• Announcements

    • Reminder - MoDaCo position on illegal content   07/30/15

      ILLEGAL CONTENT I'd like to just reaffirm MoDaCo's position regarding piracy and illegal content in the light of some recent questions / postings. Posts will be censored by myself or my moderation team if the contain or link to: Illegal / pirated / cracked software or sites that host such software Nintendo emulators / ROMs or sites hosting them (in light of Nintendo's legal stance) CUSTOM ROMS You may discuss and post links to custom device ROMs on MoDaCo, provided the following rules are adhered to: ROMs must not contain any illegal 3rd party software (this includes trial versions included without permission) ROMs must give full credit to the original author ISSUES If you have any issues with this policy, please contact PaulOBrien directly via PM.
    • Reminder: Selling items on the forum directly is not allowed   07/30/15

      Please note that selling items on the forum directly is not allowed by the forum rules. There is a forum for eBay auctions whereby you can list the items on eBay and link to them there. This is the ONLY forum for this type of activity. You may also advertise links to the eBay forum in your signature. Please note that selling directly in contravention of these rules will result in a warning / suspension / ban.

Storage descriptions & respective values in CM11 Nightly builds - SD Card vs. Internal.

3 posts in this topic

I've done a general web search for this and found nothing documented.  Therefore, felt I should register to confirm whether anyone's aware of this or might just be on my phone.  Firstly, rooted the Y300 this week, and loaded the last Nightly CM10 version to test - all seemed fine, so updated it with CM11 dated 16/05/2014.- generally, all is OK with this as well.


However, I notice in Settings - Storage, under the 2nd sub-heading "SD Card" it's in fact showing my values for the Internal Storage, and under the 3rd sub-heading, "Internal Storage", just below "Total space" shows my SD Card values.  Note that this is when "Use external SD as primary" (at the top of the screen) is ticked / checked.  Does anyone else, or the Devs. notice the same?


Is this a known issue, as it caused me quite a bit of confusion at first - {initially I'd thought that TWRP or CM had done something like auto. partition part of my SD Card during the root process}.  If I'm correct, I presume that theoretically, all that's needed is for the headings to be swopped around by whoever does the Nightly builds ?  I don't think this is specifically a KitKat problem, as I recall finding similar discrepancies when I loaded CM10 approx. 18 hours before (version 4.3.1 to test).


Then, if I untick / uncheck "Use external SD as primary" & reboot again, the Storage values are all aligned correctly with their respective headings, but in Settings- Apps, if you scroll across to "On SD Card", at the bottom of screen under "SD card storage", those values are clearly for the Internal Storage, not for a much larger SD storage capacity.


I wonder if others of you could check these things, and comment if you agree / disagree.  

I'd find it hard to believe I'm the only one experiencing these differences. (unless there's something wrong with the way in which these ROMs loaded, but I did clear cache / wipe Dalvik before doing a .zip install of CM10, and an OTA one of CM11).


Furthermore, if other users / developers are finding the same issues, can these descriptions be amended to agree to the exact values in each of the 2 scenarios (above), in a future Nightly build ?


I look forward to any meaningful comments / feedback on this ... 


Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

It's exactly the same for me on CM 11 Nightly 20140515


Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

@DoMaCo - thanks for confirming.


I presume all that's needed is a change in labelling by the Dev./s

Sending a PM to @Dazzozo , but if the Moderator/s are aware of how to fast-track these changes, it would be appreciated !



Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

MoDaCo is part of the MoDaCo.network, © Paul O'Brien 2002-2015. MoDaCo uses IntelliTxt technology.