Need help creating .xo file

Tomeu Vizoso tomeu at
Tue May 27 02:39:37 EDT 2008

2008/5/27 shivaprasad javali <jbsp72 at>:
> Hi ,
>       I have a c++ app for the xo which works fine on it . Now i want to
> create a .xo package for the app so it can be installed easily on other
> xo's.
>      For my app to work there are some .so's which have to be copied to the
> /usr/lib folder.
> I read in one of the wiki pages that the .xo package can be created by just
> zipping my entire directory structure.
>    I want to know if there is some script which is implicitly run when you
> unzip the .xo so that i can add instructions in my script to copy the files.
>     If there isnt any such script could please tell me how to copy my files
> to /usr/lib?


activities run for security reasons in a restricted environment, see . This means that your activity
won't be able to write to /usr/lib.

But if you just want to link to code at runtime, just ship the .so
inside your activity. See for an example the Colors! activity: .

Hope that helps,


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