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[ROM][ZVJ][FINAL] 2.3.3 DanteRom v5 [UPDATE] 3/21/2014
Now with HydroKernel, Notification QuickPanel, Swipe2Clear, and BatteryBar!
DanteRom v5 FINAL - ZVJ
DanteRom is a stock based rom, using the ZVJ community rom provided to us by jstntp. This Rom has come a long way! All modifications have more or less been added that I had hoped to when I started this project . QuickPanel has been ported, thanks to Drews work and advice. Most recently I have modded the Settings Menu to remove the dreaded "Privacy>Factory Reset" option because of the risk of bricking your phone. Another new addition is a new Boot Animation, see the change log for details. Although this is lightly themed, I am soon going to be theming a little deeper. But that is yet to come. Please ONLY report bugs after reading/searching this thread for others with the same issue and and possible fixes. Also note that you flash this at your own risk, please read the entire opening post
This is designed as a themed and enhanced stock based rom. I am working toward incorporating all wanted features. Though I have not incorporated all modifications I desire, this is still an on going project for me. Features will be added as I find them, feel free to make suggestions.
The name Dante is partly in memory of a personal loss and as such kind of a tribute. Also, drop the "d" and you get Ante. Well this is me throwing my chips in to the game.
+Removed Sprint Bloatware
+Dalvik2Cache mod for greater internal storage
+Removed Sprint boot animation and sound
+Extended Power Menu, adding "Reboot" and "Recovery" to the shut down menu
+Percentage Battery Mod
+Transparent Notification Center
+Removed stock launcher, replaced with Zeam Launcher
+Default wallpaper changed, no more snowy mountains
+All stock wallpapers now pushed to a folder on the SD card, were located in stock launcher
+FoxFi included for wireless tether
+Updated Google Apps
+General UI theming
+Attempt at including the Amphedamine mod, but believe I removed the Dalvik2SDcard in favor of the Dalvik2Cache already in place
+Re-themed the notification dropdown to fix no text for downloads, Thanks Zhara
+Removed ES File Exlporer and replaced with Root Browser Lite with develpoers permission.
+Battery slightly re-themed to better match stock status colors.
+Moved FoxFi and Terminal Emulator from system/app to data/app. They did not like being in system
+Port of QuickPanel, thanks Drew!
+Updated all apps. Now with a clean install there is 155mb free.
+CRT screen off animation now included.
+Install apps from unknown sources now enable by default.
+Media volume now moves in smaller steps with the volume rocker, 30 instead of 15
+Mod to allow smoother scroll within some apps
+Incorporated Battery Bar Mod (found here, and Battery Bar Settings app.
+Added the Swipe2Clear mod for swiping away individual items from the notification drop down. Thanks for this goes to this thread here, as well again to Drew and Team Hydro
+Added BatteryBar files missed in last update.
+HTC_IME keyboard now baked into the rom! It is themed to match the rom.
+All apps have been updated, and those that can are in /system/apps to save storage space and allow maximum user data space.
+Settings Menu modified to remove "Privacy>Factory Reset" as an option due to brick dangers.
+New Boot Animation added. This is an animation that I have modded from the AOSP 2.3 bootanimation.zip. Please give feedback!
+Updated to SuperSU, the next generation of root permission management.
+Incorporated Goo Manager scripts to make future updates easier.
-This also means that the rom is now on GOO.IM servers, under my username.
-Also Goo Manager is included by default.
+HydroKernel has been included by default with Drew's permission.
+Updated all Google Apps.
About the Battery Bar Mod, this must be engaged from an app found within the app drawer. This is not my creation, but ported from this XDA thread. This seems like a very nice battery alternative/addition. You must first open the BatteryBar Settings app and uncheck "Show Battery Bar", close app, and reopen and recheck "Show Battery Bar" to engage. I recommend the #1 size from the BatteryBarSettings app as anything larger didnt quite look right to me. There are many options there, like changing its color. Automatic will place it as white (did for me), turn on static to get it to match current green battery.
My goal here is to ultimately retheme the current battery indicator to just a percentage with now static battery in favor of this battery bar mod. Look for this in future DanteRom updates. See below for a new rethemed battery icon mod.
This is a rethemed battery to reduce redundancy, removing the static battery part of the previous percentage battery icon. This replaces it with just the numeric percentage. Please only use with v2.2.1 or v2.3 of this rom. The above photo shows the battery bar in conjunction with this current mod to show changes made. Feedback is highly needed, as I am not quite sure on size, color ect.
Boot to recovery, wipe cache/dalvik cache, flash and enjoy! And remember, feedback please!
For those wanting the HTC_IME keyboard, it is now included! Swype is still enabled by default, simply enable HTC_IME from settings. This mod was found HERE! as well as the theming method I used.
Want this on another ROM? Here is a flashable version!
Double tap issue from ZVJ. Flash HydroKernalGB to fix Included by default.
Google Search, long press to delete single history event Simply update Google Search from market. Now updated by default.
- Reported video issues from camcorder and streaming, CANNOT verify
FoxFi force close upon activation Moved to data/app to fix
Navigation not working. Update Maps from Play Store. Maps now up to date by default. Enable "Use wireless networks" via settings>location & security
-Key press sound partially muted. Issue found working on fix.
-Play Store error "Package File Is Invalid" - this is rarely seen to happen but is due to the dalvik2cache mod that is in place in some cases. The dalvik2dev mod by jstntp found here will fix you up but at the cost of a lengthy boot time.
-Download DanteRom.v5.zip place on the root of the SD card. Although it says it is signed, it is NOT. Please disable signature verification until I can fix it.
-Boot to Recovery, Cannibal Open Touch recommended but Xionia is still okay. (power down, then press Home, Vol Down, and Power and hold to the first LG splash)
-Create a nandroid backup, this is a must.
-Perform a full wipe, I use Debug-FormatALL.zip if on Xionia for simplicity. Seems Zefie's link is down so I uploaded it.(Zefie's page with the debug zips)
Disable Signature Verification and (now signed!) Flash the zip file.
-Reboot and Enjoy!
If after flashing and rebooting and you DO NOT have service, you likely are on the zvd radio/baseband which is incompatible with this, a zvj based ROM. The fix for this is quick flashable that will patch the needed files to get your service running. Simply flash this from recovery at any point after installing the rom, no wipes necessary. Notice, flashing this if you ARE on the zvj baseband will break your service. Only flash this if you know you are on the zvd baseband or have already discovered you have no service. This is based on the existing baseband patch. It has extra files that break DanteRom features so I trimmed it down here.
Kernel: (optional, but recommened) HydroKernel now included!
-Please install Rom and boot into the rom first. Then download the kernal of your choice and place on the SD card. Boot into recover and flash, no need to perform any wipes
-drewwalton19216801's HydroKernal GB is my recommendation found here!
When switching to Dante.Rom.v5.zip from you MUST perform a full wipe. Not doing so breaks functions within the QuickPanel Mod, and maybe others. Do NOT report any issues if you have not.
I have tested Amphedamine and found it quite stable so far. Feel free to flash.[MOD]Amphetamines! Inject your Optimus today! - Android Forums at AndroidCentral.com Amphedamine now included!
As always, backup first as this has not been intensively tested yet on this rom. I recommend flashing separately from the other zips, so boot to recovery, perform a backup, wipe cache/dalvik cache and proceed to flash.
Do not report bugs or issues if you did NOT follow directions and steps listed above
________________________________________________ Want to help me out? I have a few option below!
I am in great need of a new device to develop with for this rom and my many side projects here in the Optimus S forums. I never planned on doing this, as I do this work because I enjoy it and it is a challenge. But I have found I cannot make much progress without an actual device. So in the theory that every little bit helps, below is a donate button. Please help as you will all benifit.
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Huge Thanks go out to
jstntp, for all his help, support and guidance
drewwalton19216801 for all his advice and all his work. And of course for his work porting QuickPanel to the Optimus S. Without that, this rom surely would not have it! Everyone, go buy him a beer!
pvyParts, over at XDA for this wonderfull mod and guide. Thanks !!
Nick7 for pointing out how to get HTC_IME working within the rom.
dynamite33, for his guide to porting the Swipe2Clear to the Optimus One.thekraven, for getting me started on finding and removing the sprint animation (also LOVE your CM7)
zefie, for his great recovery and the format zips we almost all use.
The Android Central Community as a whole
Team Zeam, for creating an excellent launcher and allowing me to use it.
FoxFi for such a great tool and allowing me to include it
The developer of Root Browser, great program! If you like this, please purchase pro!
thewraith420 for offering so much help on testing, you have been a great help!
I am open to feedback and suggestions.
Notification Power Menu is on my list, but is still a little beyond my knowledge base. Notification QuickPanel now included. I also do not want to add any more bloat unless it adds something significant, so no Titanium Backup ect.
Also, I have been thinking of removing live wallpapers, and then providing a flashable zip to restore them. How many of you use live wallpaper?
Not rooted or not on the ZVJ baseband? Click Here !! for a handy guide to enter the party.
New to Rooting and Romming? Click Here !! for a nice Beginners Guide to get you going in the right direction.