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[Q] Maps Latitude doesn't work within Jelly Bean

28th June 2012, 05:21 PM |#1  
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Hi!

I'm having the problem that in Jelly Bean now maps doesn't show any Latitude-friends. It says there were no friends.

I first thought this was because now I've changed my GMail domain (in Germany it first was googlemail.com and now you could switch to gmail.com), but on my Xoom running ICS and the latest maps it works all right. It's just on my GN, where it doesn't work.

Does anyone else have this problem? Or does s.o. have an idea how to fix it?

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28th June 2012, 05:44 PM |#2  
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Fix for Latitude

Delete the APK /System/App/maps.apk and redownload from the market. I can now see all my latitude friends.
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28th June 2012, 06:25 PM |#3  
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Just wait for the official release of JB, this version is not the last build of JB and will be very "unstable".... Why dont you guys doenst just wait ????
28th June 2012, 11:51 PM |#4  
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Fix for Latitude

Delete the APK /System/App/maps.apk and redownload from the market. I can now see all my latitude friends.

I will try that. :)

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Just wait for the official release of JB, this version is not the last build of JB and will be very "unstable".... Why dont you guys doenst just wait ????

Why should we?
1) I generally use CM9-nightlies, so why not this?
2) It surely is not very unstable, instead, it's pretty stable. Think about it: They want to release the official version in mid july! What do you think how much they can fix until then? There might be single small bugs left, but if the system could still be considered "unstable", they wouldn't release it before fall! And they wouldn't hand out a firmware to the press, if it wasn't - over all - finish. Just imagine what the Apple-community would write in their blogs...
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29th June 2012, 04:10 AM |#5  
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Fix for Latitude

Delete the APK /System/App/maps.apk and redownload from the market. I can now see all my latitude friends.

This works. Thanks for the tip.

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29th June 2012, 05:50 AM |#6  
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Just wait for the official release of JB, this version is not the last build of JB and will be very "unstable".... Why dont you guys doenst just wait ????

I don't care if they flash now. Just don't complain when stuff doesn't work.

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29th June 2012, 10:20 AM |#7  
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Fix for Latitude

Delete the APK /System/App/maps.apk and redownload from the market. I can now see all my latitude friends.

That worked, thanks

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I don't care if they flash now. Just don't complain when stuff doesn't work.

Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using xda premium

No one complains, we just ask for solutions that - obviously - exist. There's nothing wrong about it.

I really hate those guys with their "just wait for the official release" stuff. No one prevents you guys from waiting, but please let us enthusiasts test it and let us discuss ways to solve existing bugs on our own. If this annoys you, just don't read it! Thanks!
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29th June 2012, 01:01 PM |#8  
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Glad I searched XDA for this problem - the fix worked for me too. I'm impressed with how stable the leak is already. This has been my only problem so far with native Google apps, or the ROM itself.
29th June 2012, 03:52 PM |#9  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by rman18

Fix for Latitude

Delete the APK /System/App/maps.apk and redownload from the market. I can now see all my latitude friends.

Worked for me as well. Thanks!
29th June 2012, 04:51 PM |#10  
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Maps apk
Probably a dumb question but how do u delete maps.apk. My explorer apps will not delete it?
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