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23 May 2014

Camera Permission In Android Requires P

by Code Monkey

Plattner{.author-photo}Adam Plattner{.author} - 2014-05-23 13:00:48-0400[

Camera permission in Android requires preview before taking picture, but doesn’t care if preview panel is one pixel in size!\ \ Solution (?): CyanogenMod ROMS users can disable the camera permission for applications using appops.\ \ #android{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}\ #camera{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}\ #malware{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}\ #appops{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}\ #CyanogenMod{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}  


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