The following is the first few sections of a chapter from The Busy Coder's Guide to Android Development, plus headings for the remaining major sections, to give you an idea about the content of the chapter.


Content Provider Implementation Patterns

The previous chapter focused on the concepts, classes, and methods behind content providers. This chapter more closely examines some implementations of content providers, organized into simple patterns.

Prerequisites

Understanding this chapter requires that you have read the preceding chapter, along with the chapter on permissions.

The Single-Table Database-Backed Content Provider

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The Local-File Content Provider

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The Protected Provider

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The Stream Provider

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FileProvider

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StreamProvider

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