What would an intent URI look like for numeric data?

by Marco Nelissen » Fri, 06 Mar 2009 07:38:03 GMT


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 Does it need to be in the data field? Normally you'd use
Intent.putExtra() for this.






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What would an intent URI look like for numeric data?

by Dianne Hackborn » Sat, 07 Mar 2009 05:28:02 GMT


 There was a big reworking late in 1.0 of the result stuff that caused a lot
of things that used to be returning things as raw strings to put them in the
action field.  It is generally not something I would recommend.  And what
you do with results is very very different than what you do with activity
intents and such, because an activity intent is something you are publishing
to the system, which it does intent filter matching on, etc.

I would recommend putting things like integers in to the extra data.  I
would certainly not recommend using the data field if you don't actually
have a reasonable scheme prefix that is part of your data.






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