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UNOFFICIAL CM9 with working camera

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OP Dorregaray

Dorregaray

Super User

Posted 25 September 2012 - 09:27 AM #1

CM9 with working camera



Download link:
Starting from 20121217 official nightly there's no need to install any patches - all is included.

Camera controls & rotation fix for official nightly since 20121209-20121216:
http://goo.im/devs/D...-camera-fix.zip

Camera update for official nightly since 20121118 - 20121202:
Preview15: http://goo.im/devs/D...or-official.zip

If you like my works you can donate me

What is working:
- preview
- taking pictures
- video recording
- Skype

Known issues:
- preview aspect ratio


Reporting issues:
- if you're running nightly older than 20121118 upgrade it to the latest one
- don't report issues with apps other than stock Camera and Skype
- yes, I know, the preview aspect ratio is wrong
- provide the date of the nightly you are using
- provide information if camera works under Web-OS
- please provide the system log (logcat) from system start and camera app start


Changelog:
preview1
first release, taking pictures work, skype does not work, reboot required after closing the camera app to be able to take pictures again, blue screen

preview2
skype works, no reboot required after closing camera app, blue screen, regression stock camera app may not take pictures

preview3
fixed stock camera app in preview2

preview4
stock camera app controls fixed, broken skype

preview5
fixed skype in preview4

preview6
working video recording

preview7
added EXIF tag with date & time to the pictures
updated audio & video drivers, updated nfs kernel modules,
added touch pressure patch and magnetometer fix

preview8
rotation fixed in stock Camera app

preview9
recording resolution is 640x480 now

preview10
libcamera from source

preview11
no more 3:1 memory split, update for official nightly

preview12
no more blue screen

preview13
potential segfaults fixed

preview15
freeze & reboot issue fixed

Sources repository:
ICS camera wrapper: https://github.com/D...garay/camerahal
kernel: https://github.com/D...rnel-tenderloin
CM9 patch scripts: https://github.com/D...in-camera-build

Edited by Dorregaray, 17 December 2012 - 01:04 PM.

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OP Dorregaray

Dorregaray

Super User

Posted 25 September 2012 - 09:29 AM #2

3rd Party compatibility (alphabetical order):

Camera MX - rotated preview
Camera ZOOM MX - rotated preview
Cartoon Camera - rotated preview
Google Hangouts - working
ICS Camera - rotated preview (until first picture)
Line Camera - rotated preview
LOMO Camera - not working
Magic Hour Free - not working
Nemus Camera - rotated preview
Paper Camera - rotated preview
Pudding Camera - rotated preview
Skype - working
uCam Ultra Camera - video recording crashes

Edited by Dorregaray, 05 November 2012 - 06:04 AM.

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shezar

shezar

Member

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 09:41 AM #3

This is very nice work, I respect you for that. Unfortunately I have no means to test this as I need jellybean for my keyboard to work properly but its still great progress.
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Stoned99

Stoned99

Android Beginner

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 09:43 AM #4

That's some great news. Will install it when I get back home. Great job Dorregaray. Keep up the good work!
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chrislewis915

chrislewis915

Android Beginner

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 09:46 AM #5

I just registered to say Thanks for this!

I travel alot with work and have to reboot to WebOS to skype my girlfriend. The end is in sight!

Do you have a donation link?

Chris
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OP Dorregaray

Dorregaray

Super User

Posted 25 September 2012 - 09:53 AM #6

Do you have a donation link?

Yes: http://www.paypal.co...d=BPXX5CHKBL2HW
There's still much work to do but we're much closer to have it fully working than before.

Edited by Dorregaray, 25 September 2012 - 09:54 AM.

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chrislewis915

chrislewis915

Android Beginner

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 10:07 AM #7

Yes: http://www.paypal.co...d=BPXX5CHKBL2HW
There's still much work to do but we're much closer to have it fully working than before.


Excellent I'm a bit short of funds for a week or two but a few dollars are definitely incoming

Chris

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danakajoel

danakajoel

Android Beginner

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 10:29 AM #8

A big thanks for getting this working, it's been a tough nut to crack!!!
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makonaima

makonaima

Supporting Member

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 10:39 AM #9

Dorregaray: Much respect for your skill, diligence and patience. You ROCK
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kaede

kaede

Android Apprentice

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 10:48 AM #10

damn youuu. finally made it. hahahha. congratzzzzz. respectttt
this is one big step for a fully working camera. which came from the closed source.

Edited by kaede, 25 September 2012 - 10:49 AM.

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