Monday, October 14, 2013

How-to Install Android Development Kit on Lubuntu 13.04-13.10 32bit/64bit Step-by-Step Visual Guide

How to Install Android Development Kit Lubuntu 13.04/13.10

The Guide Show Simply and Step-by-Step How-to Quickly and Easily Install Eclipse-Android ADT Bundle for Lubuntu Linux 13.04-Raring/13.10-Saucy Xfce i386/amd64 Desktop

The Eclipse ADT Ready Bundle Represent the Quickest and Easiest Way of Getting-Started Developing for the Android Platform.

With a single download, the ADT Bundle includes everything you need to begin developing apps:

  • Eclipse + ADT plugin
  • Android SDK Tools
  • Android Platform-tools
  • The latest Android platform
  • The latest Android system image for the emulator

To Make the Entire Process Easier to Visualize and Retain the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the Essentials Steps Involved.

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Install Android Development Kit on Lubuntu - Featured
  1. Download Android SDK ADT Bundle Ready to Develop:

    ADT Bundle r21 Linux x86/
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
    Install Android Development Kit on Lubuntu - Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    Install Android Development Kit on Lubuntu - Open Terminal
  4. Check if Java JDK7 is Installed
    java -version
    How-to Install Oracle Official Java JDK7 for Lubuntu Linux
  5. Relocate Android Developer Tools
    mv /tmp/adt-bundle-linux* /opt

    Make a Symlink to Distingue ADT Eclipse Bundle from Ordinary Eclipse:

    ln -s /opt/adt-bundle-linux*/eclipse/eclipse /opt/adt-bundle-linux*/eclipse/adt
  6. Insert Android Developer Tools into User PATH
    nano ~/.bashrc
    export PATH=/opt/tmp/adt-bundle-linux*/eclipse:$PATH

    Ctr+x to Save and Exit :)

    Load New Settings

    source ~/.bashrc
  7. Create an Eclipse Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    Lubuntu How Menu Launcher
    Linux Lubuntu Eclipse Launcher Inserted into Applications Menu
  8. Getting-Started Coding Hello-World Android App on Eclipse ADT:

    Eclipse-Android App Hello-World