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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by duckthehobo, Jan 11, 2010.

  1. duckthehobo

    duckthehobo Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Well, Sweeterhome 2 went public tonight/this morning...
    signup, download, and--oh wait...1.6+ supported only.

    Think anyone can find a way around it?

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  2. duckthehobo

    duckthehobo Newbie
    Thread Starter

    UPDATE: "OK - if you have #android 1.5 and WANT Sweeter Home on YOUR phone please reply @sweeterskins with your wish!!! Need volume of requests!!!" - sweeterskins
  3. agent0014

    agent0014 Android Enthusiast

    I took a look at the site... does this do anything significant that you can't get with other home replacement apps? I didn't see too much in the feature list.
  4. dbpaddler

    dbpaddler Android Expert

    not important enough for me to worry about having it for 1.5. I think post MR or kernel update, other home replacements would be a bit snappier, and then just wait till the 2.1 update to see if it's worth it. Right now I haven't found one I thought was snappy enough to keep on the phone. Can't imagine this would be any different. So I wouldn't mind waiting.
  5. speedy0307

    speedy0307 Newbie

  6. agent0014

    agent0014 Android Enthusiast

    I'm going to take a look at this... but the "very quick intro video" is almost 12 minutes long?!? Someone needs a lesson in brevity...
  7. momentoid

    momentoid Android Enthusiast

  8. speedy0307

    speedy0307 Newbie

  9. momentoid

    momentoid Android Enthusiast

  10. duckthehobo

    duckthehobo Newbie
    Thread Starter

    I'm sure the dev wouldn't even think about doing a 1.5 version if he had to re-write a massive amount of code. From what i understand the difference between 1.6 and 2.0 versions is theres some exploit that had to be used in 1.6 that was fixed/made the feature legitimately work with 2.0

    As much as I would love sweeterhome, i agree with momentoid, if it means the dev has to make large amounts of changes, I'd rather just wait until we get 2.1 and enjoy a ore quality product.
  11. Melissa31

    Melissa31 Well-Known Member

    1.5 is NOW avaliable on SweeterHOME! :D
  12. speedy0307

    speedy0307 Newbie

    Woot woot!!
  13. momentoid

    momentoid Android Enthusiast

    Anyone install SH2 and build/install a theme? Any idea if themes can be shared across Android versions 1.5, 1.6, 2.0.1, 2.1?
  14. speedy0307

    speedy0307 Newbie

    Through the software you can download other themes people have uploaded. I've downloaded a ton of them. Most are built for higher resolution (ie. Droid) or 2.0 phones so they sometimes don't function correctly or utilize widgets not available.

    That being said, any of the themes created by Lemon run very well. I downloaded Hot Dock (my fav) and modified it to run well on the Moment with widgets i like. I will upload it in the next couple days. Once you learn how to modify themes, this software is awesome. The organization through use of springboards is super slick, It does have a learning curve tho, so be ready to get your hands dirty. Also, the home button doesn't function well on the Moment. Use the back arrow, it works better and won't cause SH2 to hang up.
  15. decalex

    decalex Android Enthusiast

    Has anyone else played around with this on the Moment so far? It looks really interesting-- but curious to know how smoothly it's running for you guys. I like GDE (lately), because it seems to be pretty lightweight.. but with somewhat limited functionality.
    Let me know what you guys think, and I'll chime in too once I've tested it out.
  16. agent0014

    agent0014 Android Enthusiast

    I've been planning on it, I love homescreen replacement apps, just haven't had time yet. Definitely let us know!
  17. boiker

    boiker Newbie

    I also noticed many were designed for the higher resolution devices. I see potential, but I didn't have the time to customize my own or one of the pre-built themes.
  18. decalex

    decalex Android Enthusiast

    Ya, I saw that too -- What worked for me: search for themes by Lemon
    They all seem to be formatted for G1 or Magic (they look good on my Moment).

    So far, it seems like sweeterhome is more like a weekend project-- needs a lot of configuring, but def something to geek out on. It's like the antithesis of the iphone mentality =).
  19. PSYB0RG

    PSYB0RG Member

    Yea, I've saved maybe 10 of the themes and plan to modify them all. So far, Im using Lemon's hot dock as well. That thing is super sweet. I've modded it alil to get rid of a few things, but Im still learning as well.

    Also, FYI, there is a new release/build as of Jan 31st. So delete the one you have (dont forget to save you theme), redownload the newer version (says it will expire feb 10th) and reapply your theme. Alot of bugs/quirks have been worked out on it (so far, i dont notice any difference yet, just a tad snappier, but i suspect that because of the ZE10 rom)

    I will upload my themes as soon as I edit sum private info on the screens

    Edit: I just posted mines, here @ http://androidforums.com/samsung-moment/40560-post-your-screens.html

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