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Root [Release] Improved OC Kernel w/ 2.0.1 fixes by t3hSteve

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Fabolous, Feb 12, 2010.

  1. Fabolous

    Fabolous Superuser
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    So basically, he has 800 and 1000 MHz versions available. This does break compatability with TempMonitor for CPU temps and you need to do anther wifi fix, but it's well worth it because:

    -This fixes virtual keyboard responsiveness. It is now very, very fast. Near iPhone quality.

    -Other random fixes with the light sensor, etc.

    Here's some videos comparing before/after:

    Before:
    YouTube - Droid Overclock Kernel Onscreen Keyboard

    After:
    YouTube - Droid Stock 2.0.1 Onscreen Keyboard

    Find the thread here:

    AllDroid - View topic - Some random kernel patches for 2.6.29
     

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  2. alostpacket

    alostpacket Over Macho Grande?
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  3. meekrab

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    thanks man
     
  4. Redflea

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    This kernel is the best I've tried, period, for auto-brightness as well...so far, since last night I've seen none of the intermittent flare-ups and moments of laser-brightness that I've seen with every other ROM/kernel I've tried.

    Definitely a keeper, and I've asked Pete if he can integrate the updates into his ROMs...if he doesn't I'll keep flashing back to this kernel.
     
  5. Needsdecaf

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    This won't work with the Sholes ROm, though?
     
  6. vincentp

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    Awesome. The touch screen keyboard has been a little too unresponsive for my taste and I had no idea why. Gonna flash this one now.
     
  7. BigMace23

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  8. droidpcguru

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    Seems some of these Kernel improvements are in Sholes 2.0.4RC1 by the info in the Sholes Repository section..

    EDIT: Must be they didn't according to the info on the 2.0.4 thread..
     
  9. eL777

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    Those are my thumbs typing :p
     

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