Some people aren't sure how to create a flash-able zip. So here is a template zip file.
If you want to edit the updater-script (what shows up in recovery when you choose the .zip to flash. It it's in META-INF\com\google\android\updater-script, edit with notepad++, and edit in between the parentheses ui_print("Put Your Text Here");
add your .apk/.jar files to the appropriate directory within the zip.
for example, SystemUI.apk would go into system/priv-app
android.policy.jar would go into system/framework
Thanks for this. Question. What line would we need to add to the updater-script to lets say remove a file? And when to add it. Thanks for n00b questions, just trying to learn this stuff.
If you want to delete a file, the command is this:
and you insert between mount and un-mount of system (unless you are wanting to remove a data app in that case in-between mount and un-mount of data)
Here is an example of my script with addition of removing SystemUI.apk
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