Monthly Archives: March 2011

CMake for Android

Last time, we’ve seen how to install and test the standalone toolchain of the NDK to build a native shared library with a standard Makefile & make command under Linux. But nowadays, many open source libraries and projects does not … Continue reading

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Ogre3D to Android

I’ve started to read a lot about Ogre3D, the open-source Object Oriented 3D Engine, which I’ve always considered to be a really interesting subject. This was triggered by a comment about ongoing effort to port of Ogre3D to Android ! This interest is … Continue reading

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Standalone toolchain

Since the revision 5 of the Native Development Kit previously discussed, the NDK can be customized to obtain a standard GCC cross compiler toolchain. This means that you can use it with standard Makefile and make command, or with more sophisticated build … Continue reading

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Android 2.3 NativeActivity

At each platform API revision, the C native APIs are growing, giving access to new native library, and bringing each time more functionalities to the low level world of C/C++. At this point, they are starting to look mature enough for … Continue reading

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