Download the Android SDK

Android Versions Usage

PhoneGap works in conjunction with the Android SDK, so before we can get started with PhoneGap, we need to download and install the Android SDK itself. Follow the steps here to do so 1. Navigate to the Android SDK download page and download the package appropriate for your platform. If you are on Windows or Linux, you will need to install Java see http java.sun.com javase downloads first. My development machine is a MacBook Pro running Mac OS X 10.6, so in my case, the appropriate package is...

Creating a Dynamic Manifest File

Now that you're comfortable with how the offline app cache works, let's apply it to the Kilo example we've been working on. Kilo consists of quite a few files and manually listing them all in a manifest file would be a pain. Plus, a single typo would invalidate the entire manifest file and prevent the application from working offline. Running PHP Scripts on Your Web Server PHP is a versatile web-scripting language, and is supported by most web hosting providers. This means that on most web...