Tag: Android

Hacking Android on the UDOO board for SATA and S/PDIF

How to build and flash a custom Android image for the UDOO Quad board. Hacking the UDOO kernel config and Android prop files to enable SATA hard-drive support and S/PDIF digital audio.


How to fork Android on GitHub

Forking Android for personal embedded projects can be an interesting use case. Unfortunately, due to the complexity of Android's codebase, it might not be as straightforward as forking an average standalone project, even for of a single line change. This post explains how to maintain a fork of Android on GitHub in a sensible and efficient way.