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authorThomas Martitz <>2010-09-22 20:50:06 +0000
committerThomas Martitz <>2010-09-22 20:50:06 +0000
commit55d70363bd64a48fedca12ecdfdb436161ba83c4 (patch)
tree776908270a262bc4a7d3fa871009d670c7dc0ff9 /android
parent3013103249ce3f893e7ff34edcd53501d7ce5444 (diff)
Android port: Remove the "make zip" dependency of make apk again (see r28068).
It was reintroduced in r28138. git-svn-id: svn:// a1c6a512-1295-4272-9138-f99709370657
Diffstat (limited to 'android')
2 files changed, 9 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/android/README b/android/README
index 2b1bd2ab6c..6c9d2ad4c6 100644
--- a/android/README
+++ b/android/README
@@ -20,9 +20,16 @@ Use this as your build folder, using '../tools/configure' etc.
$ ../tools/configure # type 200, then chose A for android and your screen resolution
$ make
-After the build finished, build the apk file:
+After the build finished, build the zip file which contains codecs and themes (the binary is a separate file):
+ $ make zip
+Once you have the zip, pack it and the binary into the apk
$ make apk
+Side note: You don't necessarily need to recreate the zip once you have it, only if you're unsure or if you know its content changed.
+Not recreating it will save time because it's only unzipped on the device if it's newer than what's on the device
You can install that on your device or emulator with the following command:
$ $ANDROID_SDK_PATH/tools/adb install -r bin/Rockbox.apk
diff --git a/android/android.make b/android/android.make
index 8cb52bbbba..ed39973165 100644
--- a/android/android.make
+++ b/android/android.make
@@ -78,9 +78,7 @@ dex: $(DEX)
$(call PRINTS,CP $(BINARY))cp $^ $@
-$(BUILDDIR)/ zip
$(call PRINTS,CP $^ $@
libs: $(LIBS)