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Platform-independant wrapper for platform-dependant APIs

Project description


Plyer is a platform-independant api to use features commonly found on various
platforms, notably mobile ones, in python.


Plyer tries not to reinvent the wheel, and will call for external libraries to
implement the api in the easiest way, depending on the current platform.

- on python-for-android, pyjnius is used
- on kivy-ios, pyobjius is used
- on windows/mac/linux, commonly found libraries and programs will be used


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Platform Android < 4.0 Android > 4.0 iOS Windows OSX Linux
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Accelerometer X X
Camera (taking picture) X X
Notifications X X X X X
Text to speech X X X X X
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