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Maru project is supporting lineage OS
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don570


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PostPosted: Sat 23 Jun 2018, 12:45    Post subject:  

I noticed that the team doesn't have a samsung S9 to test.
They need volunteers.

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I do not have a s9 just the plus one , but they share same kernel and if s9+ works s9 must too , and maybe we get a user with a s9 to test the build

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PostPosted: Thu 19 Jul 2018, 20:03    Post subject:  

Update... Everything looking good. Note that HDMI not needed.

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Preetam

Jul 16


Just an update on progress:

On cm-14.1 (Android N) N5 works great and Georgian has confirmed HTC10 works as well. There are some really small polish issues left (e.g. there is still LineageOS update option under Settings that needs to be removed, etc.) but the system works and appears stable in my testing. Next steps are to get automated builds running and release official images for everyone to use.

Georgian has also done some work to support lineage-15.1 (Android 8 ) and I am getting an official manifest for us set up so we can build for newer devices like the S9. 15.1 is still under active development so we will try to use cm-14.1 for our official releases for now until everything is well settled on 15.1 or the hardware is new enough that it requires Android 8 as a minimum. There is one big issue for us left to fix which is moving the Maru Desktop dashboard under Settings to the new Android 8 settings architecture. I am working on this atm.

Both 14.1 and 15.1 support the virtual / wireless display patches and we are testing these as well which will enable Maru on all devices regardless of hardware HDMI out capabilities.
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PostPosted: Sat 28 Jul 2018, 16:44    Post subject:  

List of smartphones that support Lineage OS
https://wiki.lineageos.org/devices/

New on list --->

Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, or Pixel 2 XL
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PostPosted: Mon 30 Jul 2018, 19:15    Post subject:  

An explanation of Maru project
https://blog.maruos.com/2017/06/29/a-year-of-maru/
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PostPosted: Thu 02 Aug 2018, 20:44    Post subject:  

Here is competing technology from samsung DEX

https://www.androidcentral.com/how-use-samsung-dex-regular-usb-c-hub
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PostPosted: Wed 22 Aug 2018, 20:14    Post subject:  

The boys have solved a bug with connecting a keyboard and mouse !!

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Torreh

Aug 16


That's good to hear!
One more thing: Since the USB connection isn't used by the display, could I just connect a keyboard/mouse up via USB OTG?



Georgian Chituc

Aug 17


yes , of course, just try it



Preetam

Aug 17


On Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 8:41:35 PM UTC-4, Torreh wrote:
One more thing: Since the USB connection isn't used by the display, could I just connect a keyboard/mouse up via USB OTG?

It should work but I think there is a known bug where your USB-OTG mouse and keyboard events will also show up on the Android side (e.g. clicking your mouse will click on both Android and Maru Desktop). Maru was initially designed to only work with BT access before the virtual / wireless display stuff was developed and it hasn't been updated yet. It should be good enough to play around with but may be slightly annoying until we fix the duplicate events.



Georgian Chituc

Aug 17


My los 14.1 patches include code that , if maru desktop is started before you to attach a USB or Bluetooth keyboard/mouse , it will not show in android . If maru desktop is not started when you attach the mouse it will show in android

Aug 20

Preetam Oh ok cool. Can you send a PR for this? Would be great to merge it to the main project.



Georgian Chituc

Aug 20


Oke , I did a PR for this . The things are simple , it just search if mclient is running and if is running it do not add mouse and keyboard to android , just to linux . If mclient is not running (Desktop not started ) it add mouse and keyboard to Android . Code is not complicated ,and I just managed to depend on his logic cause when I do not start Dekstop I 'm still able to use the mouse and keyboard inside Android Very Happy
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PostPosted: Thu 23 Aug 2018, 05:20    Post subject:  

Good to see progress.

In previous testing, I used a bluetooth mouse and keyboard.

It is good that Maruos is progressing, as I think it is a more logical solution to integrating phone with desktop usage, than, say the way the Libre 5 phone is doing it.

There is clean separation, keep each app for what it is good at, phone, or desktop.

Also, the progress with Lineage OS is great, Maru is likely to become a lot more popular now that it runs on more hardware.

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PostPosted: Sat 08 Sep 2018, 14:54    Post subject:  

Another bug is fixed.
https://github.com/maruos/blueprints/commit/546057ffb2aff05ef6c05accd760cfcc373decde

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Coldplug input devices only

This fixes the issue on bullhead where you couldn't switch on Bluetooth devices after
turning them off when the desktop was running.
Having udev coldplug all devices as usual can cause failures to control them
# correctly from Android, e.g. Bluetooth may fail to toggle on certain
# hardware. To prevent this, override the default coldplug behavior to only
# coldplug devices within the input subsystem.
#
# Note that completely masking the coldplug service--or even dropping udev
# itself--is not an option because we still need the coldplug for input
# devices. This ensures that the desktop automatically picks up input devices
# that were paired prior to desktop boot.
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PostPosted: Tue 18 Sep 2018, 20:03    Post subject: move to debian 9  

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Debian 9 / Stretch Support
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Preetam

4:44 PM (3 hours ago)


Hello all,

Happy to say that the patches for moving Maru from Debian 8 / jessie to Debian 9 / stretch just went in! That makes stretch the default image for Maru Desktop going forward. This brings a huge amount of software updates to Maru Desktop--you can see them all in the official stretch release notes.

Note that these changes are backwards-compatible, so you can still build jessie containers by passing "-r jessie" as a plugin arg to the build script, e.g.:

blueprints$ ./build.sh -- -r jessie

One caveat for those of you who use the official maruos-devbox Docker image for development: you won't be able to build stretch containers within maruos-devbox because it's based on Ubuntu 14.04, and the debootstrap package is too old to support stretch. I recommend that you use the Dockerfile shipped with the blueprints repo itself to do the building since it is always up-to-date.

Next up, I will be working on (finally) getting the first official builds up for Maru 0.6, which will include the work in these patches.

Let me know how these new images go in your builds and definitely do let me know if you experience any issues upgrading so we can get 'em fixed ASAP.
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PostPosted: Wed 19 Sep 2018, 19:33    Post subject:  

Video showing Lineage OS and maru OS
using LG G4 phone using bluetooth keyboard.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9dRi_K9gXs
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