- February 4, 2019 at 3:28 PM #71918
Usually an Official LineageOS build is signed with some private keys to keep the authenticity.
Android is being an open source codebase (hence the LineageOS is) it is possible to tamper the official builds by building it locally.
UNOFFICIAL LineageOS builds are some clear example of this. It is not guaranteed on an unofficial build that if someone has tampered it or not.
haggertk, being one of the directors of LineageOS team, despite an UNOFFICIAL build he signed it with LineageOS private keys to make it authentic build.
You can visit the below link to more about authenticity of LineageOS builds:
https://wiki.lineageos.org/verifying-builds.htmlFebruary 12, 2019 at 4:15 PM #72604
Installed twice 1st time failed using brunowp8 ROM version, GPS Function never worked always crashed. the 2nd time well I have finally gotten my S5 to run flawlessly with everything working (yes even GPS)!
I started off by downloading TRWP 3.22.0 then download HaggerTK’s ROM Version
then download the GApps
when you have those items downloaded onto your SD card simply install TWRP using Odin 3.13 if it is not installed yet
boot into Recovery mode PWR+HOME+VolumeUP
if installed right TWRP Recovery mode will boot instead of original Recovery mode
go to wipe then click advanced wipe and check dalvik cache, system, data, cache (DO NOT FORMAT YOUR PHONE) Formatting erases the GPS App needed and any other Apps that your system needs in order to run programs that Android 9 does not Install
Now Install lineageOS 16.0 and the GApps then reboot
first thing I checked when it booted up was the GPS and it worked for me so I’m just giving friendly advice to those who are struggling with it feel free to throw some questions my way I will answer them the best I canFebruary 26, 2019 at 8:45 PM #73967
The haggertk ROM is working perfectly, but the root option is not working. I tried installing addonsu-15.1, it gives me the root options of allowing app and adb, but it doesn’t actually give root privileges.
Is there any plan from haggertk or lineage OS to release a proper rooting method for Lineage Version 16 ?
Thanks!February 26, 2019 at 8:48 PM #73969
Great work! I now have OS16 installed successfully on my GM900I. Initially, when enabling root access from Developer Options, I could select ‘Disable’ or ‘ADB. After flashing (via Recovery/TWRP) the OS15.1 addonsu.zip, I can now select ‘Disable’, ‘Apps’, ‘ADB’, ‘Apps & ADB’. However, aftern then installing Root Checker, SU# and Titanium Backup, all three apps say that root access is not enabled, even with ‘Apps & ADB’ selected. What am I missing? Is there an addonsu.zip for OS16 that I should be using? Thanks for any help you can provide. P.S. This project has breathed new life into my sluggish/aging Galaxy S5! 🙂
Have you succeed in rooting your phone?February 27, 2019 at 1:31 AM #73980
No. I have now reflashed official 15.1 and have this version rooted.March 8, 2019 at 6:35 AM #74863
Anybody got usb 3.0 working in lineage OS? Quick search on google didn’t hit anything.June 24, 2019 at 9:05 PM #92444
i have upgraded my S5 KLTE (900F) successfully with the February haggertk Build , but the Lineage Updater cant find updates?
thanksSeptember 6, 2019 at 10:07 PM #96527
I would like to install LineageOS 16 on my SM-G900A (AT&T version of the S5). I was told in another forum that this is not possible. Can someone here help me with a definitive answer?
TenayaSeptember 10, 2019 at 10:08 PM #96697
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