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Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 February 5th, 2010, 12:27 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By sierawsk
Guys - the book is fine. It clearly says...

Guys - the book is fine. It clearly says "Android 1.0" on the back cover, so don't fault the author...read closer before you purchase the book.

The low/medium/high dpi are new concepts to...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 August 7th, 2009, 04:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 816
Posted By sierawsk
The example is at the end of Chapter 7 in the...

The example is at the end of Chapter 7 in the EarthquakeMap class.


@Override
public void onResume() {
earthquakeCursor.requery();
super.onResume();
}
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 July 29th, 2009, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,080
Posted By sierawsk
I think I encountered my first problem with SDK...

I think I encountered my first problem with SDK 1.5 in Chapter 7. Do we know what happened to reverse geocoding in 1.5? The resulting address list is always empty for me.

I've read similar...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 July 28th, 2009, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,296
Posted By sierawsk
Tried again today, and both the Android browser...

Tried again today, and both the Android browser and Earthquake app are working again. Weird.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 July 28th, 2009, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,040
Posted By sierawsk
Ok, Jim. I think that your problem is inside...

Ok, Jim. I think that your problem is inside your main.xml file. The MyView element isn't composed using the correct formats.

1) Since you created a custom View, I think you need to use the...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 July 27th, 2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,040
Posted By sierawsk
You didn't mention anything about your manifest...

You didn't mention anything about your manifest file. You should post that also.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 July 27th, 2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,296
Posted By sierawsk
I don't think there's a problem with the...

I don't think there's a problem with the Earthquake XML Feed. I can access it via Firefox browser.

But you are correct - the earthquake app is not working (mine was working 2 days ago). I also...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 June 2nd, 2009, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,372
Posted By sierawsk
I'm using 1.1.

I'm using 1.1.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 June 2nd, 2009, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,372
Posted By sierawsk
Sorry, but I'm still not clear on the problem...

Sorry, but I'm still not clear on the problem you're having. My ToDo app starts up fine with the second (or any) item selected and highlighted.

I don't have to press the D-Pad to get the...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 June 1st, 2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,372
Posted By sierawsk
The ToDoList example does automatically highlight...

The ToDoList example does automatically highlight the first item when the program starts, so I'm not sure what you mean there.

But if you want to modify the position of the highlight bar, try:
...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 May 26th, 2009, 10:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 14,302
Posted By sierawsk
You have a typo in the XML definition of...

You have a typo in the XML definition of myListView. It should be:

android:id="@+id/myListView"

(get rid of the '=').

Jeff S.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 May 18th, 2009, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,602
Posted By sierawsk
You shouldn't have to make those changes to the...

You shouldn't have to make those changes to the ToDoList example. My app works fine removing items. Does it cause yours to crash?
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 May 1st, 2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,983
Posted By sierawsk
That seems like a typo to me. I do not see any...

That seems like a typo to me. I do not see any function definitions which include a Criteria parameter for requestLocationUpdates().

Of course, you realize that you can select the Location...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 April 21st, 2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,006
Posted By sierawsk
Check for a Database error in the Log window, if...

Check for a Database error in the Log window, if you're using Eclipse. That will probably give you a good hint.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 April 15th, 2009, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,782
Posted By sierawsk
Well, you don't have correct values defined for...

Well, you don't have correct values defined for layout_height of TextView or Button. Instead of "fill_parent", these should be set to "wrap_content".

I'm not exactly sure why a GIANT button...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 April 14th, 2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,782
Posted By sierawsk
What about your contactpickertester.xml file? ...

What about your contactpickertester.xml file? What does that look like?
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 April 10th, 2009, 02:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,255
Posted By sierawsk
1. You must add import...

1. You must add


import android.view.View.*;
Book source code does not include all the import statements, so either get used to resolving them yourself or looking at the downloaded code.

2....
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 April 3rd, 2009, 09:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,474
Posted By sierawsk
Well, you don't really need to hardcode anything...

Well, you don't really need to hardcode anything into the function call. But for a horizontal line, the source code should obviously read:


canvas.drawLine(0, 0, getMeasuredWidth(), 0,...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 March 4th, 2009, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,402
Posted By sierawsk
I actually found the reason for my program...

I actually found the reason for my program crashing. I had dropped the call to:

super.onCreate(icicle);

from my method since the book didn't include this in the source code. Although the...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Android Application Development ISBN: 978-0-470-34471-2 March 3rd, 2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,402
Posted By sierawsk
Chap 2 ToDoList - Stopped Unexpectedly

I hope I didn't miss something basic, but my first attempt to run the ToDoList in Chapter 2 results in: "Sorry! The application To Do List has stopped unexpectedly. Please try again.". I assume...
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