Motorola Moto G 2015 (motorola-osprey)
Moto G 2015
|Name||Moto G 2015|
|Original software||Android 5.1.1|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Unixbench Whet/Dhry score||902.7|
|This device is based on the Snapdragon 410.|
See the SoC page for common tips, guides and troubleshooting steps
How to enter flash mode
Power off the device, hold down theand the key for 1-2 seconds. Some devices you may need to hold down the and the key instead.
Follow the Installation_guide.
Download lk2nd from https://github.com/msm8916-mainline/lk2nd and flash it to the device. Make sure lk2nd is active before flashing postmarketos kernel.
Note: currently installation (on a 1GB/8GB XT1540, at least) fails. Flashing to userdata fails on first boot with a "Rootfs not found" splash screen (immediately after a rapid [~1sec] "Resizing file system..." splash). This apparently is due to silent failure of the resizing operation. Power cycling may successfully boot to a working system, but with critically limited rootfs space (check filesystem size with
Sideloading a recovery zip also fails; pmos.log shows:
+ chroot /tmp/postmarketos/chroot /bin/busybox --install /bin chroot: can't execute '/bin/busybox': No such file or directory
Last known working install with this particular device was with kernel 5.17.
The following user interfaces run on the device:
- Brightness slider doesn't work
- Bluetooth paring and audio works but file transfers fail
- Password entry pad occasionally becomes unresponsive
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