Find Some Freedom with 'Liberty', a Cool Custom ROM for Your Droid X/2

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    Some very enterprising and talented members of our forums have created an amazing custom ROM they call "Liberty"! It's only for the 320/340 Droid X/2, so keep that in mind, but if that's the phone you have it's definitely worth a look . Their work is pretty ingenious and includes some excellent custom features. Here are just a few:
    • Base....built on top of GummyJAR
    • 95% of all the apps were built from source.... rather than decompiled and hacked apps via APKmanager!! And it shows in pure speed!!!!
    • Blurless
    • Wycontacts
    • AOSP Pattern lock
    • AOSP tab Lockscreen with the option for Rotary as well
    • Custom terminal emulator with added color options
    • Reboot option in power down menu
    • Launcher2 with increased snap velocity
    • Custom Liberty wallpapers app
    • Custom Liberty live wallpapers (nexus Mod like, modded from CM source)
    • Plus a ton more!
    Be careful installing this (like any) mod, as it is pretty major, but for anyone comfortable with the process it's well worth a look. Their hard work and talent really shines through. For a full list of features and some download links click our forum link here: Custom ROM - The Eagle has Landed!!!! Liberty 1.0

    You can also find info on all their team-members at that link for more info. Nice Work you guys! Thanks for sharing your creative genius with us. dancedroid
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    This is the best rom available! Great work :)
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    been running this rom for almost 12 hours now no problems.. so far best rom i have had on X yet..
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    vs rubix?

    I've been running rubix 1.9.5 and it's been amazing. Can anyone comment on the pros/cons of this rom vs rubix 1.9.5?
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    Just give it a try panda...trust me u wont be disappointed!
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    I too use Rubix 1.9.5 and have used Rubix since it came out. I will be installing this and giving it a shot. No reason not to.
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    Alright, I'll give it a shot. I'm just a little wary since the last ROM that was supposedly the "greatest" - darkslide 4.2, nice ROM but it was slow for me and honestly a little much on the theming/transitions.
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    It wont disappoint! Could I suggest the linear theme by bgill and skurtz. Excellence!

    detoXatappin on my X
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    Very Nice...

    Got it up and running. Very Nice so far. Fast, smooth and very nice looking. I think it's at least on par with rubix if not much better (more options for customization)
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    So far I really like this ROM....I am however having trouble with the theme mod in the liberty tools....when i reboot it will not load the file, said it is bad....I removed the theme zip and trying to DL again, let you know if it works.
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    At first I was sad that i could run this because Im still rockin the D1, but I just themed miui to look like it :)

    Miui Liberty

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    This ROM is far more better than DarkSlide... Kejars build and awesome speeds and smoothness. JRummys scripts, and both mashed together to make one hell of a slick, fast, smooth, and very customizable experience! Battery life is great plus as well!

    Sent from my DROID X.
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    I put this on my phone yesterday and used it for a few hours. I had several force closes from apps that have never forced close before. Even the live wallpaper I've been using for a while now forced closed several times. it felt a little slower than Rubix 1.9.5. Other than that, I liked it. I liked the yellow. But all in all, it looked very much like vanilla Android. That being said, I prefer the stability of Rubix more so I restored my nandroid backup.

    I do see a lot of potential in this ROM. Since it is only the first release, I think it will be able to compete with the 'big boys' currently available for the DX. I will be keeping an eye and try future releases for sure.
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    Here is a screen from my phone setup.
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    BTW I did redid the wall paper myself with the eye color change and Liberty word at the bottem.


    you can see that original wall paper here.
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    As much as people were pumping this rom up I'm supprised to not see ALOT more downloads and feedback...

    I never install a rom right when it drops, but, I'll deff be giving this a try and awaiting the feedback on it.

    Hope theres more themes put out, I dont really care for yellow. But good work guys
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    Been running it since the day we started testing, and am running it now. No problems, no FCs, completely flawless on my end!

    Sent from my DROID X.
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    Bootloop

    I tried installing the ROM and my phone is stuck in a bootloop. I have changed ROM's on my phone a few times and have never had this problem before. Anybody else have the same problem, and any solutions?
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    Apparently the servers are jammed as the rom came out a few days ago, and people are all going to the toolbox to d/l. There are multiple threads that you can download the themes directly from. So try that.

    Here's one with themes, pictures, and instructions to install.
    THEMES for Liberty - Several to Choose From...
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    How do you make it so you can have several apps at the bottom of the screen?
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