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ResourceNotFoundException, erratic Power key behavior, and wrong Android OS orientation

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This is what happens when I encountered a ResourceNotFoundException after pressing the Power key while running my Activity. Note, I have set my Activity layout orientation to Landscape mode before crashing it explictly with the Power key.


I'm unable to handle the Power key and don't really know why I keep having ResourceNotFoundException when dealing with this sort of thing.

Code for handling Power key:

[source lang="java"]@Override
public boolean onKeyUp(int keyCode, KeyEvent e) {

//renderView is SurfaceView subclass that handles the game and such.

switch (keyCode) {
case KeyEvent.KEYCODE_MENU:
if (renderView.isGamePaused())
case KeyEvent.KEYCODE_BACK:
return super.onKeyUp(keyCode, e);
return true;

public boolean onKeyDown(int keyCode, KeyEvent e) {
switch (keyCode) {
case KeyEvent.KEYCODE_HOME:
return true;

public void onCreate(Bundle bundle) {

//Some codes not related to handling Power key........

IntentFilter filter = new IntentFilter(Intent.ACTION_SCREEN_ON);
BroadcastReceiver screenreceiver = new BroadcastReceiver() {
public void onReceive(Context context, Intent intent) {
if (intent.getAction().equals(Intent.ACTION_SCREEN_OFF))
else if (intent.getAction().equals(Intent.ACTION_SCREEN_ON))
this.registerReceiver(screenreceiver, filter);

//Some other codes. Again, not related........

The ResourceNotFoundException logcat error is given below. I suspected it has to do with being unable to load a resource while the Android smartphone isn't powered, but I'm not too sure about that.

[source lang="plain"]
10-08 16:03:04.153: W/ResourceType(30117): Failure getting entry for 0x7f030002 (t=2 e=2) in package 0 (error -75)
10-08 16:03:04.153: D/AndroidRuntime(30117): Shutting down VM
10-08 16:03:04.163: W/dalvikvm(30117): threadid=1: thread exiting with uncaught exception (group=0x40aaf228)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): FATAL EXCEPTION: main
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start activity ComponentInfo{nttu.edu/nttu.edu.activities.MenuActivity}: android.content.res.Resources$NotFoundException: Resource ID #0x7f030002
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread.performLaunchActivity(ActivityThread.java:2194)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread.handleLaunchActivity(ActivityThread.java:2229)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread.handleRelaunchActivity(ActivityThread.java:3791)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread.access$700(ActivityThread.java:139)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread$H.handleMessage(ActivityThread.java:1265)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.os.Handler.dispatchMessage(Handler.java:99)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.os.Looper.loop(Looper.java:154)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread.main(ActivityThread.java:4945)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at java.lang.reflect.Method.invokeNative(Native Method)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:511)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at com.android.internal.os.ZygoteInit$MethodAndArgsCaller.run(ZygoteInit.java:784)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at com.android.internal.os.ZygoteInit.main(ZygoteInit.java:551)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at dalvik.system.NativeStart.main(Native Method)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): Caused by: android.content.res.Resources$NotFoundException: Resource ID #0x7f030002
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.content.res.Resources.getValue(Resources.java:1113)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.content.res.Resources.loadXmlResourceParser(Resources.java:2353)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.content.res.Resources.getLayout(Resources.java:952)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.view.LayoutInflater.inflate(LayoutInflater.java:394)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.view.LayoutInflater.inflate(LayoutInflater.java:352)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at com.android.internal.policy.impl.PhoneWindow.setContentView(PhoneWindow.java:269)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.Activity.setContentView(Activity.java:1885)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at nttu.edu.activities.MenuActivity.onCreate(MenuActivity.java:25)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.Activity.performCreate(Activity.java:4531)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.Instrumentation.callActivityOnCreate(Instrumentation.java:1071)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): at android.app.ActivityThread.performLaunchActivity(ActivityThread.java:2150)
10-08 16:03:04.173: E/AndroidRuntime(30117): ... 12 more

Would anyone liked to provide hints on this? Thanks in advance. Edited by jbadams
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[quote name='jbadams' timestamp='1349695883' post='4987952']
FYI, we don't delete topics at user request. If you've solved this issue yourself you might consider sharing your solution so that others may potentially benefit.

Uh, now I got to upload the last 2nd picture showing a similar error again. I'll be moving on... Edited by tom_mai78101

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