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 5 years ago '04        #1
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HP Touchpad Hacks / jailbreak / Customization Info
 

 

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Disclaimer: Do at your own risk.


DO FIRST

Launcher -> Settings -> Software Update

Make sure you are on 3.0.2 before continuing.



Root the device and install Preware


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 http://beat-box.com/?url= .. -touchpad.html




Overclocking

(this may be out of date...i did this personally a week ago) in order to overclock it, open preware, click on the top left part that says preware with the little arrow, then go to manage feeds and add the following feeds: (name it whatever you want, leave is compressed for both)

ipkg.preware.org/feeds/webos-kernels/testing/3.0.2

ipkg.preware.org/feeds/webos-interals/testing/armv7/

update the feeds and it should show you a ton of stuff. start by finding and downloading govnah (manages overclocking and temp etc). if you did it right so far, it should be v1.0.5
after that you can download warthogkernel, or uberkernel. I use uberkernel. after you download it, when it restarts, you can open govnah and set the profile to ondemandtcl 1512.




Speed Fixes / Patches

1) Start the Phone app on the TouchPad, dial ##LOGS#, clear logs and set to minimal logging.

2) Fire up Preware, navigate to Available Other > All and install EOM Overlord Monitoring. This k!lls the processes that uploads log files to Palm. This also saves on unnecessary bandwidth being consumed without your knowledge.

3) Patches

* Make It So (of course, you need this patch)
* Muffle System Logging
* Remove Dropped Packet Logging
* Unset CFQ IO Scheduler
* Unthrottle Download Manager
* Quiet powerd Messages
* Faster Card Animations HYPER Version
* Increase Touch Sensitivity And Smoothness 10 (this is the 10px version)

4) For extra points, also install the following patches

* Max Blocker (ad and analytics cookies blocker)
* Private Browsing

5) Lastly, browse to OpenSearch Entries and add a secure search engine to use instead.


Other sh*t
Ubuntu:
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 UbuntuChroot - WebOS Internals

Check other patches for stuff like louder speakers, no ripple on tap

Apps like Save / Restore can back your sh*t up
Jstop frees memory, you can set it for every 5mins.


Last edited by DJ Maximum; 09-28-2011 at 01:20 AM..

1239 comments for "HP Touchpad Hacks / jailbreak / Customization Info"

 5 years ago '05        #2
Chopzilla 185 heat pts185
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Why did I pick the free 5-6 day shipping

I wanna start moddin this bi*ch already
 5 years ago '04        #3
StuNNa 235 heat pts235
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inb4ibrickedmysh*t
 5 years ago '06        #4
layzie8171 42 heat pts42
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bout to do it. good looks
 5 years ago '04        #5
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 stunna2004 said:
inb4ibrickedmysh*t
if you "brick" your sh*t...you can get webos doctor and plug the tp into usb while holding the volume button up. it will go into usb mode and you can use webos doctor to fix it right up.
 5 years ago '09        #6
mtva24 217 heat pts217
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 Chopzilla said:
Why did I pick the free 5-6 day shipping

I wanna start moddin this bi*ch already
^^^I'm not gonna see mine til Weds-Friday
 5 years ago '08        #7
Dangerously 216 heat pts216
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 Chopzilla said:
Why did I pick the free 5-6 day shipping

I wanna start moddin this bi*ch already
 mtva24 said:
^^^I'm not gonna see this til Thurs/Fridy

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YOU SHOULD BE BOOIN' YA'SELVES
 5 years ago '04        #8
Scoop 9 heat pts
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should have this stickied or "official webos thread" for now, cuz its gonna get lost in the fray by the time people get their sh*t
 5 years ago '06        #9
King Allister 36 heat pts36
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Advanced Reset Options;
Just Charge By Default
 08-21-2011, 12:37 AM         #10
Krazy K 
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at this thread. An unbrickable product? The possibilities are endless

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YOU SHOULD BE BOOIN' YA'SELVES
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 5 years ago '06        #11
King Allister 36 heat pts36
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i just want touch osc on this; and im set
 5 years ago '09        #12
mtva24 217 heat pts217
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 Dangerously said:

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YOU SHOULD BE BOOIN' YA'SELVES
 5 years ago '05        #13
Rockobox 76 heat pts76
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I really wanna see how them xda n*ggas do with that Android port
 5 years ago '04        #14
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i expect a while before its working right personally
 5 years ago '04        #15
HotBYoungTurk 12 heat pts12
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i'm waiting.. never rooted/bricked anything before.. but this webOS is trash.
 5 years ago '04        #16
SpittN4Cash 12 heat pts12
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ill be returning to this thread on thursday
 5 years ago '04        #17
Zab_JudahX 5 heat pts
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Store opens in 15 minutes and best buy hasnt confirmed my pickup yet

 5 years ago '06        #18
King Allister 36 heat pts36
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 HotBYoungTurk said:
i'm waiting.. never rooted/bricked anything before.. but this webOS is trash.
this sh*t runs smoother then a ipad2.
 5 years ago '06        #19
King Allister 36 heat pts36
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 Rockobox said:
I really wanna see how them xda n*ggas do with that Android port
they got ubuntu on this sh*t; should be fairly easy; its not like they gotta make sure phone calls dont drop and etc


on that note; im bout to ubuntu this sh*t
 5 years ago '06        #20
01seay 81 heat pts81
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Just got my Touchpad....about to test all of this stuff out.
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