[ROM] [UNOFFICIAL] CyanogenMod 11 for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

DISCLAIMER: This is a CUSTOM' ROM! Use at YOUR OWN RISK!!! By using this ROM, you understand that that I am not liable for any or all consequences of using this ROM. If you don't know what you're doing, DON'T TRY IT. Use at your own risk!

Here ya go folks, CyanogenMod 11 for the Galaxy Nexus (maguro)!!! Well, let's be honest, unless you're living under a rock, you probably know what Android 4.4 (kitkat) is. Furthermore, you should know what the CyanogenMod project is. However, if a rock is really your home and you'd like to learn more, please visit their site: CyanogenMod | Android Community Rom based on KitKat.

Version: 20131215
Developer: PlayfulGod
Description: CyanogenMod 11 for Samsung Galaxy Nexus
Source: Everything from CM Repos now.
Status: Stable

CyanogenMod 11

What is this?

This is a build of the popular CyanogenMod 11 for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. This is built from source.

People to Thank

  • cyanogen - For starting this thing and keeping it going!!!
  • CyanogenMod - Do I need to state why we owe thanks to these guys?
  • koush - for his wonderful recovery.
  • dhacker29 - for all he did behind the scenes to get CM11 on the GNexus!!
  • @SlimRom - for their tuna device and vendor repos.
  • Guys on freenode #cyanogenmod-dev, #koush, & #oudhitsquad for their assistance and advice.
  • @Suxsem - for code fixes.
  • @AbhishekS - for helping with code fixes.

Whats Working??
  • Everything it seems

Whats Not Working??
  • google restore is not working - think its a google issue
  • camera panorama, needs the 1205 gapps I posted to work, still no preview while taking shoots tho.
  • graphic glitch (during screenshot animation, taken image is fine though!!!)
  • Minor bug in viewing images in the camera app then tapping the gallery icon in the top left corner deleting the viewed image.

  • 11.13.2013
  • Initial Build

  • resynced with cm repos
  • added torch back
  • merged SlimRoms device tuna with CMs

  • Using all CM Repos
  • sync's with CM Repos
  • Gmail/G Search FC's fixed

  • Synced with CM repos

  • Synced with CM repos
  • cherry-picked gpu: Refactor GpuMemoryBuffer framework for multi-process support from gerrit. Fixes webview glitches.

  • Synced with CM Repos
  • Quick Launch & Tiles merged (CM)
  • Various other backend changes merged (CM)

  • Sync with CM Repos
  • The Return of Cid!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Synced with CM Repos
  • Cherry-picked pending merges for CMWallpapers
  • Cherry-picked pending merges for Dialer... yes 4.4 icons.

  • Synced with CM Repos
  • Cherry-picked fixes for rotation glitch
  • Enabled modules in the kernel (was only missing one of the 3 settings)

  • Sync'd with CM Repos

  • Synced with CM Repos.
  • applied patch to fix screenrecord (submitted to gerrit also).
  • applied another flag for the gfx glitches, hopefully improves the lag some experience.
  • Toroplus Only - applied Sprint test APNs to fix data issues (also submitted to gerrit).
  • 12.03.2013
  • Synced with CM Repos
  • Battery mods, Power Menu, & Extended Desktop merged (CM)

  • Synced with CM Repos

  • Synced with CM Repos
  • Fixed GoogleBackup - Reverted merge from AOSP. - issues is/was with gapps (yes most of the packages out have old/bad core files)

  • Synced with CM Repos (4.4.1)

  • synced with CM Repos
  • Applied a improper fix for the screenshot glitch (Will be done properly in due time. )

  • synced with CM Repos
  • Applied a fix for the screenshot glitch (submitted to gerrit) - actual code fixes thanks to Suxsem & AbhishekS

  • Synced with CM Repos (4.4.2)

  • Synced with CM Repos

  • Synced with CM Repos

How do I install this?

NOTE: Need to be on the latest version of CWM or TWRP Recovery.
  1. Download the .zip & copy to phone (make sure wifi is enabled if dl'd from phone).
  2. Zip can be installed from either sdcard or with sideload (No need to copy zip to phone if using sideload, see instructions for sideload below).
  4. DO A FACTORY RESET!!! - this will wipe data & cache!
  5. Go to install zip from sdcard
  6. Choose zip from sdcard
  7. Select cm-11-xxxxxxxxxx-UNOFFICIAL-maguro.zip
  8. Confirm
  9. Repeat Steps 5 -8 for gapps
  10. Reboot

If using sideload:
  1. Download zip on PC
  2. Connect to PC via USB (make sure to have USB drivers if using Windows)
  3. Open a terminal or cmd window and type:
    adb sideload cm-11-xxxxxxxx-UNOFFICIAL-maguro.zip
  4. Repeat for Gapps.
  5. Reboot


Official Nightlies - Also can be installed via the cmupdater in Settings > CyanogenMod updates.
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XDA:DevDB Information
[ROM] [UNOFFICIAL] CyanogenMod 11 for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, a ROM for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

ROM Firmware Required: Latest CWMR or TWRP installed
Based On: CyanogenMod

Version Information
Status: Stable
Current Stable Version: 12152013
Stable Release Date: 2013-12-15
Current Beta Version: 12172013
Beta Release Date: 2013-11-17

Created 2013-11-21
Last Updated 2013-12-15
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