Год выпуска: 2009
Автор: Ian Robert Lawrence, Rodrigo Cesar Lopes Belem
Качество: eBook (изначально компьютерное)
Количество страниц: 360
Описание: Ubuntu Mobile is quickly being adopted by mobile device manufacturers and provides Web browsing, e-mail, media, camera, VoIP, instant messaging, GPS, blogging, digital TV, games, contacts, dates/calendar, and simple software updates on every mobile device. As the first book on Ubuntu Mobile, this resource is authored by one of the top experts for Ubuntu Mobile who shows how to implement solutions for original equipment manufacturers and independent software vendors wishing to go to market using Ubuntu Mobile. The material also covers setting up Linux for mobile application development, the difference between developing on a mobile Internet device and a regular desktop environment, step-by-step tutorials, and much more.
Essential reading for open source software developersAs the most popular open source operating system in use today, Ubuntu Linux has recently released versions that are aimed at device manufacturers who build Internet-ready handheld devices based on both the Atom and ARMEL processors. This exciting book provides an overview of the tools and techniques you need to understand when customizing a mobile Internet device, and offers you step-by-step tutorials which walk you through some common tasks. Written by Ubuntu Mobile community developers, the book begins with an overview of the Mobile Linux landscape and then moves through setting up, developing, packaging and building a distribution for a mobile device.
Discusses why the look and feel of a device is so important
Reviews how to choose the right applicationsShows how to develop applications for a mobile device
Explains ways to prepare your application for distribution
Offers techniques for fine-tuning the kernel
Walks you through “customizing” and building your own distribution
Discusses how to test for standards of stability and performance
Reveals tips for handling common problems and executing solutionss