What happened to the HOME button in cupcake

by Mattaku Betsujin » Sat, 11 Apr 2009 03:24:51 GMT


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 I tried the 'unofficial' cupcake SDK and found that the hardware HOME button
doesn't bring me back to the home screen anymore. Is this a conscious UI
decision? What's the reason behind it?

Also, long-press on the HOME button doesn't bring up the task manager
anymore.

So, if I am in the browser, I have to all the way close all the pages before
I can go back to home screen?

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What happened to the HOME button in cupcake

by Ralf » Sat, 11 Apr 2009 04:32:54 GMT


 On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 12:24 PM, Mattaku Betsujin



You are talking about the emulator, right?
The official SDK runs an app called SdkSetup at boot time to correctly
setup the home button.
Seems like something is missing in your unofficial SDK then.

R/

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What happened to the HOME button in cupcake

by Dianne Hackborn » Sat, 11 Apr 2009 05:03:58 GMT


 This is why we want to be clear it is "unofficial," because it is not
actually a working SDK.  If you really want to play around with it, please
don't assume that any random thing you happen to experience is actually
correct. :}

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What happened to the HOME button in cupcake

by Jack Ha » Mon, 13 Apr 2009 12:04:39 GMT


 o make the Home button work in the emulator, you can do the
following:

1. Edit "development/apps/SdkSetup/Android.mk" to include the
"LOCAL_MODULE_TAGS := eng" line
2. Rebuild the system image with "mmm development/apps/SdkSetup
snod"

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On Apr 10, 5:52 pm, Mattaku Betsujin <mattaku.betsu...@gmail.com>
wrote:

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What happened to the HOME button in cupcake

by Jack Ha (T-Mobile USA) » Mon, 13 Apr 2009 12:12:47 GMT


 ou can try the following to make the Home button work in the
emulator:

1. Edit "development/apps/SdkSetup/Android.mk" to include the
"LOCAL_MODULE_TAGS := eng" line
2. Rebuild the system image with "mmm development/apps/SdkSetup
snod"

--
Jack Ha
Open Source Development Center
obilestick together

The views, opinions and statements in this email are those of the
author solely in their individual capacity, and do not necessarily
represent those of T-Mobile USA, Inc.


On Apr 10, 5:52 pm, Mattaku Betsujin <mattaku.betsu...@gmail.com>
wrote:

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