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Beginning Android by Grant Allen (auth.)

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On a Mac OSX machine, you are also warned that Eclipse is not signed by a valid Apple Developer ID’s certificate and that it might be unsafe software. Although Apple is trying to practice good security in this regard, as long as you acquire Eclipse from the official website, it is perfectly safe to allow it to run on your Mac. com. On Linux and Windows, remember to ensure you select the bit-edness that matches your existing installations of Eclipse and Java: either 32-bit or 64-bit. Unzip the Android SDK into a directory, and note where this is because you’ll need this information shortly—for instance, c:\program files\android-sdk-windows on a Windows machine.

Let’s get to it. xml file is done for you. The file itself is a little spartan, with just enough to get the job done. xml. Right now, you probably find this to be useful information in an abstract way, but it will become increasing practical as your Android knowledge grows—in fact, many of you should eventually feel happy to flick back to this chapter when you need to. xml file comprises XML, and therefore is only text, as you saw in Listing 3-1 in the preceding chapter. Editing XML/text is certainly doable, and many of the early examples in this book ask you to do just that.

Later in the book, I talk more about targeting well-adopted SDK versions and how to deal with older versions you haven’t catered for specifically in your project. 28 CHAPTER 2: Ready, Set, Code! You can leave all the other settings at their defaults. When you’re done, click Next, and you are presented with the next configuration screen, as shown in Figure 2-17. This screen deals with launchers, activities, and other Android topics I cover shortly. Figure 2-17. Setting Android project launcher and activity details You should leave all of these settings at the default.

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