BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-26-2007, 09:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Model: 8100
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Unicel
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default google maps install with no BIS/BES fails

Please Login to Remove!

blackberry pearl 8100 v4.2.0.64 (yeah, yeah i should upgrade OS)
so i got gmail working pretty easily with no OTA download. which of course i can not do since i don't have BIS and only use the opera browser

i was trying to use the procedure here:
Gmail app 1.5 out!

so i used the userAgent pluggin to get the jad file from here:
http://www.google.com/gmm/apps/v2.0....GoogleMaps.jad

it references 3 .cod files
http://www.google.com/gmm/apps/v2.0....ogleMaps-1.cod
http://www.google.com/gmm/apps/v2.0....ogleMaps-2.cod
http://www.google.com/gmm/apps/v2.0....ogleMaps-3.cod

i put them in a .alx file thusly:
<loader version="1.0">
<application id="Gmaps">
<name>Google Maps</name>
<description>mobile gmaps app</description>
<version>2.0.1</version>
<vendor>Google</vendor>
<copyright>Copyright (c) 2007 Google</copyright>
<fileset Java="1.0">
<files>
GoogleMaps-3.cod
GoogleMaps-2.cod
GoogleMaps-1.cod
</files>
</fileset>
</application>
</loader>

java installer said that it installed successfully, and indeed if i open it again i have some apps installed like, opera, gmail, and google maps (google maps for mobile).

but i can not find the app on my phone. it's not in the apps menu.

anyone have ideas? TIA
Offline  
Old 12-26-2007, 01:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
 
John Clark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: Z30
OS: 10.2.1.x
PIN: s & needles
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 34,705
Post Thanks: 4
Thanked 112 Times in 79 Posts
Default

yep, try this:

Google Maps for BES
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Dell DP/N 023NVR Display Port to DVI-D Cable Adapter NEW OEM -
$8.95
Dell DP/N 023NVR Display Port to DVI-D Cable Adapter NEW OEM -  pictureGenuine OEM Dell 3200MP Osram Replacement Lamp & Housing 310-2328
$79.99
Genuine OEM Dell 3200MP Osram Replacement Lamp & Housing  310-2328 pictureDELL 725-BBBQ Lamp manufactured by DELL
$165.54
DELL 725-BBBQ Lamp manufactured by DELL pictureOEM BULB with Housing for DELL 330-6581 Projector with 180 Day Warranty
$124.0
OEM BULB with Housing for DELL 330-6581 Projector with 180 Day Warranty pictureOEM BULB with Housing for DELL 1610X Projector with 180 Day Warranty
$124.0
OEM BULB with Housing for DELL 1610X Projector with 180 Day Warranty picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.