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[ROM] Cyanogenmod For Droid V5.0.7 (05/24/2010)

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Nicks88, May 25, 2010.

  1. Nicks88

    Nicks88 Android Enthusiast
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  2. jackburnt

    jackburnt Android Enthusiast

    Changes:

    * Droid: Fix for 50% signal loss reporting bug on Motorola Droid (Boyd Bischke) sounds interesting. Otherwise, probably won't switch from SS3.2 unless people rave.
     
  3. tom108

    tom108 Android Expert

    been running the test build and it flies, so i am definitely updating to this
     
  4. mode

    mode Newbie

    I was running into some issues with 5.0.6.2 so that's the only reason I decided to try 5.0.7. So, after a long download over 3G, I upgraded (without wiping the cache).

    I agree with the poster above that it seems much faster than 5.0.6.2. I'm running comfortably at 600 MHZ and don't have an overclocking kernel loaded right now.

    In 5.0.6.2, when I streamed pandora or last.fm, the connection would drop after a certain amount of time. Then, the phone would immediately reset. At work, I'm on the fringe of 3G and 1X service, so that probably didn't help.

    In any case, things seem to be working much more nicely in 5.0.7. I've been streaming all morning without incident whereas in the prior version, I was reseting after 15-20 minutes. Now, the connection drops are just drops in connectivity and not linked to a reset.

    Overall I'm very pleased with the 2 hours I've been using 5.0.7



    It could also because they disabled V8
     
  5. tfleming23

    tfleming23 Well-Known Member

    hmm, I may have to try this. Been on NextBeast 1.01 for a while
     
  6. OMJ

    OMJ Bazinga

    The new options for changing colors in spare parts are pretty damn cool. You have to reboot for the changes to take effect though
     
  7. jackburnt

    jackburnt Android Enthusiast

    Ugh, fine, I'll give it a shot.

    Thank God for ROM Manager.
     
  8. shrink57

    shrink57 Android Expert

    I haven't played with Koush's ROMs for a while but I will give this one a try. Things have been running too smoothly with NexBeast and I am once again bored. I am sure once I get this one settled in the 2.2's will be available :eek:
     
  9. ska.t73

    ska.t73 Android Expert

    Just a warning, this will not work with any of the themes out there for 5.0.6.2 it is too big of a change. So if you are using a theme and want to keep it you will have to wait a few days for the themers to update...
     
  10. Timaphillips

    Timaphillips Android Enthusiast

    So should I run bekit 800 mhz low voltage or leave the kernal that came with this one? Maybe run the LV kernal at 700 mhz? Or would that be too sluggish?
     
  11. OMJ

    OMJ Bazinga

    just try some stuff out and see what works. I am running bekit 1.2 lv but I run everything at 1.2
     
  12. jackburnt

    jackburnt Android Enthusiast

    Nevermind. Installing now
     
  13. ronaldramsayii

    ronaldramsayii Android Enthusiast

    Running super smoothe and cool (temp wise). I used Fabs themed Launcher Pro because I dont like the Launcher2 and the 3D app drawer. Its running flawless right now. I dont know how to enable Apps2SD, still trying to figure it out.

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  14. Timaphillips

    Timaphillips Android Enthusiast

    Screenshot of Fab's launcher? And where can I get it?
     
  15. ronaldramsayii

    ronaldramsayii Android Enthusiast

    Heres the Launcher Pro. Its an app in the market, Fab just themed it. Looks much better to me. Has the zoom out feature from HTC Sense.

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  16. ronaldramsayii

    ronaldramsayii Android Enthusiast

    Here's another pic. Tapatalk only allows me to upload one at a time or it'll force close. Sucks lol. You can find it over at "Themed ROM NexBeast V1.0.1." You can download the .apk on the first page. Look for Themed Launcher Pro.

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  17. jackburnt

    jackburnt Android Enthusiast

    Launcher Pro looks like Helix Launcher.

    What's the difference? Also, I can't figure out how to get Helix Launcher to show up. Just default.
     
  18. ronaldramsayii

    ronaldramsayii Android Enthusiast

    Long story short, its similar. In my opinion its way way smoother. You can't customize the four icons yet, but I use all of them. Plus the zoom out feature, I like that as well.

    As far as getting Helix to show up, are you using what's preinstalled or did you install Helix?

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  19. Darkfyre97

    Darkfyre97 Newbie

    Coming from NexBeast and I'm extremely pleased with this new CM. Running on the P3 1Ghz kernel and it seems on par, speed and response wise, as NexBeast. Great work!!

    Only small problem I've found so far is that JuiceDefender crashes as soon as its launched, but a small price to pay for such a smooth ROM. Thanks for all your hard work!
     
  20. jackburnt

    jackburnt Android Enthusiast

    Restoring from Titanium Backup.

    I'll try installing from Market and then restoring the settings from TiBa.
     
  21. EAK128

    EAK128 Well-Known Member

    I read somewhere that data needs to be wiped from your home launcher apps and defaults cleared before installing this ROM.
     
  22. Fabolous

    Fabolous Superuser

    Do you guys have compcache enabled?

    I am curious as to how that affects the performance :D
     
  23. jackburnt

    jackburnt Android Enthusiast

    When you wipe data, it clears defaults. I always wipe before installing.
     
  24. OMJ

    OMJ Bazinga

    I have it enabled. So far I havent noticed a difference at all but its only been a few hours
     
  25. tom108

    tom108 Android Expert

    update for JD is on the market. this will solve the crashing.
     

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