CM12.1 5.1.1 A500/A501 - V7 Final

Android development for the Acer A500/A501

CM12.1 5.1.1 A500/A501 - V7 Final

Postby thor2002ro » 17 Feb 2015, 18:33

A500/A501

Features:
  • 5.x CM12.1 based
  • WIFI/Bluetooth
  • Audio
  • Storage
  • 2D/3D acceleration
  • Cameras
  • GPS
  • can boot from data/system/cache btrfs/f2fs/ext4 fstypes
  • exfat/ntfs/btrfs/f2fs storage mounting
  • custom dpi without affecting google apps
  • usb huawei 3g support
  • a501 3g/gps support
  • sound boost
  • usb audio sound card support
  • btrfs mounting
  • ntfs mounting
  • HDMI
  • gpu oc
  • do something about the bottom buttons they are hard to get to(buttons to the left option)
  • hardware rotation lock
  • kernel t72

To do:
  • dock not supported
  • L2TP/ipsec VPN
  • listview animations
  • usb ethernet menu
  • full hw video codecs
  • handle usb modem zerocd(usb modem mode switch)
  • tell me more?

stuff to know:
  • wipe from any rom
  • tablet ui is gone and buried from now on phablet ui only
  • temporary fix for 3g data(a501/usb huawei) HERE

Screenshots: second post

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Installing/updating:
  • wipe data comming from any rom except this one...
  • install rom zip
  • install gapps
  • reboot
  • let it settle for a couple of minutes

Changelog:
Code: Select all
v7 - sync 29/03/16
    - major improvements to the hardware composer wrapper (ui performance improved quite a bit)
    - probably final cm 12.1 5.1 if no major issues are found

v6 - sync 02/08 cm12.1
   - update to android 5.1 r13
   - mostly same as omni v11
   - some more fixes to the codecs(still not perfect...)
   - added omni performance menu in tegraowners settings

v5 - sync 15/08 cm12.1
   - update to android 5.1 r5
   - fix stagefright security flaw
   - some more fixes to the codecs(still not perfect...)
   - fix for html5 videos in browser.... html5 use hw codecs
   - updates to hw composer wrapper
   - update power hal to support low power mode
   - some fonts reductions to keep the rom size low
   - update kernel to t71 so it works with android 5.1 r5

v4 - sync 28/06 cm12.1
   - port cm12.1 to new device dir

v3 - sync 29/05 cm12.1
   - move to 5.1.1 base
   - port everything to 5.1

v2 - cm12 sync 29.03.15
   - changes from omnirom v6
   - adapted hwcodecs
   - updated power hal
   - update automatic brightness should work a lot better
   - possible fix for a501 modem data
   - increase zram size
   - trebuchet update
   - sqlite optimizations
   - bootanimation triggers a cpu boost
   - includes kernel t70 scratch rework kernel(theres 1 kernel flavor)

v1 - cm12 sync 27.02.15
   - all improvements from TO omnirom v5
   - added experimental email app fix

v0 - init release
   - cm sync 15.02.15
   - has some of the omnirom changes
   - GUI works fast and good
   - GPS works but slow lock... usual
   - left buttons works
   - camera works
   - codecs work most of the time :)
   - hardware rotation switch should work
   - a501 3g/gps not working yet
   - 3g huawei not working from usb yet
   - power hal not working
   - vpn has some issues
   - use gapps posted here not the ones from omnirom
   - rom doesn't need supersu... it uses a build in implementation
   - TO REMEMBER THIS IS NOT EVEN CLOSE TO OmniROM compleation level
   - tell me more issues in the forum!!!!


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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby thor2002ro » 17 Feb 2015, 18:33

Screenshots:

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FW: Tegraowners 6.0 internal ROM
Recovery: touch recovery 2.0b

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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby rickdtweet » 17 Feb 2015, 18:56

Yet another huge effort by our thor :)
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby danix » 17 Feb 2015, 19:04

Thor you´re a software god!!! :-)
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby cosmote » 17 Feb 2015, 19:44

sZuperrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr :clap: :dance:
Acer Iconia Tab A501 ... A500
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby 1klass655ua » 17 Feb 2015, 20:48

Awesome!
My english is very bad....
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby TRESED » 17 Feb 2015, 22:57

GOOD JOB, this time also for me the 3G does not work, do not even see the SIM.

Thanks anyway Thor


a501 3g/gps not working yet ....
I had not read this ....
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby surfer60 » 18 Feb 2015, 00:57

I love this man :D :D :D
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby Silence667 » 18 Feb 2015, 02:42

OMG :-)
Handyhistory:
Sagem MW 930 W@p>Sagem MC922>Nokia 3210(+Vibro+Ext Games) > Nokia 6210 > Nokia N73 > HTC Magic(CM 7.2) > HTC Desire(Oxygen 2.0.2) > Sony Ericsson ARC S(CM 10) > HTC ONE (M7)(SKYDRAGON GPE) > LG G2 (CloudyStock) >NEXUS S GT i9023(OMNI [THX 2 lagloose]) >NEXUS Prime I9250 (OMNI OTA) >NEXUS 5 (CM12.1)

TAB:A500 16GB INT/64GB EXT OMNI [THX 2 THOR]
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby hinner » 18 Feb 2015, 02:45

great :) becomes something like 'resurrection remix rom', based on cm, slim, omni.. super
a501
skrilax v9
twrp rev 2.0 beta4
cm12.1 5.1.1 v7
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby nvbordakov » 18 Feb 2015, 11:51

OMG!!! :) Awesome!
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby romez27 » 18 Feb 2015, 12:28

This works better than omni on my tab lol ..says I have no root though when in root manager.
A500 on skrillax v9 bootloader
4.4.4 tegraowners rom v22
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby meduza » 18 Feb 2015, 12:47

Because CM always had a shitty superSU build in, I recommend to use chainfire`s supersu like on OMNI and to disable the build in in developer settings.
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby rickdtweet » 18 Feb 2015, 12:47

romez27 wrote:This works better than omni on my tab lol ..says I have no root though when in root manager.

Go to developer options and enable root access :) no need for SuperSU here.
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Re: [EPIC WIP]CM12 5.0.2 A500/A501 - V0

Postby thor2002ro » 18 Feb 2015, 15:22

and another work in progress :whistle:
they said it couldn't be done :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred: :laughing-rollingred:

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