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    Default Kernels....

    How do download and install a kernel? I ve always been installing custom roms on the stock kernel. Kindly help!

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    Depends on which kernel you want to use. Most of them are usually flashable ZIPs. I use Franco's kernels. Great performance and battery life. You can find them at http://www.minooch.com/franciscofran...JB/Jelly Bean/
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    Just flash zips in recovery like you do with a ROM. Usually wipe cache but not data. I'm not sure about other formats though.

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    Default Re: Kernels....

    Thanks but which one do I choose.. There are quite a bunch of zips out there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sadiqsamm View Post
    Thanks but which one do I choose.. There are quite a bunch of zips out there.
    Start with Franco.Kernel. He probably does the best work for the Gnex. You can find it along with all the info here.

    [KERNEL][GPL][11 OCT - Milestone 6][r196-ICS r298-JB] franco.Kernel | 4.0/4.1 | - xda-developers
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    Yeah kernels will just overwrite the old one like the radios (as long as it's a flashable zip.)

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