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.

Signing Your App

Perhaps the most important step in preparing your application for production distribution is signing it with a production signing key. While mistakes here may not be immediately apparent, they can have significant long-term impacts, particularly when it comes time for you to distribute an update.


Understanding this chapter requires that you have read the core chapters of this book.

Role of Code Signing

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What Happens In Debug Mode

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Production Signing Keys

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