android camera changing sensor orientation?

by Lukasz Mosdorf » Fri, 13 Mar 2009 01:43:12 GMT


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 Hi all
I am developing an application which uses a live camera preview. At
the same activity I am using camera preview and sensors
(accelerometers). After this activity is closed and entered again the
sensors are flipped. It looks like the screen orientation changes(but
it can be seen at camera-everything is OK).
Tried changing screen orientation parameters but they doesn seem to
work on the camera preview(known issue as far as I am concerned. I
have already spent some time trying to find where the problem is and I
am stuck. I unregister the sensor listener when the activity is
closed:

mSensorManager.unregisterListener(sensorsListener);

Also, in activities where camera is not used sensor orientation
doesn't change, so the problem is not necessarily in accesing sensor
data.
Any suggestions?

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