UPDATE: This was written prior to the release of Android Lint, so it’s no longer really necessary. Running lint will do the same thing. Design changes! They happen all the time. At least they do on our project, and let’s face it, designers don’t always stick to naming conventions meant to prevent asset duplication. In
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Very useful post that’s helping us probe the mysteries of android + cucumber. ++dave;: Cucumber for Android!.
I fully intend to do this in the near future, so I wanted to post it here to remind me. How to Install Ice Cream Sandwich ROM on Motorola Droid X.
I wasted several hours trying to fix this problem so once again i’m paying it forward in the hope it’s helpful to someone else. The problem is that it’s difficult to control configuration changes in a fragment activity with multiple fragments when you need fragments to behave differently. Here is my scenario: I have a
Hi, I’m pleased to announce the release of Hot Text on the Android Market! This is my first personal app. It was especially fun because I worked on it with my beautiful wife and the help of her awesome sister! I’m real proud of this one and I hope you all enjoy it :) https://market.android.com/details?id=com.qtcstation&feature=search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwyLDEsImNvbS5xdGNzdGF0aW9uIl0.
How To Properly Set SVN svn:externals Property In SVN Command Line. Wanted to shout out to this post now that it’s the third or fourth time I end up using it as reference while messing around w/ svn externals. Thanks Artem Russakovskii!
Quite a mouthful eh? During my web days I became very attached to Charles as part of my development toolset. It was a sad day when I discovered it was difficult to get it to work with either the emulator, much less a phone. My first attempt circa Android Froyo (2.2) yielded no success. It’s
Test automation has been a particularly interesting topic for me in the past few weeks. I wanted to share some of the info I’ve gathered hoping that it will be useful to someone else. In my previous post I talked about Testdroid which makes use of robotium and also can make MonkeyRunner tests The plugin
Did you ever have a view that you needed to make sure started off below the screen so the user could scroll to it later? Sounds weird but I had to do that for a designer’s crazy ass UI. Wasn’t as simple as I first thought so I wanted to share the code. Turns out
Because of fragmentation in Android it is very important to test you apps in as many devices as you can get your hands on. You’ve heard it all before right? So have I. Testing mobile apps still remains quite a daunting task. For larger projects such as the one I’m currently working on Test Automation