a ROM for the kernel. I dont think its an actual firmware rom, but from what I can gather, I believe this will be a CWM Manager type of application that will allow NEAK users to perform CWM recovery manager-related tasks.

v1.4 will apparently also be compatible with CWM Manager.
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There are many of you here that state you are only loosing about 6-7% battery overnight when using this kernel. I am loosing 10% every 1.5 hour and can't for the life of me figure out why. I have my CPU Manager set to ondemand (100-800), wireless off, gps off. I do have three Exchange email accounts that sync, could that be a culprit? CPU spy shows that 74% of the time, my phone is running <200mhz with most of that in Deep Sleep. Battery Usage shows display as the biggest battery killer but it is usually never on.

I don't want to turn my phone into a "Stone" as it appears some have done but I should be able to get much better battery life then I am. My config show on my profile.
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Luckily, before being whisked away for New Year's Eve, I caught hawker's post about N.E.A.K. v1.2 and copied onto my phone quickly as I was having a rough ride with Siyah 2.6.3.

What can I say... I love it!

Quick and easy to install. Set on lulzactive + v(r)+100->800MHz and that was it. No scripts, 2nd Core, lulzactive app. Just used Voltage Control to knock it down to 800MHz and that was it. Simples!

As I was away I needed something that would not eat my battery and still give me performance... and it did not disappoint.

If I'm being critical, then I must say that perhaps lulzactive was not as smooth as I remembered it on v1.1 and could be a little choppy on slow scrolling in my App Drawer.

I did use the lulzactive app, free from the market, to tweak it and it was fine. I then, eventually, installed Conservative with the Lionheart tweak once I'd worked ot that hawkers kernel cleaner had removed the init.d file that they require. I just used Root Explorer to create the init.d file in system/etc and then booted into Recovery and used the NEAK option to enable Conservative and Lionheart.

Since Lionheart is only a, "tweak" to the Conservative governor, it does not appear in the list of governors as a seperate entity. You either enable, or disable, it in N.E.A.K. options in Recovery.

After 2 days on Conservative + v(r), a very smooth and fast combination, I found that there seemed to be little difference in battery life to lulzactive + v(r) although I did not have the time and wherewithal to test it accurately.

My battery, particularly over New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, was giving me more than enough life and certainly equalled, if not exceeded, my other previous favourite, Siyah v2.6.2, with all its tweaks and use of 2nd Core, (dubious about its need on Siyah now anyway), lulzactive app, Voltage Control and SetCPU... not to mention all the fiddling around with the settings and ThunderBolt scripts.

The Good

Very easy to install and requires the minimum of set-up and ancillary app's.
Depending on your phone, etc; you can use just Voltage Control to select the governor and scheduler of your choice, from a limited list.
Supports BLN (Back Light Notification) and boot animation.
Certainly gave me more than 24 hrs of, "normal", usage... i.e. calls, texts,browsing and playing funny video's and using the camera. Not fiddling, tweaking, rebooting and messing around as I usually do.

The Bad

This very small kernel, about half the size of Siyah, means that you have to enable/disable some features in Recovery, (just the once).
If you use the excellent hawker thermo nuclear kernel cleaner it deletes the init.d file and you have to manually replace it, as described above, although this changes in the next release of N.E.A.K., v1.3, which creates it on reboot.

Is only compatible with Samsung i9100 phone and Samsung based ROM's, (no CM or MIUI or ICS one's for intance).

The Ugly

Sydney99

By that I mean that as it doesn't seem to agree with Syd, the rest of us, particularly me, may have a fighting chance.

N.E.A.K. v1.3 should be out in the next few days and I will certainly be giving it a go.
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I've just "plugged and played". 100-1200 set on boot, and away I go. As I said above, I may fiddle with voltages but that's it. As for battery, I unplugged at 0700 this morning and after "normal" use (a couple of calls, a bit of texting some 'Book and tweeting, and downloading a couple of app updates) I'm still on 85%. The phone has been up for 33hrs 30mins now and 93% of that time has been at 100Mhz or less (62% of that in deep sleep: my phone spent 7hrs at 100Mhz overnight during charge, for some reason, although there are no partial wakeloks to speak of and it always does this so I'm not concerned).

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There are many of you here that state you are only loosing about 6-7% battery overnight when using this kernel. I am loosing 10% every 1.5 hour and can't for the life of me figure out why. I have my CPU Manager set to ondemand (100-800), wireless off, gps off. I do have three Exchange email accounts that sync, could that be a culprit? CPU spy shows that 74% of the time, my phone is running <200mhz with most of that in Deep Sleep. Battery Usage shows display as the biggest battery killer but it is usually never on.

I don't want to turn my phone into a "Stone" as it appears some have done but I should be able to get much better battery life then I am. My config show on my profile.
That does sound very high old son.

To be honest I lose about 2% every hour when my phone is asleep. So about 12% in 6 hours. There are others like hawker who go catatonic and lose only 2% in the same period. It all depends on what you have running and when. I have K-9 email polling every hour. Wi-Fi on 24/7. Weather and news widgets updating. Not that this worries me at night as I usually have it charging.

Culprits for this could be... "Bloatware", particularly Wi-Fi sharing and Wi-Fi manager. Not to mention AP News plus others that may be running that you do not use.

Go to... Settings > Applications > Running Services and see what is running on your phone. You can also select Menu and see what is cached just to make sure that you want them there.

For a step-by-step guide to removing, "Bloatware", see here:-

Tips n Tricks thread.

You could also check that you are not signed into Latitude, another big eater of battery and one that some people do not sign out of properly sometimes.

Also you could possibly dim your screen display by using this method:-

Settings display tip

Maybe also look at how often you are polling, say, email or updating your widgets. At hawkers prompting I went from syncing email every 20 min's to once an hour and it made a helluva difference. As did changing a couple of my News and Weather widgets for different one's that offered more control.

I hope this helps.
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once I'd worked ot that hawkers kernel cleaner had removed the init.d file that they require. I just used Root Explorer to create the init.d file in system/etc and then booted into Recovery and used the NEAK option to enable Conservative and Lionheart.
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Seriously, cheers hawker! Just so long as this version nukes as good as the last.
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Do any of you guys use "System Power Saving"? Does it really do anything?
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Personally, no.

It does however save you battery but at the expense of features and performance. I have enabled it reluctantly in the past when it has looked like I may not make it through until I can charge but it is something that I do not like to have to use if I can help it.
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It most certainly does old man!
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It most certainly does old man!
Ha! Ha! Ha!

Just used it to re-install N.E.A.K. v1.2 after trying the Phenomenal kernel and you little star... it does what it says on the box and left, or created, an empty init.d folder.

Looks like awhile before v1.3 is released as I see that the kernel will now come with all sorts of N.E.A.K. things. I really hope this does not detract from the kernel's development.



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So I got 8% battery loss overnight with NEAK. It's comparable, but worse. I'll give Siyah 2.6.5 a shot!
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NEAK with conservative/lionheart gave me same overnight drain (approx 0.5%) as with the standard lulzactive governor.

Testing Siyah 2.6.5 now. SUPER SMOOTH!!!!!
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There is a lot of talk about a NEAK ROM to be released this weekend.
There is not a lot of details about it on the Kernel thread. Firstly I took it as being a ROM-Manager type of application, but the way the thread is progressing it does indeed seem like it is going to be a firmware ROM.

If so, this is going to get VERY interesting!
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Ehy guys!!!

As promised to ironass, here i am to see what happens here!! I won't be able to do full support here, there is the Q&A thread on XDA about my kernel so all the questions pls ask them there...

Anyway, many thanks for doing so, i like when people share my work!
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Ehy guys!!!

As promised to ironass, here i am to see what happens here!! I won't be able to do full support here, there is the Q&A thread on XDA about my kernel so all the questions pls ask them there...

Anyway, many thanks for doing so, i like when people share my work!
Welcome to the forum Simone.
Your kernel is causing quite a stir on here and is going down extremely well with many of us.

Looking forward to v1.3. Any clues on how your ROM is going to take shape?

Keep up the good work.
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Ehy guys!!!

As promised to ironass, here i am to see what happens here!! I won't be able to do full support here, there is the Q&A thread on XDA about my kernel so all the questions pls ask them there...

Anyway, many thanks for doing so, i like when people share my work!
Ehy guys almost sounds Canadian!! Welcome, hope to see you around here going forward, your kernel has a lot of interest on this forum...
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Your kernel is causing quite a stir on here and is going down extremely well with many of us.

Looking forward to v1.3. Any clues on how your ROM is going to take shape?

Keep up the good work.
For the ROM u should wait just a few days, in the weekend it will be out for sure....

Anyway, 1.3 will be out when the new NEAR ROM is ready, cuz we want to release them bundled....also NEAK kernel will be available separately as usual!

Is someone suffering of the "camera bug" mentioned in my OP on XDA?

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For the ROM u should wait just a few days, in the weekend it will be out for sure....
Anyway, 1.3 will be out when the new NEAR ROM is ready, cuz we want to release them bundled....also NEAK kernel will be available separately as usual!
Any clue as to what version firmware/android OS the NEAR ROM will be based on Simone?

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I've had no problems with the camera at all on neither v1.1 and v1.2
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I've had no problems with the camera at all on both v1.1 and v1.2
Try to do so:

stock camera ---> lock screen ---> wait 30 secs ----> try to unlock

It should go into a SoD

About the ROM it will be KK5 based, and with graphics like MIUI
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You're gonna be tempting many of us away from check rom, that's for sure. Looking forward to a change
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I'm happy with CheckROM, but if NEAK 1.3 is as good as the last few iterations have been you've got me for life!*
























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