Holy CRAP. New convert.

Discussion in 'Project Elite' started by dlnp22, Jan 2, 2011.

  1. dlnp22

    dlnp22 Member

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    After all the fuss, I've been running this v4 puppy for a couple days to see about the hype.

    I think I might be sold..........don't tell Pete.


    I've NEVER had this kind of battery life.....even day 1 after purchasing with stock kernel. I thought for sure I was due for a replacement batt.

    8 hours of light use(text/call/light apps), and I've JUST went from 90 to 80%.

    Good God, I hope my battery stats aren't skewed.

    AND SWEET JESUS, My phone hasn't liked a 1.2 kernel EVER. Is there some secret configuration in this ROM?? Because I've tried flashing Slayher's 1.2 previously with nothing but boot loops to show for it.


    I heart PEv4.

    That being said...I only have ONE relatively small issue. Can't get my camera to work....FC city. Will try fixing permissions and tinkering around with other ideas, but def not worried about it.
     
  2. GirLuvsDroid

    GirLuvsDroid Senior Member

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    My camera is working fine, so I'm pretty certain it's not a ROM issue. Did you do a Titanium Backup restore and restore the system items in red, by any chance? If so, try going into TiBu and wiping the data from camera.
     
  3. dlnp22

    dlnp22 Member

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    no, didn't restore any items in red using TB...only green and white. Also found having the same constant FC's with calendar.

    Just going to try and re-flash the ROM over existing......crossing fingers.


    edit: and it worked :) Very strange, but good to go, now!
     
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  4. actngrezy

    actngrezy Active Member Developer

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    Glad to see the issues are solved are your enjoying the rom.:)
     
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    I agree with OP, best rom to date.
     
  6. A.C.Sanchez

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    Count me in. CyanogenMod started going crazy on me, and battery life was horrible. So then I moved to Liquid Frozen Yogurt, and while I was very content, I decided to try this after seeing a posting about it.

    This ROM is noticeably better than both CM and LFY. Faster, smoother, I'm thoroughly impressed.

    Very well done by this developer.
     
  7. veedubsky

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    Loving this ROM! Have been solid with UD for a long time and decided to flash this for the hell of it and I AM LOVING IT!!!!! Only down side is the battery isn't lasting long at all. I only have it overclocked to 800mhz and set to ondemand. Would love to figure out the problem because I don't want to leave this ROM because its AMAZING!!! Only other downside is I don't have access to a charger all day and it dies before my 8 hour work day is over even with light to moderate use. Thats texting (SMS and Kik Messenger) and very light use of the internet. Sometimes it seems the more I use it the longer the battery lasts and the more it sits the faster it dies. Sounds weird but it happens... :huh: I always clear before I flash and my battery is almost brand new. I don't know what to do... Didn't mean to thread jack but I didn't want to start a new one but I am also a convert and am LOVING THIS ROM!!!
     
  8. actngrezy

    actngrezy Active Member Developer

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    Try a different kernel. Mayeb flash a lower slayher kernel. If that doesn't help try one of the sapphire kernels orchevys. Once you find the right one battery life should be great. Hopefully
     
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    I have stopped looking for other ROM updates. That's how much I like this ROM. My only concern is looking for an update to THIS Rom - after 14 months with this phone, that's saying something. Actngrezy, you have really outdone yourself.
     
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    1100 Mhz Slayer kernel here. Battery life on cyanogenmod was nothing to write home about. But after flashing this baby... oh boy! Definitely seeing some better battery life! :)
     
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    I have to jump in here just to say how impressed I am with this ROM. I was running Lithium for a few months, flashed over to Cyanogen for a couple weeks but b/c of Droid Life I tried this out and it finally feels like I'm running this Droid the way it was always meant to run. Thanks to the developers once I get paid I WILL be donating
     
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    Actually I'll probably forget to donate if I put it off so I just paypal'd over some cash. Thanks again!!!
     
  13. veedubsky

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    Will give it a try and report back after a couple days to see how it worked out. Hopefully it solves the problem because this ROM is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!! Awesome to see the developer step right in to offer advice very quickly. Definitely donating, don't have much but I guess anything is more then nothing.
     
  14. GirLuvsDroid

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    Try wiping your Battery stats, too. If you use ClockworkMod recovery, you can find that option under Advanced in the CM recovery menu.
     
  15. veedubsky

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    Yea for some reason it doesn't really ever seem to do any thing on my phone. Maybe its just me not noticing any difference be it that it might be only a slight change or no change at all, I don't know.

    Also donated hope it helps out, won't break your bank but I give what I can because this is an AWeSOME ROM!!!