Not to much going on, just have class today and some homework in the class. Android image files can only have a-z0-9_ in the file name. You don’t need to import the R file if you are in the main package.
I’ve been going thru the Your First Kotlin Android App: Polishing the App You can add parameters to the @Preview for changing the size of the preview device. The switch statement from most things, can be handled using a when. The structure window helps you jumping between sections of code.
Today we have another class session later, but I’m reviewing some of the sample code. If you wanna create a date for sample code easy way to do that is Instant.parse(“yyyy-MM-dd’T’HH:mm:ssZ”) That would be ISO 8601. Chapter 6 of the book: goes into interaction for the app MVI: Model View […]
Today I’ve been working thru chapter 3 of the book. Chapter 3 covered a lot. Chapter 3 started off by discussing Activities. MainActivity extends ComponentActivity. The entry point to MainActivity is configured in the AndroidManifest, and calls the onCreate function. ComponentActivity defines a version of this function that is then […]
Today I’ve also decided to learn some of Apple Vision Pro development, since I have a pre-order in for one. I found an older playlist, By Flo Writes Code. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-bD2p6sedqgfJ-RSaLwxfMGCYDsV_412 It was very informative on what the buttons in the simulator are supposed to do and how you are supposed […]
As part of this course I took a Git refresher, https://www.kodeco.com/39764893-getting-started-with-git is a great course. I have been using git for quite a while. One of the things that I haven’t done in a while is setting up the SSH Keys, so that was a good refresher. Another part of […]