'Coon Cave

A blog about software development, Google Play and Android in general. May contain traces of rambling. Feedback and subscriptions welcome!
Friday, March 12, 2021
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Raccoon 4.17.0

  • BUGFIX: when deleting a bundled app (“split APK”), delete all it’s APK files.
  • BUGFIX: fixed a race condition when reloading the app list in the packagemanager after deleting an app.
  • BUGFIX: Limit the newsfeed to the 10 latest items to keep the UI from stalling when parsing the HTML
Monday, March 1, 2021

Scraping the GSF ID off an existing device

One ID to rule them all, One ID to find them, One ID to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.

Monday, February 22, 2021

Clarification: Mastodon is bound to fail

My last post seems to have caused a few misunderstands.

Raccoon 4.16.0

  • BUGFIX: Do not cause a DF-DFERH-01 error when downloading updates and a profile has no apps associated.
  • BUGFIX: Do not fail when updating apps on a device and the app in question is an app bundle.
  • Updated library dependencies.
Friday, February 19, 2021

Mastodon is bound to fail

and that's probably for the better

Monday, February 15, 2021

It's going to cost four figures

Let's talk about pricing commissioned work on existing open source projects. Or: things I learned from my past mistakes.

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Friday, January 22, 2021

Manually installing split APK files (App Bundles) via ADB

Can't really recommend doing it this way, but sometimes you have no other choice.

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Don't lick the rat poison!

(word to the wise - not like anyone listens anyway, right?)