[Ovmsdev] Android app updated, lost my car

Greg D. gregd2350 at gmail.com
Sun Sep 22 06:40:31 HKT 2019

Ok.  For the records, I'm on Android 9 build PQ3A.190801.002 on a Google
Pixel 2 (not XL) phone.  The Android 10 update is pending...  Haven't
pushed the button yet.


Michael Balzer wrote:
> Yes, that happened to my phone installation as well, and to many others.
> It didn't happen when running the build directly from Android Studio on my devices.
> We didn't change anything about the config storage data structures. We only changed the minimum API level support from 14 to 16 (there were no installations on
> API 14 anymore) and the target API level from 27 to 28:
> https://github.com/openvehicles/Open-Vehicle-Android/pull/81
> I just also got reports from people who cannot start the new App at all, even not after erasing the config data. One report says it can only enter the config
> while the phone is on flight mode (no network), and it will crash as soon as network is reactivated.
> I have no idea how that could happen by that API level change. Google magic.
> Regards,
> Michael
> Am 21.09.19 um 20:33 schrieb Greg D.:
>> Last night the Android app updated on my phone.  I'm still getting
>> alerts from the car, but the only car shown on the app is the
>> "Demonstration car", which of course, isn't active.
>> I've added the car back, and it seems to be working.  So, just FYI.
>> Greg
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