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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
 

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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
 

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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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GRATULACJE!!! Can't wait to test it...
 

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Lalalalala love this shit hopefully a complete 100% working Rom on the way
Wondering if there is anyway I can incorporate this fix inside of the aokp /cm9 remix from 9/24

If anyone has an idea throw them out to me

Btw flashed and loveit

Sent from my aokp_tenderloin using Tapatalk 2
 

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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.
Flashed it. Worked like a charm. The precautions in the OP are on point, so it didn't behave in an unexpected way - i.e. I had to reboot to get back into the camera. All that said it felt GREAT to finally be able to take a photo with our little orphan child. Photo quality is great as well. Even though I didn't do any of the work on this I'm wearing a stupid, "I told you so" grin. Gotta say it again - the developers, who do this in their spare time, and unpaid, are simply superb!!! Thanks guys.
 

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congratulations are in order dorregaray! I have been feeling your pain as I've been keeping an
eye on your progress . it's been a long hard road, but you stuck with it, and now all of our lives will be complete because of your unstoppable awesomeness!
 

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Ok, gave it a shot..

It does work as Mr. D said.. but it will now work after you exit app.

I tried the kill app, force close, etc.. NG.

After reboot, I got BSD 2 times, in recovery now.. But It sure does work... Great Job Mr. D!
 
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