[LINEAGEOS] Lineage OS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus

  

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    shibaa987
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    Android Nougat 7.1 based Lineage OS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus has now arrived via an UNOFFICIAL build. This post provides you the Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus LineageOS 14.1 download link guides through how to install the Lineage OS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus.

    This Lineage OS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus is brought to you by developer JonnyTech.

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    If you want the OFFICIAL Lineage OS 14.1 update for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus or Android Nougat ROMs for other devices then stay tuned to the LineageOS 14.1 ROMs list. For Android OREO based ROMs, stay tuned to the LineageOS 15 page or LineageOS 15.1 or the AOSP Android Oreo ROMs devices list page.

    DISCLAIMER:
    THIS IS AN INITIAL BUILD WHICH MAY HAVE MANY BUGS. HAVE A BACKUP BEFORE FLASHING THIS AND TRY AT YOUR OWN RISK. Installing a custom ROM on a Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus requires an unlocked bootloader on Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus, 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 Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus LineageOS 14.1 Nougat 7.1 ROM Download:

    WHAT’S WORKING:
    – Unknown
    KNOWN ISSUES:
    – Unknown

     

    Lineage OS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus

    REQUIRED LINKS AND FILES FOR THIS Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus LINEAGEOS 14.1 ANDROID NOUGAT CUSTOM ROM INSTALLATION:

    Root binary is NOT inbuilt in Lineage OS ROM, so you may need a separate SuperSu package or LineageOS su binary to install to gain ROOT access. Here is LineageOS 14.1 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 THE Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus TO THE LINEAGE OS 14.1 BASED ANDROID NOUGAT ROM:

    1. Follow this if you are flashing LineageOS 14.1 on the Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus (porridge) 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.

      • Download and Copy the GApps and the Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus LineageOS 14.1 ROM ZIP to your phone.
      • Boot into Recovery.
        Make sure to have a Custom recovery like CWM or TWRP or any other custom recovery. If not then download the recovery for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus from above link and follow the Custom Recovery Installation Guide (it’s a generic guide which will work for TWRP as well as CWM recovery or any other recovery)
      • Wipe data factory reset, Cache partition, Dalvik Cache and Format the System partition.
        – Here is a guide explaining how to wipe data using TWRP recovery.

        This will delete all your data on your phone. You may consider complete backup of your phone data or take a NANDROID backup of the current ROM
        How to backup all data on your Android Device
        how to take NANDROID backup using TWRP recovery

      • First flash the Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus Lineage OS 14.1 ROM ZIP from device. Then flash the GApps zip from your device memory.
        – Here is a post explaining how to install Lineage OS
      • Then reboot into recovery (don’t skip this) and flash the Gapps for LineageOS 14.1 package.
        – Here is a post explaining how to flash GApps using TWRP recovery.
      • Reboot and Enjoy Android Nougat with LineageOS 14.1 ROM on Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus.
    2. Upgrading from earlier version of Lineage OS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus:

    Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android Nougat 7.1 with Lineage OS on the Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus. After the installing LineageOS 14.1 for Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus, you may want to enable ROOT access on your phone and here is how you can do that:
    How to Enable ROOT on LineageOS 14.1.

    Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Wileyfox Spark and Spark Plus (porridge) forum For other LineageOS 15.1 Android Oreo, Nougat ROMs, LineageOS 14.1 ROMs, other custom ROMs and all other device specific topics.

     

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    JonnyTech
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    Note: the ROM is the work of vladimirs77, just deodexed by me. Please see the linked forum for details.

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