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Comment Meanwhile at Samsung (Score 1) 65

Newer Samsung phones are DROPPING any IPv6 packet (not just RAs) as soon as the screen is off. (this is in the WiFi firmware so even 3rd party roms like CyanogenMod are affected).
So anything that is connected via IPv6 will be disconnected.

See this thread (the title is about ICMPv6 but later it clarifies that newer phones drop ALL IPv6 traffic):

Even if they do that to save battery, there are better ways to do this and it should be configurable.

Please help and raise a stink with Samsung over this!

Comment Re:Ask yourselves these questions... apk (Score 0) 198

APK P.S.=> AdBlock does FAR less than hosts do & FAR less efficiently - hosts by way of comparison, do MORE w/ less + Hosts start w/ the IP stack before REDUNDANT inefficient addons BEGIN to operate (as 1st resolver queried): AdBlock's 4++gb & 100% CPU usage flooring inefficiency -> + ClarityRay defeats it + it 'souled-out' & is crippled by default paid off to not do its job & ABP too


Did the timecube guy go into the ad block business or did you just hire him for marketing?

Even spam mails I get regarding viagra have a more sophisticated and yet simple language.

Comment Re:Yes meanwhile.. (Score 1) 167

That's pure BS.

You mean it is pure coincidence that all the components that get pushed into the play services app are now closed source? (keyboard, location service etc. etc.)

How would it affect updatability to keep those components open source?

There is a reason to move these apps away from the "core" android:

Comment Re:Ditch ChromeOS, focus on Android (Score 1) 183

Are you joking?

If I have an IPv6 only internal network (not really exotic) I shouldn't be required to set up an IPv4 nameserver and DHCP server etc.etc. just for android.

Also your examples of NETBIOS and IPX are backwards. This is more like having to use a NETBIOS server in order to use IPv4... which would be equally stupid to having to use an IPv4 server in order to use IPv6.

Comment Re:Ditch ChromeOS, focus on Android (Score 2) 183

I wonder if Android can at least do IPv6 correctly now. At the moment you can only use IPv6 in combination with an IPv4 DNS server (which has to be assgined using DHCP (IPv4). (RDNSS value from IPv6 is not used and you can't even specify IPv6 namservers manually for WiFi, thus a pure IPv6 environment is not possible)

Comment And again... (Score 1) 172

Another release, another time when their own FTP server is the LAST place to get the release.

Last time it took around a week until the Android version (30) was available here, where previously that was the first place to find it.

What's next, changelog on twitter only?

Comment Re:MultiLing (Score 1) 191

That is strange, for me the only permissions it requires are vibration and dictionary access.
Where did you check the permissions?
Go to Settings -> Apps - > Multiling O Keyboard then scroll down to see the permissions. (Those are the ones that the app requests, not the ones it shows at App ops)
Maybe the App ops is showing something that it wouldn't have access anyways..

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