dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: [RaaA] Weekly status report

Re: [RaaA] Weekly status report

From: Maurus Cuelenaere <>
Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2010 16:30:23 +0200

"Thomas Martitz" <> wrote:

>b) Where to install it? /usr/local/bin (or C:\Program Files\Rockbox)
>comes into my mind, but then there's the problem of not having write
>access in the installation routine. Installing somewhere into $HOME
>seems weird. Another idea would be installing the binaries to
>/usr/local/bin, the plugins/codecs to /usr/local/share, and see what
>changes are needed to de-attach them from the .rockbox directory.

On Android you don't have much choice AFAIK: the java related files are all in one .apk package (similar to a .jar), native libraries are stored in /data/data/<app_name>/lib and you only have access to the SD card if the phone's not rooted (which is mounted at /sdcard).

Maurus Cuelenaere
Received on 2010-06-14

Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew