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Apk tool unable to Re-compile apps having Newer Pattern #2220
Apktool 2.4.0 can decompile any app but it can't recompile them after decompiling even without modifying nothing. I think It's fron the resources folder and by file names that contains special characters like _(underscore)
I tried with older application and apktool 2.4.0 works fine
Is it possible to fix this issue?
Steps to Reproduce
If this APK is from an OEM ROM (Samsung, HTC, LG). Please attach framework files
If this APK can be freely shared, please upload/attach a link to it.
Questions to ask before submission
There is not much Apktool can figure out to do here. If the "key" part of "key/value" is gone, Apktool needs to make up some human readable name so it can process back into resourceIds. Android doesn't require that, so tools have an advantage to just strip information preventing exactly this (Apktool) from piecing it back together.
Do you have any ideas?
I'm on the same situation.
Then when recompiling, without changing anything: