When you are working with source, its not called system/app
all apps that are going to be baked into the ROM will be in the folder /packages/apps.
So here are the basic steps:
1.Place your app source code in /packages/apps (just drop the...
Start by going through source.android.com for the general basics if you havent already.
Also, even though Google removed the PDK (Platform Developer's Kit) from the site, it has been mirrored on kandroid here: http://www.kandroid.org/online-pdk...
Recovery is essentially a fail-safe mode. When something goes catastrophically wrong with your phone and you cant boot the OS, you can boot into the recovery partition and use it to factory reset your phone.
It is also used to flash (install) n...
Not much unfortunately. There are two main reasons to this.
1) Gnex's HD screen - B2G was originally intended for a 480x800 resolution of the SGSII. All of the icons and images are scaled to the size. I couldn't find any way to force a lower sc...
I know you might have done this but I gotta ask the following:
- Did you pull out the battery, put it back in, and hold POWER + Trackball + Volume Down until you got to fastboot. Then select the recovery option?
- Can you please tell me what e...