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    Default [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Project ViperB2G presents...
    Nigel Meets the Fox (Stock ZVI Kernel with Recovery Repack)


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    [BOX=What to do when an error occurs:]DO NOT simply say "xxxx doesn't work" as that is highly unhelpful and will probably be ignored. Instead, post the recovery log! To grab a log when an error occurs, simply open a terminal (or command prompt if on Windows), "cd" to an easily accessible directory and execute:[/BOX]


    [BOX=Code:]adb logcat
    Paste the log as an attachment (don't paste the text inside, as it can be very long), or paste it on pastebin.com.[/BOX]


    [BOX=Flashing instructions:]su
    dd if=/sdcard/boot.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p8[/BOX]
    Download Nigel meets Fox (kernel) :
    By clicking the link below you agree that you are flashing this kernel at your own risk. Neither myself, Project EpicB2G, nor anyone but yourself are responsible for any problems that may occur before, during or after flashing this kernel. You also agree that this kernel is to be flashed ONLY on the LG Viper 4G LTE!

    I agree (standard img)


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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Changelog:

    1. Initial Release.


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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    What is different:


    • Disabled the LG DRM
    • Disabled the re-flashing of stock recovery on boot
    • Enabled some extra modules for the hell of it.



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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Last time

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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Very nice. Will give it a try.
    Any chance of overclock
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Had anyone been brave and tried this?

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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by uvstr36 View Post
    Very nice. Will give it a try.
    Any chance of overclock
    Overclock in next version...maybe.

    Quote Originally Posted by wormy View Post
    Had anyone been brave and tried this?

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    That's what I'm trying to figure out.


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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    I see no download.
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Look at the bottom of the post it says i agree click that.

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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by thenameisnigel View Post
    What is different:


    • Disabled the LG DRM
    • Disabled the re-flashing of stock recovery on boot
    • Enabled some extra modules for the hell of it.

    That got me a lil wet.
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Sorry it took so long to update on the install.
    No error on the flash via terminal emulator.
    Bricked stuck on LG splash screen.
    Cant enter recovery, factory reset does not help, un bricking now
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by uvstr36 View Post
    Sorry it took so long to update on the install.
    No error on the flash via terminal emulator.
    Bricked stuck on LG splash screen.
    Cant enter recovery, factory reset does not help, un bricking now
    Did you do it over adb? It's best to do over adb because flashing from inside the phone corrupts the image.

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    Quote Originally Posted by n0ve View Post
    Originally Posted by thenameisnigel
    What is different:


    Disabled the LG DRM
    Disabled the re-flashing of stock recovery on boot
    Enabled some extra modules for the hell of it.

    That got me a lil wet.
    Lmfaoo.


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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    No I used my phone
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by uvstr36 View Post
    No I used my phone
    Can you try over adb?


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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    i will try after i un brick
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Any updates?! I feel like you guys are getting so close and i'm getting really excited. :P You folks deserve ten times the thanks you actually have. Hats off to you guys. Especially to thenameisnigel, who, and correct me if i'm wrong, I believe doesn't even OWN a Viper. THAT is some serious dedication. So thanks
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Testing this now, won't have my viper longer then 2 more days ...

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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Testing this now, won't have my viper longer then 2 more days ...l

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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by StephenUtterback View Post
    Any updates?! I feel like you guys are getting so close and i'm getting really excited. :P You folks deserve ten times the thanks you actually have. Hats off to you guys. Especially to thenameisnigel, who, and correct me if i'm wrong, I believe doesn't even OWN a Viper. THAT is some serious dedication. So thanks
    I mean, we can't download SDKs or simply github to get enough information no no no not nigel, see what he does is, he pays a crackhead on the corner outside of the DoD $20 to steal him a viper, he tests, bricks, and returns. daily.
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    Quote Originally Posted by n0ve View Post
    I mean, we can't download SDKs or simply github to get enough information no no no not nigel, see what he does is, he pays a crackhead on the corner outside of the DoD $20 to steal him a viper, he tests, bricks, and returns. daily.
    Haha hey you know what I have no idea what i'm doing here or what you guys do. I'm just along for the ride. It's like i'm the moral support who has no idea what the actual workers are doing. I'm just thankful guys like you are all doing this on your free time. SO! With that being said, I think i'm going to stop pestering all of you with questions and duck out for a while to let you work in peace without having to answer all of my questions. Thanks for answering the ones I've asked!
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Ok, so is this confirmed working through adb?
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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Quote Originally Posted by Edward McInnish View Post
    Ok, so is this confirmed working through adb?
    Pretty sure this was a non working dead end because of the locked bootloader, and that is why the thread just died.

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    Default Re: [GPL][KERNEL] Nigel meets ZVI ;)

    Basically this phone, while being a decent phone, was on development life support from the get go. There was little happening and it was a bit disjointed. Then comes along zvi and locked down the bootloader and with no one able to or willing to come up with a safestrap, it pulled the plug on our poor state of development.

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