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gjw
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Posts: 15
Registered: ‎08-08-2011
My Device: PlayBook

Playbook MANIFEST.MF Question

I'm putting together a Financial Application using the Marmalade SDK.

In the MANIFEST.MF file the Application-Category defaults to core.games.

Obviously I would like to change that to an appropriate category.

Although I'm not sure I believe there is no Financial Category and the only thing available would be the Business category under Apps.  Firstly I would like to make a suggestion -- Please if there is not one already please create an Apps / Finance Category.

Now to my question -- If I'm stuck with the Business Category how to I state this in the Manifest.mf file.

 

Would it be:

Application-Category: core.apps.business

 

if not please give me an example.

 

Also who do I have to bribe to get a separate Finance category :smileywink:

 

Thanks

gjw

Developer
Posts: 57
Registered: ‎06-15-2011
My Device: PlayBook

Re: Playbook MANIFEST.MF Question

I found this thread from a while back that seems to have a pretty comprehensive list of categories:

 

http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Tablet-OS-SDK-for-Adobe-AIR/blackberry-template-xml-category-...

 

As for how to specify it in the file - here's what the contents of my blackberry-tablet.xml file are:

 

<qnx>
	<author>The Pumping Lemma Company</author>
	<authorId>gYAAgB9lafGRafX-8boz9PItVf8</authorId>
	<category>core.social</category>
	<buildId>1</buildId>
	<platformVersion>0.1.0.0</platformVersion>
</qnx>