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Using SL4A

The SL4A system is suited for the following kinds of tasks:

  • RAD programming: With SL4A it is possible to use a rapid application development (RAD) approach to quickly create a prototype application that allows you to test the feasibility of an idea. Once the practicality of the application is confirmed, you can create a full-blown Android application.
  • Writing test scripts: Assuming that the supporting Android APIs are exposed to SL4A, it can be used to create test scripts for other functionality.
  • Building utilities: You can fairly easily and quickly write utility and tool scripts that do small jobs or automate certain aspects of repet...

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Full support for #Python packages on Android?