[ROM] MIUI.us-Sholes-1.12.30 [DEV]

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  1. magiman7

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    MIUI.us-Sholes Development Build

    This build is MOSTLY STABLE BUT IN DEVELOPMENT

    This build was ported to the droid by MagiMan7 and TP4Bama, translations to english were done by MIUI.us

    All of the MIUI.us build are now available on Rom Manager under MIUI.us which will allow automatic notification of future builds


    Follow us on twitter for real time updates!
    @magiman7 / @tp4bama

    If this is your first time trying MIUI, read the MIUI Manual (credit The Batman) to become familiar with the interface and many of the hidden options.

    Code:
    #include <std-disclaimer>
    
    /*Anything you do to your phone is solely your responsibilty, you choose
     to modify your phone. This rom has been marked BETA by the developer,
     however should anything happen to your phone neither of the developers
     "MagiMan7 and/or Tp4bama" nor MIUI.us nor MIUI.com developers are liable 
     in anyway.*/
    
    COMMON ISSUES
    1. Facebook app will sync ALL contacts
    2. Instead of *228 call *228+ (hold 0 for + sign)
    3. If you have having launcher force closes, switch back to the stock theme to verify the theme is not causing the issue.
    4. If apps do not show up after initial flash, rebooting should make them reappear
    5. If you use Google to back up your contacts, restoring contacts with Miui Backup could result in duplicate entries
    6. Using Titanium Backup to backup and restore apps/data has reportedly caused FCs with certain apps
    7. [DO NOT TRY TO RESTORE SYSTEM DATA FROM ANY ROM INCLUDING MIUI BELOW 1.4.8!!!!!!! or you will get force closes...]
    8. If you cannot move apps to sdcard, uninstall app and reinstall from market
    9. If you have issues downloading anything, run Downloads app and cycle download with wifi
    10. If you cannot download / install apps from market, make sure you have "ROOT Permission" set to ON under SuperUser Settings.
    11. If you get permission denied, root not found, or similar errors, make sure you have "ROOT Permission" set to ON under SuperUser Settings

    POST BUGS HERE IN THIS THREAD.

    Local changes by US:
    • Upgraded Motorola Proprietary files to FRG83G (Prevents VZW OTA update from downloading)
    • Stock kernel set to ondemand governor with min/max frequencies of 125/800
    • Changed the default VM Heap to 32mb
    • Changed SD Card buffer to 2048 for speed boost (credit brainmaster)
    • Adjusted multiple memomory configurations - Between Multitasking and Balanced 3 with Hard to Kill Launcher from V6 Supercharge script (credit zeppelinrox)
    • Added 4-way Power mod (Miui.us)
    • Added all ringetones from CM7 and Pete's Stock GPA
    • Added vim, nano, bash, terminal mods, fix permissions script (CyanogenMod 7)
    • Added sysrw and sysro scripts to remount system partition with write or read only access
    • Added lockapp / unlockapp scripts to lock an app in memory (scripts by MagiMan7, idea from zeppelinrox)
    • Removed 3G Hotspot due to it not working
    • Removed ProTips due to it being useless
    • Added Rom Manager for easy updates (installed to /data for easier upgrades)
    • Added Google Apps: Car Home, GenieWidget to system apps (not available from the market)
    • Added Google Apps: Mail, Maps, Voice, Google Search, Youtube, Voice Search to data partition (can be easily uninstalled or updated)
    • Added Old 3D Gallery to /data (save system space and easily uninstalled)
    • Added Terminal Emulator from CyanogenMod 7 (moved to /data to save system space and easily uninstalled)
    • Added Stock Motorola Droid QuickOffice in data partition (can be easily uninstalled)
    • Added some build.prop tweaks (credit metalspring for collection from varioius sources)
    • Updated Busybox to 1.18.0 (credit imoseyon for cron setup script)
    • Setup cron to clear unused caches and restart swap everyday at 2 am (can be changed)
    • ERI Mod has been incorporated into the ROM, removes network name.
    • Changed some default settings (disable traffic monitoring, enable non-market apps, enable power monitoring, etc)
    • MMS Video Fixed (Credit Epicardium at MIUI.us Forums for original find)
    • Native support for a2sd+ as long as you have propery formated sdcard (credit DarkTremor)
    • Added native OTA from MIUI.us (can upgrade each week from native updater app)
    • Added swap options script (default set to none, see details below, credit TreyMotes for idea for swap file on cache)
    • Change so SMS messages over 160 char are split instead of converting to MMS
    • Added Virtuous OC (credit rmk40 and Virtuous Roms)

    UPDATER INSTALLATION (if using ClockworkMod Recovery v3+)
    1. NANDROID BACKUP!
    2. Run Updater app (It will give option to backup data with MIUI Backup)
    3. If apps do not show up after initial flash, rebooting should make them reappear
    4. If you have issues after using the Updater, try wiping /cache and dalvik-cache
    5. If you still run into problems, lots of FC, reinstall with wiping data / factory reset
    6. Run SuperUser and verify / enable ROOT Permissions under settings

    INSTALLATION (if not using ClockworkMod Recovery v3+)
    1. Backup apps with MIUI backup (just in case)
    2. NANDROID BACKUP!
    3. Flash this rom
    4. If apps do not show up after initial flash, rebooting should make them reappear
    5. If you have issues after flashing, try wiping /cache and dalvik-cache
    6. If you still run into problems, lots of FC, reinstall with wiping data / factory reset
    7. Run SuperUser and verify / enable ROOT Permissions under settings

    Info on the MIUI Stats included in MIUI.us builds 1.7.15 and later
    Please check out what they are and how we use them Here

    [​IMG]
    MIUI.us Sholes 1.12.30 Here
    md5: c28aa4608e323d6b21971e69c5a8236f


    Have Rom Manager automatically download zip on your phone (suggest downloading on wifi)
    You must enable Web Connect in Rom Manager on your phone to enable this option and click Here

    Themes available HERE

    Themers: Excellent guide on creating MIUI themes HERE

    CRON OPTIONS
    The set of cron tasks is editable in the /data/cron/root file. The root file lists all of the commands scheduled to run and the scheduled time. The file can be edited to add tasks or change the preset ones of flushing caches. All tasks in this file will be run as root (superuser privileges). The default cron tasks has a command commented out to cause the phone to do a soft reboot everyday at 2:45 am. This may help keep phone feeling snappy each morning. Remove '#' to have this run everyday

    LOCKAPP / UNLOCKAPP INFO
    Run lockapp script in terminal or from gscript. Both scripts are located in /system/xbin. Both scripts take a single argument, the process name. For example the Miui Music player has the process name com.miui.player. You can find process names for most installed apps under /data/app (just drop the -1.apk from the name listing).

    To lock an app in memory you run lockapp PROCESS. For example, to lock the Miui Music player into memory, run 'lockapp com.miui.player' As a warning, Do not lock more than 1 app in memory. To lock an app in memory, the app has to be running. If the process is not running, the script will inform you.

    Once an app is locked into memory, the only way to remove it from memory is to kill the process. The unlockapp does extactly that. It is run with the same arguement, unlockapp PROCESS. If you wanted to unlock the Miui Music player from memory, run 'unlockapp com.miui.player' This will kill the app you are unlocking from memory. If you want it to run the background unlocked, you will have to re-run the app.

    A2SD+ INFO
    Once you have your sdcard formated for a2sd (Create a 2nd partition of type ext3 using Rom Manger or favorite patition manager), you can run command a2sd from terminal to setup a2sd+. Running 'a2sd help' will give a list of options available. Running 'a2sd install' will move all apps from /data to sdcard. Running 'a2sd datasd' will copy apps as well as their settings / configurations (/data/data) to sdcard.

    SWAP OPTIONS
    There is an included script called swap located in /system/bin you can run from terminal, adb shell, or gscript. The script takes a single arguement defining what type of swap setup you want. Options are file, compcache, both, none. The script will immediately initiate the swap system chosen as well as update boot up and cron files to keep the selection permenent. So whatever you select will persist after a reboot. To run the command, just enter 'swap OPTION'. So if you want to switch from no swap (default on new instal) to swap file, type 'swap file' and everything is adjusted for you. The swap option will be kept after updateing assuming data is not wiped. If data is wiped, it will default back to none.

    VIRTUOUS OVERCLOCK
    The virtuous overclock daemon will auto run as long as no SetCPU type apps are installed. The OC daemon will auto underclock the CPU when the screen is off. The daemon repsonds quicker to screen on/off changes than 3rd party apps. Options for daemon can be changed with included app (which can be uninstalled if you don't want to use).
     
  2. Ozzie

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    100 views already...thank you sir!

    I'll have to give this a go in the morning...:)
     
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    how did i not see this yet??? downloading and installing now dancedroid

    Yikes :eek:, it said there was a trojan virus when i clicked the download link...it said this virus came up- android:KungFu-AA, and it makes sense because i googled it and got this page Droid Kungfu: An Android Virus That is Able to Avoid Antivirus
     
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  4. magiman7

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    Not sure where that could be coming from. The link from here is to the same source as MIUI.us servers. I am not sure how anything could have gotten into the zip file. AFAIK, there haven't been any issues with anyone who has flashed it yet.
     
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    it is odd, i'll try out, worst comes to worst theres always sbf'ing
     
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    So what's up with the virus? I was thinking of putting this on my og but now I'm not sure? Is this safe to dl?

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using DroidForums
     
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    *228??. Thought we couldn't/shouldn't do that on a 4G phone..... Sbf'ing? On a phone with an unlocked bootloader? I is this a nexus thread? I sorry.. Little confused :/

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using DroidForums
     
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    no this thread is for the original droid 1, not the nexus
     
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    Thank you

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using DroidForums
     
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    Bug - USB Tethering

    USB tethering isn't working for me. When I plug my phone into the computer, the USB Debugging and USB Storage notifications pop up, so it recognizes that it's plugged into the computer. However, when I switch the USB tethering option from "off" to "on," it says "USB not connected." Wireless Tether (version 2.0.7) works fine though.

    This is my first time trying MIUI. I've used Liquid Gingerbread for a long time, but my phone's been freezing up about 1/3 of the time when receiving or answering calls. I tried CM 7, which didn't help and it was much slower at everything than Liquid Gingerbread (and less customizable). I thought that this could be an Android 2.3.7 issue, but I couldn't find anything else anywhere on the internet about this bug. Maybe my trusty Droid is finally starting to die. :sad-b:

    I read that MIUI is way different than Liquid or CyanogenMod, so I thought I'd give it a shot. I'm really liking it! It's not quite as fast as Liquid Gingerbread (3.2), but it's faster than CM7 (7.1.0). I like how customizable and organized it is too.
     
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    you can try an sbf to flash to stock, reroot, then reflash the rom...its a lot simpler than it sounds, just follow this link and do the return to stock and then the quick root guide...it really helps some phones work better

    http://www.droidforums.net/forum/droid-hacks/179373-one-stop-tweaks-other-useful-cool-stuff.html
     
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    Awesome. That's one sweet tutorial. :nerd: I'll try it out later. I promise to post the results once I get through with it.

    In case someone reads this later who doesn't know what sbf is, the third post in this thread describes it:
    http://www.droidforums.net/forum/an...-update-zip-nandroid-restore-rom-tgz-sbf.html

    I couldn't find a definite answer as to what it exactly stands for, but it might stand for "system binary file," "system boot file," or "summation briefcase file." Whatever it stands for, it's a special imaging format that Motorola uses, and so a special program is needed for it. It completely wipes the phone (except the SD card) and installs a complete operating system on it. I believe it "unroots" the phone too (though the terms "rooting" and "unrooting" are misleading), so it's a true ROM (read-only memory). I'm guessing that it's what Verizon employees use to reformat and reimage phones.

    Thanks for the help!
     
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    Bug - SMS Delivery Notification Sound Changes Automatically

    One more bug: after turning the SMS delivery notification sound to "none," it changes back to "join hangout" after a while. It always reverts back to "join hangout" after a reboot also.
     
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    Is this the last build we'll see for the grandpa droid?

    Sent from a DROID1 behind bars for flashing unsuspecting ROMS in the park
     
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