SGS kernel flasher

SGS kernel flasher


This app can flash a kernel within android on Samsung Galaxy S phones, e.g.: i9000, Captivate, Fascinate, and Vibrant.

== This application *requires* root / su. ==

Features:
* backup kernel image as update.zip (for recovery)
* flash kernel from zImage, any .tar or .zip that contains a zImage
* reboot

backup kernel: creates an update.zip (for recovery) containing a backup of the current kernel with time and date in /sdcard/sgs-kernel-flasher/backup/
choose kernel: choose kernel image (mostly named zImage) or any .tar or .zip that contains a zImage
flash kernel: flashes the kernel
reboot: reboot the phone

DISCLAIMER:
I am not responsible for any damage to your phone that may be caused by usage of this app or by deficient kernel images.


Please do NOT use the comments in the market for bug reports/feature requests or any other support requests.
Please contact me by e-mail or at xda-forum - thank you.

Recent changes:
added: improved log view
added: improved file chooser
added/fixed:landscape layout
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4.5
User ratings
1239
Installs
100,000+
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File size
236 kb
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About SGS kernel flasher
This app can flash a kernel within android on Samsung Galaxy S phones, e.g.: i9000, Captivate, Fascinate, and Vibrant.

== This application *requires* root / su. ==

Features:
* backup kernel image as update.zip (for recovery)
* flash kernel from zImage, any .tar or .zip that contains a zImage
* reboot

backup kernel: creates an update.zip (for recovery) containing a backup of the current kernel with time and date in /sdcard/sgs-kernel-flasher/backup/
choose kernel: choose kernel image (mostly named zImage) or any .tar or .zip that contains a zImage
flash kernel: flashes the kernel
reboot: reboot the phone

DISCLAIMER:
I am not responsible for any damage to your phone that may be caused by usage of this app or by deficient kernel images.


Please do NOT use the comments in the market for bug reports/feature requests or any other support requests.
Please contact me by e-mail or at xda-forum - thank you.

Recent changes:
added: improved log view
added: improved file chooser
added/fixed:landscape layout

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User reviews of SGS kernel flasher
today I went into a deadend with kernel misbehaving and this application saved my life by backing a kernel from similar phone and transferring it into mine, chose restore and here I was back to normal! 10x!
Dec 18, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
6 days ago
Device not accepted My device karbonn a5* please create an kernel image for it i want to use ram expander in my stock kernel but it does not support it
A Google User
Jun 12, 2014
unsupported flash type. Nice app but only for older phone only I guess.
A Google User
May 1, 2014
Sorry Didnt work on moto g
A Google User
Apr 12, 2014
Great app!
A Google User
Mar 6, 2014
Great This tool is Verry usefull for me <3