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Updated list of non-conflicting Patches (which I have installed), and Patches conflicting with or being an alternative to them (which I have looked at, so far), for SFOS 2.1.3.7 with Patchmanager 2.3.3-10.41.1 (post #2340 was for SFOS 2.1.2.3).
Note that in order to install some of the Patches listed below from Patchmanager 2's web-catalog, one has to activate "Enable developer mode" in Patchmanager 2's pulley menu (so it shows "Disable developer mode" there), as a few the Patch authors missed to mark their Patches as compatible with SFOS 2.1.3.7; never mind, because if a Patch is really incompatible to the installed SailfishOS version, it will not apply when trying to activate it in Patchmanager's main menu.

Format: - <Patch name> <my rating>, <Patch author>, <Source: wc (Patchmanager2's web catalog) | RPM (e.g. via Storeman)> [, <alt (alternative) | cts (contains) | "cts" (contains similar or same functionality) | cnf (just conflicts)>: <Patch name> <my rating>, <Patch author>, <wc | RPM>]

"My rating" resolves as follows:
- (+): Nice to have
- (++): Very good
- (+++): IMO a must
No "rating" indicates, that I have not used this Patch long enough to rate it.

Patches listed as an alternative (alt) to and / or contained (cts / "cts") in a Patch implicitly conflict with it (i.e. they cannot be applied together in Patchmanager, as they are patching the same locations of the SFOS UI).

- Refresh browser cover (+), Markkyboy, RPM
- Right-handed tabs (++), Markkyboy, RPM
- Add more calendars (++), Schturman, RPM
- Led missed calendar events (+), Schturman, RPM
- Don't start/end events at midnight (++), Luen, wc
- Camera overlay & bezel setting (+), Schturman, RPM
- Flip front camera view (+), Markkyboy, RPM
- Auto snooze & snooze interval (++), Schturman, RPM
- Clock in alarms (+), Markkyboy, RPM
- Separate alarm flipover (++), Ancelad, wc
- Enhanced email cover (+), Ancelad, wc
- Gallery Image Zoom (++), Ancelad, wc
- Add new folder icons (+++), Schturman, RPM
- Don't freeze app on peek (+), cornerman, RPM
- Don't steal focus (++), cornerman, RPM
- Event screen date & text (+++), Schturman, RPM
- Force cover size (+), Eugenio, RPM
- Free Rotate for Phone (+++), alina, RPM,
alt: Allow any rotation (+++), coderus, wc
- Improved notification preview (++), Ingvx, RPM,
cnf: No message preview on device lock, alina, RPM
- Lockscreen pulley at home (++), cornerman, RPM
- Switcher click hints Launcher (++), cornerman, RPM
- Ultimate statusbar patch (+++), Ancelad, RPM,
alt/cts: Show all indicators on lockscreen (++), alina, RPM,
alt/"cts": Statusbar background, toxip, wc
- Volume control settings (++), alina, RPM
- Add more shortcuts into lockscreen pulley (+), Ancelad, wc
- Lockscreen analog clock (+++; analog clock is optional!), Ancelad, wc,
cts: Show weather on lockscreen (+++) , Ancelad, RPM,
"cts": Seconds on Lockscreen clock (++), Markkyboy, RPM,
cts: Fix landscape lockscreen clock, Ancelad, RPM
- Devicelock faith text (++), Ancelad, wc
- Disable volume warning (+++), Ancelad, RPM
- Enhanced Power Menu (+++), Ancelad, RPM,
alt: Quick settings on power menu (++), alina, RPM
- Eventsview control (++), Ancelad, wc,
cnf: Quick settings on power menu (++), alina, RPM
- Extended mediaplayer cover (+), Ancelad, RPM
- Messages layout (+++), alina, RPM
- Autocapitalization settings (+++), alina, RPM
- Bigger marker tag (+), Markkyboy, RPM
- Notes app cover (+), alina, RPM
- Remove space before punctuations (+), alina, RPM
- Voicecall combined patch (+++), Ancelad, wc,
alt/cts: Better CallLog.Alternative version (++), virgi-26, RPM
- BT timer (+), Schturman, RPM
- Custom hostname (++), Schturman, RPM
- Settings cover (+), alina, RPM
- Shutdown screen (+), Schturman, RPM
- Unapply all patches (+++), Schturman, RPM
- Unapply all patches on Upgrade, coderus, built-in
- Display sneak peek (LPM) (+), coderus, wc
- Return old remorse item animation (+), Ancelad, RPM
- Return old remorse popup animation (+), Ancelad, RPM
- Combined pulley menu (++), Ancelad, wc,
alt: Return old pulley menu (+), Ancelad, wc
- Remorse timeout control (++), Ancelad, wc

And if you like to disable these functions:
- No automatic launcher hint, cornerman, RPM
- Less home animations, cornerman, RPM

... or add this functionality:
- MazeLock, coderus, wc,
alt: Scramble lockpad buttons, coderus, wc

Unfortunately, these Patches are not (yet) compatible with SFOS 2.1.3.7:
- Notifications count in Switcher (++), coderus, wc (last working under SFOS 2.1.2)
- GPS supplier (+; solely for Jolla 1 phones!), Schturman, RPM (last working under SFOS 2.1.0)
- Show month and days of the week heading in Calendar (++), pichlo, RPM (last working under SFOS 1.1.9)

P.S.: As YMMV (just as everybody's, including mine over time), please refrain from criticising my preferences (WRT chosen functionalities) or my (certainly) subjective "ratings".

And still, any suggestions to enhance this list are welcome.

Last edited by olf; 2018-01-02 at 02:25. Reason: Added guidance WRT Patchmanager 2's "developer mode".
 

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