Android 5.0 Lollipop breaks text messaging on some carriers, report Nexus 4, 5 and 6 users

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update recently started rolling out to the Google Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 devices all around the globe, but some owners are complaining via the Android Issue Tracker on a pretty unpleasant bug, preventing them to send text messages. The issue seems limited to particular carriers, so it might have something to do with the specific equipment or software they are using for relaying text messages back and forth. For now, it affects a pretty diverse group of carriers, spanning from Vodafone Netherlands, through Mobistar Belgium, to India, and virtual operators connected to those networks as well...
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45. samimpl825

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 20, 2014

All the articles and comment made me scared about upgrading. But, content notification prompting me to upgrade to lollipop annoyed me, so I took a chance and upgraded. I glad I did. No problems what so ever. I am on T-mobile Nexus 5 in USA. Very smooth and I really like the new notification and improvements. Like having a new improved phone. Awesome! Issues are from minority of users in my opinion. The installation was also smooth process. Perhaps the issues are with users outside of US
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