09-23-2012 06:36 PM
09-23-2012 08:20 PM
"its not advisable to use a database stored inside the res folder"
It is not just not advisable, it is not possible.
"I've tried to copy out the db from the res folder to the device/sdcard but the resulting file is 0kb"
Look at the sqlite Demo sample supplied, it does this. by reviewing the sample and comparing with what you do, you will probably find your problem.