Use string format arguments in Android layout xml file [duplicate]
This question already has an answer here:
How do I use databinding to combine a string from resources with a dynamic variable in XML?
I have a string defined in my String.xml file that uses format arguments, i.e.:
Is there a way to assign a value to the format argument in a layout xml file? I have something like:
I know I can do it in java, but is there a way to do it here?
No, there is no means of applying a value to the format from a layout file — only in Java. Sorry!
UPDATE: You can now use data binding for this — see the duplicate question.
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