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How to try the latest Android public repository: codename Cupcake

How to try the latest Android public repository: codename Cupcake

500px-android-logo_svg Nullwire has posted a how to

1. Download and install the Android SDK found here.
2. Download this zip containing new latest Android images:

3. Unpack files to a temporary location.
4. Backup the folder <android-sdk-folder>/tools/lib/images (<android-sdk-folder> is the Android SDK installation folder)
5. Replace the files ramdisk.img, system.img and userdata.img in <android-sdk-folder>/tools/lib/images with the files unpacked from the zip in step 3.
6. Start the emulator and wait.

android.cupcakeAnd if you don’t want to try this HACK, just watch the posted Screencast detailing the main new features of Cupcake

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Cédric Walter

I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.