DHIS2 Android SDK 1.6.1 has been officially released

Dear DHIS2 community,

We are glad to inform you that the version 1.6.1 of the DHIS2 Android Software Development Kit (SDK) has been officially released. This is a patch version, and it has no new features or changes in the SDK Interface (Data Access Layer). It means that the DHIS2 Android developers can update the SDK without experiencing any compatibility issues.

This patch release is our response to challenges and bugs reported by the community. Specifically, this version has fixed some issues related to period dimensions in the analytics engine, search TEIs by uid, among others. It also has improved very significantly the sync time when downloading multiple program indicators. You can see the list of bugs solved and improvements in jira

The funcionality of the SDK including code examples is fully documented . You can also download and check out the SDK code in the following GitHub repository.

This is the latest stable release for version 1.6. Don’t forget to have a look at the DHSI2 android skeleton app

The SDK 1.6.1 is being used by the latest DHIS2 Android Capture application (version 2.6.1).

Happy coding!