Known Issues on Android Q

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Desmanto
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Re: Known Issues on Android Q

Post by Desmanto » 11 Jan 2020 06:08

It is very sad indeed. While some limitation are good or at least have good reason behind it, the way it implement the limitation is the problem. How hard it is for google to just create additional permission which allow the fine control of particular feature, example this wifi tethering and then make it harder to grant the permission for general user (require adb to grant the permission). This will be secure enough for 95-95% of the users, while still accomodating power users and devs.

@Martin : For the clipboard, I found that at times when I try to access the clipboard and Automagic is not foreground, then the clipboard will be null. Once I open Automagic, the clipboard appear properly again. It seems there are ways to workaround this by showing input dialog when accessing the clipboard, since input dialog will make automagic foreground. But this create UI distraction. I wonder if it is possible creating something that make Automagic foreground without UI distraction when clipboard related element is in use. But this certainly will mess up with all elements with App Task Started/ended.
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Re: Known Issues on Android Q

Post by 1-2-Hak » 11 Jan 2020 08:30

On my galaxy S10 the bixby routines could also turn on the wifi and wifi tether. Does anyone have Q on a S10 to see if the bixby routines still work?

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Re: Known Issues on Android Q

Post by Desmanto » 11 Jan 2020 17:52

Bixby is system apps, of course it must have been granted the permission properly. Unless you want to turn Automagic into system app, which require unlocked bootloader and root. Maybe other workaround is to see how bixby routines can be called from Automagic. So the trigger start in Automagic, and then the intent to turn on/off the wifi tethering leverage the bixby.
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Re: Known Issues on Android Q

Post by 1-2-Hak » 12 Jan 2020 01:07

I can confirm Wifi on/off and tethering using method 1 is still working on S10 with Q :)

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Re: Known Issues on Android Q

Post by Desmanto » 14 Jan 2020 17:41

@1-2-Hak : Great. Maybe there is some workaround that Samsung has done to make it works. Maybe it can be applied to other phones too.

BTW, I can't stand with the Havoc android 10 ROM. There is no DUI smartbar feature there. I lost access to about more than 50 shortcuts I usually done via Automagic. One week and I can't stand it anymore. I finally flashed back to android pie 9.0 (AEX 6.7), since there is no visible trigger/action/condition benefit by using android 10. (is there?) There are only limitations. So I am thinking why update to android 10 just for the sake of update. I am gonna stay longer on Pie 9.0 until some workaround or maybe Google reinvent some of the limitation back into grantable permission.
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