android constants and helper functions

to include this ae namespace portion into your project add the following import statement into your main module ( of your application project:

import ae.droid

this import will ensure that all your permissions will be requested on app startup. on other platforms than Android it will have no effect.

many thanks to Robert Flatt for his investigations, findings and documentations to code and build Kivy apps for the Android OS - see, and to Gabriel Pettier for his service osc example - see

android service examples and documentation: