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Old February 16th, 2012, 09:15 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Finally rooted now ??

Right i have finally rooted my phone what would you say the best rom is to put on my phone that is stable and dose nto have loads of bugs .. i no ur gonna say go look on xda but i want to no wat rom u are using and why ur happy with the rom...

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Old February 16th, 2012, 09:36 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm running AOKP Build 23. Also have a nandroid with Liquid beta 5, but I can't go without my Lucid theme, and AOKP has more/better support, so that's where I stay.
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I'm running AOKP Build 23. Also have a nandroid with Liquid beta 5, but I can't go without my Lucid theme, and AOKP has more/better support, so that's where I stay.
Careful, to the OP, are you running a GSM or Verizon version? The roms are different between the two so you may mess up your phone. elmerjr, like me, are on Verizon GNex's.
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Careful, to the OP, are you running a GSM or Verizon version? The roms are different between the two so you may mess up your phone. elmerjr, like me, are on Verizon GNex's.
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I have a gsm version
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OK, you can check out the All Things Root subforum in this forum. I'll take a peek as some of the ones elmerjr recommended may have GSM versions available.
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The AOKP rom elmerjr mentioned has a GSM. I know a lot of folks like this rom, here is a link the it (Android Open Kang Project - maguro - build 23 - RootzWiki). This is another good place to check out (http://androidforums.com/galaxy-nexus-all-things-root/447369-official-galaxy-nexus-rom-theme-kernel-list-updated-12-22-2011-a.html).

When looking at roms, you want to make sure you are getting maguro builds as these are for the GSM version. Toro builds are for CDMA (Verizon)
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Moving thread to Galaxy Nexus All Things Root sub forum
Reason: Root specific topic for GSM version of the G Nex

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Definitely going to have to say aokp and lean kernel. Found the best results with that.
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