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This is the home of all upcoming and recent changes to the Omni repositories.

December 2013

Android 4.4:

  • 29 December

This developer notification is directed to the maintainers of all Qcom devices using caf branches. It is proposed that this patch will be merged into media-caf, thus bringing omni's media-caf in line with upstream caf's source.

In order for this change to be merged, all relevant devices (ie. QCom devices using code-aurora-forum branches) are requested to adopt a patch similar to this one in their kernel, which will make it compatible with the caf change.

Comments and review may, as always, be posted in the appropriate Gerrit code review discussion. Device maintainers are requested to comment or +1 the change to indicate their device(s) are ready, or comment to indicate their status. We propose to merge this change in mid-January, or earlier depending upon the status of affected devices.

November 2013

Android 4.4:

  • Work on Android 4.4 KitKat begins [1]

Android 4.3:

  • [2] is merged - this breaks any device which does not include TWRP flags in the device repositories but allows recoveries to now be built with userdebug