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Discussion in 'Koush' started by virtueoftheabsurd, Dec 6, 2010.

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    I have run a number of different ROMs these past few months. I just installed CM 6.1, and I am really impressed. It is super-stable, and some of the features are amazing. To name a few:
    -Lockscreen gestures work as advertised. Awesome.
    -Pulldown power manager widget. Even includes a button to lock orientation in portrait mode, which is really useful when you are lying on your side.
    -Excellent customization options for status bar and LED

    No force closes or random reboots. Great battery life from the start with the stock kernel, although I will start experimenting soon. I have found Chevy's 800 MHz kernels to have amazing 24-hour battery life. Suffice it to say that I am thrilled with cm6.1.

    My only issue so far is that my apps did not auto-install from the Market, so I had to use Titanium Backup (a bummer for people who haven't caved and bought it).
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    Did all of your apps install through titanium?

    My only issue is about 10 of my apps wont install.



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    Are those apps included in the Google app pack?
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    clear your market cache and data and try again
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    No sir. A few I can think off the top of my head are: twitter, yellowbook, movies, itriage.

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    I could have sworn Twitter was in the app pack.
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    Yes Twitter is in gapps package... hmmm.... and is rather large at almost 2meg... haven't flashed gapps in a while. I just upgrade when a new version of CM comes out. And I already cleaned house :)
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    And there's a new version coming with the new Twitter app from the D1 update that's starting tonight.
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    Whole new gapps pack or just twitter?
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    New Twitter = new app pack.
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    Probably new gapps. They are expecting a Gmail update too.

    And I had no problems with apps reinstalling
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    Very true... I was thinking from a theme standpoint :) Anything else new in the gapp pack?
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    Hmm that's weird it didn't install. I have all the Google apps. I installed via rom manager and clicked the option to install Google apps.

    Is this a separate pack you speak of? And would that affect my other apps that wont install?

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    We'll find out when it updates.
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    Cool... new gmail.. new pack! Yay! I think... lol
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    No, that's the app pack we speak of. Just doing manual installs instead of trusting ROM Mangler to do it for us.

    The market cache clearing should help with the ones that won't install.
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    No luck on clearing the market data and cache.

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    What errors do you get from the installs?
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    The apps don't even show up when I search for them in the market, and when I try to restore via titanium I get a message along the lines of "application installed unsuccessfully"

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    clear your dalvik cache