Android Compatibility Lib + Google Maps Hack
For pre-compiled .jar files, visit the Downloads page.
You can build the jar using Ant:
git clone git://github.com/petedoyle/android-support-v4-googlemaps.git cd android-support-v4-googlemaps ant
The default Ant target will build the jar and place it in the
Alternatively, the source also includes an Eclipse project which you can use to add it as a build dependency for your project. Import it into Eclipse using
File > Import > Existing Projects into Workspace..., then configure the build path of your project to require the
September 18, 2012
Based on r10 of the Android Support Library. Google's changelog available here.
This release also updates the build script so it'll be easier to keep in-sync with the official google releases. The new process is very simple:
- Download the newest Android Support Library release using the Android SDK Manager.
- Delete and replace the
- Build as usual, using '
March 28, 2012
New release based on r7 of the Android Compatibility Library.
December 16, 2011
android-support-v13-r6-googlemaps.jar based on revision 6 of the Android Compatibility Library. This also includes a fix for Android bug #22226.
This also includes the additions from Google's r5 release. For the changelog of what changed in ACL r5 and r6, see http://developer.android.com/sdk/compatibility-library.html.
October 27, 2011
android-support-v13-r4-googlemaps.jar based on revision 4 of the Android Compatibility Library. This release, like the official release from Google, splits the ACL into two jars (v4 and v13). The v13 jar contains all the v4 classes plus the classes in the
For the changelog of what changed in ACL r4, see http://developer.android.com/sdk/compatibility-library.html.
July 22, 2011
android-support-v4-r3-googlemaps.jar based on revision 3 of the Android Compatibility Library (see downloads).
FragmentStatePagerAdapter are also included from the new
May 24, 2011
android-support-v4-r2-googlemaps.jar based on revision 2 of the Android Compatibility Library (see downloads).
Currently, one downside is that ALL classes extending
MapActivitys. Its possible to make a separate class (i.e. FragmentMapActivity), but it requires some refactoring of the FragmentActivity code.
Feel free to file a bug to request it or fork this project to fix it.
Need help? Check out this project's Google Group.