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  1. 78cf98b Merge changes from topic 'upgrade-smali' by Treehugger Robot · 3 months ago master n-iot-preview-4 android-n-iot-preview-4 android-o-preview-3
  2. a000b5a Update smali/baksmali to 2.2.0 by Ben Gruver · 3 months ago
  3. 8764034 Merge remote-tracking branch 'aosp/upstream-master' by Ben Gruver · 3 months ago
  4. bda1c3d Merge "Support dex version 38 in smali" by Colin Cross · 3 months ago android-o-preview-2 android-wear-o-preview-3
  5. 705b1eb Support dex version 38 in smali by Colin Cross · 3 months ago


smali/baksmali is an assembler/disassembler for the dex format used by dalvik, Android‘s Java VM implementation. The syntax is loosely based on Jasmin’s/dedexer's syntax, and supports the full functionality of the dex format (annotations, debug info, line info, etc.)

Downloads are at If you are interested in submitting a patch, feel free to send me a pull request here.

See the wiki for more info/news/release notes/etc.


  • github Issue tracker - For any bugs/issues/feature requests
  • #smali on freenode - Free free to drop by and ask a question. Don't expect an instant response, but if you hang around someone will respond.

Some useful links for getting started with smali