by kingkung » Fri, 27 Jun 2008 05:42:37 GMT

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 Trying to store an image to the Image content provider.  Which of the
above should I use to insert an image?  Also, I heard people had
problems with the image content provider... is it (still) broken/non-

                ContentValues imageValues = new ContentValues();
                imageValues.put(Images.ImageColumns.TITLE, "A Large, Brown
                Uri uri = _resolver.insert(Images.Media.EXTERNAL_CONTENT_URI,
                OutputStream outStream = _resolver.openOutputStream(uri);
                bitmap.compress(Bitmap.CompressFormat.JPEG, 50, outStream);




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