Category Archives: Android

AVD System Path Not Found Using Ionic CLI

22 Nov 2016

I’m starting to learn Ionic and after a few hours of installing/updating software I went down the short list of commands to see an app on my device. The final command to start an Android emulator, which is: $ ionic emulate android Produced this error: $ ionic emulate android   PANIC: Cannot find AVD system […]

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Enable Debugging in Android Using PhoneGap Build

12 Nov 2016

PhoneGap Build offers easy iOS and Android builds without the need to install any SDK’s. To debug an app in iOS you simply create an Ad Hoc Provisioning Profile, upload it to PhoneGap Build, and then create your app. When its time to build for production you then provide a Distribution Provisioning Profile and PhoneGap […]

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Angular and Scrolling Content

15 Oct 2015

I’m currently enrolled at Thinkful.com in the Angular course. I’m well over half-way through and have been applying Angular to my work projects with great success. One thing that I needed to do was to have scrolling views in my hybrid apps while having other areas of the app remain static. My future goals involve […]

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Installing Crosswalk in an Older PhoneGap Project

08 Sep 2015

Starting with Android 5.0 the webview has been separated from the OS and is now itself an app that will receive updates like any other app. The implication here is that from Android 5.0 and up users won’t have to receive an OS update to get better webviews for PhoneGap apps to use, they can […]

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Installing The SQLite PhoneGap Plugin via the CLI

30 Apr 2014

For some reason I had issues trying to install the PhoneGap SQLite plugin for Android on my Windows 8.1 laptop using the CLI. Attempting to run the install resulted in a Command failed: fatal: could not create work tree dir error. After some fruitless searching for a solution I took another look at the error […]

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