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This user has ported 1 devices to postmarketOS.


This user's main device is a Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite (xiaomi-platina).

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- Discord: shadowsvanish#6437

- Telegram: @shadowsvanish

Devices that I own

Device Status Notes
Xiaomi Redmi 4X Working Running PostmarketOS, trying to continue mainlining.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite Working Running LineageOS, daily driver.

Main Computer

Parts Components
CPU AMD Athlon 3000G 3.5 GHz
RAM Teamgroup 2 x 8GB DDR4 3200MHz
Storage Samsung EVO 860 SSD 500GB and Kingston A2000 NVMe 500GB
Motherboard ASUS PRIME B450M-II
OS Arch Linux

Mainlining status of Sony Mango

  • Unbrick from bootloop (success)
  • Get all the kernel sources (success)
  • Get an useful toolchain (success)
  • Test the kernel on android (success)
  • Setup PMOS on Arch Linux (success)
  • Get the kernel compiled with the builtin toolchain (I used GCC4) (success)
  • Install into main flash (failed: image too big on both system and userdata, maybe a repartition could solve this?)
  • Boot PMOS from main flash (failed)
  • Install into sdcard (success)
  • Boot PMOS from main flash (success: the splash screen appeared)
  • Get an TTY Console (failed)
  • Show something to screen apart from splash screen (success: at least it do something "cat /dev/random > /dev/fb0")
  • Get weston running (success: it run weston after some debugging and fixes @pbgapski workaround)
  • The screen is red! How to solve this (success: device and kernel configs)
  • Write the wiki page and clean up everything to made an pull request. (success)
  • Charging mode is broken (RIP)