[Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v13

Android development for the Acer A500/A501

[Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v13

Postby thor2002ro » 31 Jan 2013, 17:12

A500/A501

Features:
  • CM10.1 based
  • ntfs auto mounting
  • experimental exfat auto mounting
  • phablet/tablet modes
  • recent apps with memory usage
  • notification menu customization
  • custom dpi setting without affecting gapps
  • gesture navigation
  • hardware rotation lock
  • full hw codecs
  • rotation aware volume keys
  • usb audio sound card support
  • new kernel t42

To do:
  • dock not support

Bugs:

Bug reporting:
http://code.google.com/p/tegraowners-jb ... ssues/list

Installing:
  • install rom zip
  • install gapps from below
  • reboot

How to enable Tablet UI:
  1. settings->system->status bar->tablet ui->check
  2. system->hardware keys->show action overflow->check
  3. system->user interface->dual pane preferences->always
  4. settings->launcher->homescreen->search bar->uncheck
  5. dock->show dock->uncheck
  6. press home->press and hold a little on the homescreen->actions->apps->put it in the right corner :lol:
  7. Done!

How to Enable Developer and Performance options:
  1. settings->about->keep tap on the build number until they appear :)
  2. Done!

Addons:

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Changelog:
Code: Select all
v13 - cm10.1 sync
     - new source built mbm implementation(a501)(untested)
     - audio hal update
     - fix audio boost
     - codecs update
     - new option in TO menu force hdmi 720p
     - power hal update
     - new trebuchet with tablet layout
     - mount data/system even if its ext4 or btrfs
     - add taskmanager app
     - kernel t42
     - option to use external SD card as storage for apps and media

v12 - cm10.1 sync
     - new source built mbm implementation v4(a501)
     - audio hal update
     - tablet ui tweaks
     - egl tweaks
     - brightness tweaks
     - fix hdmi resize to 720p
     - headphones with mic now work
     - fix signal layout when scaled icons enabled
     - fixed settings fc multi-user
     - switch to new t33 kernel(3.8.13.2 kernel)
                   - new oc with new voltage interface(I suggest cpu adjuster app)
         - gpu oc
         - tweaked memory management
         - linaro optimization 05.13 - gold linker
         - ported io sched sio, vr, zen and row(default) fully updated
     - aroma updatate 2.56

v11 - cm10.1 sync
     - open source mbm implementation is back*(no idea if it works)
     - audio hal update
     - power hal update
     - fresh install starts with tablet ui by default
     - consolidated tablet ui implementation
     - egl tweaks

v10-2 - fix bad lib compile

v10 - cm10.1 sync
     - new kernel t28
     - pie controls
     - some more customization options

v9 - cm10.1 sync
     - new kernel t27
     - volume adjust sound toggle(settings->sound)
     - custom navring actions(settings->navigation buttons->quick launch shortcuts)
     - tablet statusbar scaled icons option(settings->system->statusbar->scale status bar icons)
     - advanced reboot menu in developer settings
     - ext4 sdcard/usb stick support
     - tablet status bar customization to notification panel
     - linaro optimized rom
     - performance improvements

v8 - cm10 sync
     - android 4.2.2
     - new network attributes
     - new kernel 7.3.7 - t26
     - usb audio implementation
     - bluetooth mac address fixed
     - small fix to hw codecs
     - egl tweaks

v7 - cm10 sync
     - fix flip status bar crash
     - full hw codecs implemented
     - tweak fstab and sysctl
     - fixes for capacitive stylus
     - increased touchscreen response
     - notification is showed upon headset plugin
     - experimental exfat support with automount
     - implementation of tegraowners settings menu
     - audio hal update
     - update kernel to t25(7.3.6)
     - update Rotate Lock switch code
     - introduce custom gapps for more compatibility ;)

v6 - public release
     - fixed bluetooth
     - fixed audio
     - fixed dpi setting
     - new kernel

v1-v5 - dev


Enjoy! :mrgreen:
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - vX

Postby thor2002ro » 31 Jan 2013, 17:13

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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - vX

Postby jeryci » 31 Jan 2013, 17:25

initiating Backup Procedure..

can't wait to try this out !

thank you guys for the GREAT work
ACER A500+ JB-MR2(4.3) - V6
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--> would love to hear a startup sound like the intro of: http://www.deezer.com/track/1162062 (Rooted... by LVL42)
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby thor2002ro » 31 Jan 2013, 18:08

here we go... v6 out...
this is a test build please treat it as such....
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby RuggZan » 31 Jan 2013, 18:24

Great =D downloading!
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby Krendelrus » 31 Jan 2013, 18:28

Yeah, some new stuff to check! thanks thor and digetx from a very long-time user :D

TegraOwners FTW!!!11
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby HazardousWish » 31 Jan 2013, 18:48

Yaaaaaay!
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby Faca » 31 Jan 2013, 19:18

Screens?:)
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby enotar » 31 Jan 2013, 19:22

what affect the •full hw codecs not fully implemented , avi, mkv etc?
Is NTFS auto mounting read write?
Is volume boost implemented?

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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby bloodbreed » 31 Jan 2013, 19:36

Rom works great,

Tested few apps with it no trouble found.
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby thor2002ro » 31 Jan 2013, 19:43

enotar wrote:what affect the •full hw codecs not fully implemented , avi, mkv etc?
Is NTFS auto mounting read write?
Is volume boost implemented?

Thank you

1) means most hw codecs dont work you need to use soft codecs...
2) yes
3) no
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Kernel: thor-kernel

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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby enotar » 31 Jan 2013, 20:29

thor2002ro wrote:
enotar wrote:what affect the •full hw codecs not fully implemented , avi, mkv etc?
Is NTFS auto mounting read write?
Is volume boost implemented?

Thank you

1) means most hw codecs dont work you need to use soft codecs...
2) yes
3) no



OK I try it today
Thank you
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby MadMav » 31 Jan 2013, 20:33

Waited for this rom for a while! Fantastic!
Great thor!
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby cosmote » 31 Jan 2013, 21:00

Works perfectly , good job guys. Thanks :P
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Re: [Dev]A500/A501 JB-MR1(4.2) device building - v6

Postby dime » 31 Jan 2013, 21:24

wipe from 4.1 recommended?
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