LineageOS 15 for Galaxy S6 – Download and installation Guide

  

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  • #24721

    shibaa987
    Keymaster

    Android Oreo 8.0 ROM, LineageOS 15 for Galaxy S6 has now arrived via an UNOFFICIAL build. This LineageOS 15 for Galaxy S6 (zerofltexx) is brought to you by developer lukasb06.

    DONATION TO DEVELOPER:

    If you like this ROM then do consider a contribution to lukasb06 for his efforts:
    Donate to lukasb06

    If you want the OFFICIAL LineageOS update or some more Android Oreo ROMs then stay tuned to the Lineage OS 15 ROMs page or the AOSP Android Oreo devices list page.

    DISCLAIMER:
    THIS IS A BETA ROM AND MAY HAVE MANY BUGS. HAVE A BACKUP BEFORE FLASHING THIS LINEAGEOS ROM AND TRY AT YOUR OWN RISK. Installing a custom ROM on a Galaxy S6 (zerofltexx) requires the bootloader to be unlocked on the Galaxy S6 (zerofltexx) phone, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.

     

    Status of Lineage OS 15 for Galaxy S6 Oreo Custom ROM:

    WHAT’S WORKING:
    – Telephony (Calls, SMS, Mobile Data)
    – WiFi
    – Bluetooth
    – NFC
    – Fingerprint
    – Camera
    KNOWN ISSUES:
    – GPS works only on device mode
    – Some video codecs are not played properly

     

    Lineage OS 15 for Galaxy S6 Oreo 8.0

    REQUIRED LINKS AND FILES FOR LineageOS 15 for Galaxy S6 OREO CUSTOM ROM:

    Root binary is NOT inbuilt in Lineage OS 15, so you may need a separate SuperSu package or LineageOS su binary to install to gain ROOT access. Here is Lineage OS Rooting guide
    If there is no in-built ROOT or it does not work for some reason then you can try SuperSU rooting guide to enable ROOT access.

    HOW TO INSTALL/DOWNLOAD/FLASH/UPDATE Lineage OS 15 FOR Galaxy S6 OREO CUSTOM ROM:

    1. Follow this if you are flashing LineageOS 15 for Galaxy S6 for the first time, or coming from another ROM:

      Points to NOTE:
      – Try to avoid restoring apps backup using Titanium Backup. It may break things up.
      – Don’t restore system data using Titanium Backup! It will definitely break the current installation.
      – It is also discouraged to Restoring Apps + Data using Titanium Backup.

    2. Upgrading from earlier version of Lineage OS 15 for Galaxy S6 (zerofltexx):

    Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android Oreo 8.0 with Lineage OS 15 for Galaxy S6. After the installation of LineageOS 15 for Galaxy S6 you may want to enable ROOT access on your phone and here is how you can do that:
    How to Enable ROOT on LineageOS 15.
    Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Galaxy S6 LineageOS forum For other Android Oreo, Nougat ROMs, LineageOS 15 ROMs, other ROMs and all other device specific topics.

     

    If you have found any BUG or any issues with this ROM, then following is the development thread at XDA created by lukasb06.

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    #24847

    safwan al-najjar
    Participant

    all went okay till i am installing gapps i choosed gapps stock version now i see installation complete ! and a message to make google dialer as default but the progress bar down still moving but very slow and lagging a lot since more than 30 min ….
    how long should i wait ???
    then i tried another gapps based version it works good but google play and play services keep stoping and play store just stocking on checking information and nothing happening .
    best regards
    Galaxy s6 g920f

    #29700

    naga9542
    Participant

    can you make lineageos 14 or 15 for samsung a8 sm-a800f ??

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