Android "Insufficient storage available"

16.03.2014
by Esa Turtiainen
tags: Android cyanogenmod

I am using CyanogenMod 10.2. (Android 4.3.1) in my Galaxy S3. Now a dozen of applications fail to update. They try again and again but the result is always "Insufficient storage available".

Some of the problematic applications were major, like Google Chrome, Netflix and Lync.

It starts ...

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Modem manager disturbs adb

13.08.2013
by Esa Turtiainen
tags: Android

I updated an old Galaxy S (the old original i9000) to CyanogenMod 10.1 (Android 4.2.2) which, by the way, works excellently in this old smartphone.

However, when uploading the update file cm-.zip with adb push, I always got an error:

adb protocol fault (no status)

When ...

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Rooting Galaxy S3 in Ubuntu

09.07.2013
by Esa Turtiainen
tags: Android

It is pretty frustrating to try to find instructions to root Samsung Galaxy S3. There are many versions, many flash partitions to consider and especially the operation in Windows is complex due to excess legacy stuff.

In Ubuntu it is simple.

  1. Find CF-Root-SGS3-v6.4.zip

Use Google ...

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Linux Bittorrent server with Android

13.09.2012
by Esa Turtiainen
tags: Android Bittorrent

I rarely need p2p files. However, I am very curious to follow how the system develops.

I wanted to try this scenario: I control the bittorrent server with my Android telephone. The server is running in my Linux cloud server. When the server has downloaded the file, I can download ...

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