Bug 2919 - Allow friendly names for resource directories
Summary: Allow friendly names for resource directories
Status: ASSIGNED
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: MSBuild ()
Version: 4.0
Hardware: PC Windows
: Low enhancement
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: dean.ellis
URL:
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Blocks:
 
Reported: 2012-01-16 17:07 UTC by Jonathan Pobst
Modified: 2016-09-01 19:26 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Tags: XATriaged
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Jonathan Pobst 2012-01-16 17:07:01 UTC
For example, users should be able to put animations in Resources\Animations and we should change it to Resources\Anim for android.
Comment 1 Atsushi Eno 2012-09-18 23:13:13 UTC
My quick idea is, we can do this by adding some set of resource directory aliases and another build task that processes these alias before running aapt.
It might become somewhat complicated task if we don't process resources in the app directories at present. It needs some check.