Monthly Archives: February 2017

Getting BLN to work with CyanogenMod / LineageOS

“Backlight Notification” is a great feature of some Android Linux kernels, that allows to use the backlight of the “Menu” and “Back” buttons to signal pending notifications for phones that don’t have a dedicated notification LED. There is an app … Continue reading

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Groovy: StreamException: Cannot create XmlPullParser

If you get this error message, you might want to remove “xmlpull-1.1.3.1.jar” and “xstream-1.4.7.jar” from GROOVY_HOME/lib as a workaround. These libraries provided with Groovy seem to conflict with the ones used by the application. I didn’t notice any side effect … Continue reading

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