It is the radio interface layer. Simply put, it works between the ROM and the hardware kind of like drivers on a pc. There is more involved, but this will give you a general idea at leastmfk dgaf said:What exactly is an RIL. and what does RIL stand for? I came from having a G1 and a Nexus 1 and cuz those were true AOSP I've never heard of this term before.
Cm7 team writes their own ril. The HTC one is built for sense framework and will not work for aosp. I suppose the source might be of some use as a reference, but I don't think it would make things go much faster. Probably not worth it.Brian said:Has anybody tried to put pressure on HTC? It worked wonders for unlocked bootloaders (which I am still amazed about...). Most of doubted that they would unlock bootloaders, but they are! Couldn't hurt right?