Bug #2989

Feature #2600: compare APK lists as part of p2p sync process

Query Android Observatory for APK Information

Added by pd0x almost 4 years ago. Updated almost 2 years ago.

Status:NewStart date:02/21/2014
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:pd0x% Done:


Target version:integrated audit and user-generated data


When an APK is found to be different on-device than offered from an FDroid repo (See #2600) it would be useful to see what the Android Observatory knows about both the on-device APK and the APK in the FDroid repo.


Bug #2990: Android Observatory APIClosedpd0x

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#1 Updated by pd0x almost 4 years ago

This feature should aim to use the FDroid "Downloader" classes & Infrastructure in order to benefit from the work done there to support Tor and other transport mechanisms. See Feature #2598

#2 Updated by hans over 3 years ago

JSON querying has been deployed:

  • E.g. look up an app: curl -H "Content-type: application/json" https://androidobservatory.org/app/381D5416CA511CD91D3B2267FBE535328FD3D36D
  • E.g. look up a cert: curl -H "Content-type: application/json" https://androidobservatory.org/cert/9F1960C9584FEE5E166419354985A2B5FE413570

#3 Updated by hans over 2 years ago

  • Target version changed from improved security/usability to integrated audit and user-generated data

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