Support Where do apps get installed?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jcj77d, May 21, 2010.

  1. jcj77d

    jcj77d Well-Known Member
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    I know where the apps get stored/saved at, /data/apps & /data/apps-private, but where do the apps {.apk} files get installed/extracted at on these phones, I have the htc hero (rooted).

    or does the phone not extract the apk files, & reads them directly from the apk?:thinking:
     

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  2. barnacles

    barnacles Well-Known Member
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    I don't think they are extracted in any manner. Pushing and pulling apps consists of pushing and pulling their apks. Thats all
     
  3. jcj77d

    jcj77d Well-Known Member
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    i found it, thanks anyway, & they are extracted to an extent
     
  4. BlkSwanPres

    BlkSwanPres New Member
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  5. vaishnavi_s

    vaishnavi_s New Member
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    HI, can u tell me where they get installed. Im facing the same issue. I actually have to call those files from another application..

    Thanks in advance





     
  6. f_padia

    f_padia New Member
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    id like to know this too.

    by the way... it would be much more helpful to actually say where rather than 'I found it'
     
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