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Can't find GoKeyboard.apk anywhere on nook

26th April 2012, 01:57 PM |#1  
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I have browsed my nook's file system for a while now and I can't seem to find anything related to go keyboard. I reinstalled it a few times, and it runs, but to enable it the apk must be in /system/app. Go keyboard tells me to go to settings->language and keyboard, then enable go keyboard, but that doesn't exist.

Please help? The only fix I can find for the broken android keyboard is installing another one, but it just doesn't work.
 
 
26th April 2012, 02:56 PM |#2  
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Different tools may enable settings for IME selection.

If you want to do it manually, you can use the method below.
I don't know what the package is for Go Keyboard, so I list my NullKbd package.

Code:
adb pull /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db settings.db

sqlite3 settings.db
update secure set value='com.android.inputmethod.latin/.LatinIME:com.temblast.nullkbd/.NullKeyboard' where name='enabled_input_methods';
update secure set value='com.temblast.nullkbd/.NullKeyboard' where name='default_input_method';
.q

adb push settings.db /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db
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26th April 2012, 03:58 PM |#3  
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Thanks!

I checked the package name when it was running, and it was com.jp.gokeyboard. Should I replace null with that?
26th April 2012, 04:48 PM |#4  
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After installing, you should find the installed .apk under /data/app. Just move that to /system/app and reboot. You should then be able to set it as your default using NookTouch Tools.

I had Go Keyboard installed in this manner, but have since replaced it. Sorry, but I don't recall the full .apk name.
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26th April 2012, 06:44 PM |#5  
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Thanks for your help. I will look around in /data/app for the apk.

Question: What file browser do you use? I can't seem to browse /data with mine.
26th April 2012, 09:48 PM |#6  
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Root Explorer or ES file manager (in ES in the settings you have to tick to make system rewritable)

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27th April 2012, 01:34 AM |#7  
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Originally Posted by brendan10211

I checked the package name when it was running, and it was com.jp.gokeyboard.

You did? It's actually jb. To be exact, com.jb.gokeyboard/.GoKeyboard

Code:
adb pull /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db settings.db

sqlite3 settings.db
update secure set value='com.android.inputmethod.latin/.LatinIME:com.jb.gokeyboard/.GoKeyboard' where name='enabled_input_methods';
update secure set value='com.jb.gokeyboard/.GoKeyboard' where name='default_input_method';
.q

adb push settings.db /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db
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29th April 2012, 03:03 PM |#8  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Renate NST

You did? It's actually jb. To be exact, com.jb.gokeyboard/.GoKeyboard

Code:
adb pull /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db settings.db

sqlite3 settings.db
update secure set value='com.android.inputmethod.latin/.LatinIME:com.jb.gokeyboard/.GoKeyboard' where name='enabled_input_methods';
update secure set value='com.jb.gokeyboard/.GoKeyboard' where name='default_input_method';
.q

adb push settings.db /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db

Glad I didn't actually do anything yet! thanks
29th April 2012, 07:43 PM |#9  
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Sorry for double post..
But obviously I got it working. Thanks guys! Now to search for hackers keyboard.

Edit: can't seem to search market. How does one do searchmarket?

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30th April 2012, 10:43 AM |#10  
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*poke*
Wait why do I ... crap i just.. never mind
i suck at this
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