First of all, we are going to create a basic template for our applications. Every Android application that is to be built via Android SDK, should contain a predefined directory structure and the configuration
.xml files. This can be done using Android SDK tools and IDEs. In this recipe, we will learn how to do it manually. We will use these files later on as the very starting point for all our examples.
Let us set up the directory structure of our project (see the following screenshot):
This is a typical structure for any Android project. We will create all the required files manually rather than ...