Root editing BB memory manager

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Legacystar, Jul 24, 2010.

  1. Legacystar

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    does anyone know how to tweek memory manager in BB v.4 so it keep sless ram free. im having horrible problems with my launcher redrawing every single time i go back to it. i think the memory manager is just keeping to much free so i wanna try and lower it and see if it helps. i poked my head into the Install_recovery file but i dont know what numbers to change. anyone know what numbers i need to have say, 20mb free?
     

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  2. johnlgalt

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  3. overcaffein8d

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    i kind of wish i had known that before i had gone ahead and switched to this rom. Which, by the way, i love much more than BB simply because no redraws. Also, excellent battery life. Really excellent. (edit: yes, i did wipe data/cache)
     
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    I am thinking about trying a FRG ROM myself - I wanted to put 928's Black theme but the link here to the MediaFire file is saying the file is currently private.

    Plus, not sure how well a virginal ROM will like my 165+ apps :D
     
  5. GirLuvsDroid

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    I just tried this DL link for the BB v0.4 928Droid Black Glass and it DL'd fine for me:
    928DroidBlackGlass2-2-BB-0-4-update.zip
     
  6. Fabolous

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    A really easy way to change these settings is with the AutoKiller app.

    It let's you adjust these very minfree values you're talking about, all with a nice GUI. Also comes with some presets.

    You may want to remove/comment out the line in Pete's script in case the two conflict though.
     
  7. Legacystar

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    where is his script located
     
  8. Fabolous

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    /system/etc/install-recovery.sh
     
  9. Legacystar

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    what part would i delete
     
  10. Fabolous

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    The line about minfree
     

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