How-to Install Android SDK Tools on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy 64bit Easy Guide

November 12th, 2013 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Android SDK Tools Only for Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Android SDK Tools for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander Amd64 Linux.

First of all the Android Software Development Kit (SDK) is the collection of Libraries, Tools, Documentation, and Samples that are required to Run and Develop Android Apps.

The Android SDK Tools Installation is Indispensable for Getting-Started with Android Development on Ubuntu Linux.

To the How-to Install Android SDK Tools for Ubuntu 13.10 Bottom Link to Guide on Installing Appcelerator Titanium for Cross-Platform Apps Development on Ubuntu.

Install Android SDK Tools for Ubuntu 13.10 Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest Android SDK for Linux:

    Android SDK Linux .tgz
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

    Install Android SDK Tools for Ubuntu 13.10 Linux - Android SDK Extraction

    Or from Command Line:

    tar xvzf ~/android-sdk*.tgz -C /tmp/
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Android SDK Tools for Ubuntu 13.10 Linux - Open Terminal
  4. Install Required Multi-Arch Packages

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    apt-get install libstdc++6:i386 lib32z1 lib32ncurses5 lib32bz2-1.0
  5. Relocate Android SDK

    chown -R root:root /tmp/android-sdk-linux*
    chmod -R +xr /tmp/android-sdk-linux*
    mv /tmp/android-sdk-linux* /opt/android-sdk-linux
  6. Insert Android Tools into User PATH
    su <username>
    nano ~/.bashrc

    Append:

    export PATH=/opt/android-sdk-linux/tools:/opt/android-sdk-linux/platform-tools:$PATH

    Ctrl+Shift+v to Paste Content into nano
    Ctrl+x to Save and Exit

    Load New Settings

    bash
  7. How-to Install Recommended Oracle-Sun Java JDK on Ubuntu:

    Install Oracle JDK for Ubuntu

  8. Updating Android SDK Tools & APIs

    cd /opt/android-sdk*
    sudo su -c "tools/android"
    Install Android SDK Tools for Ubuntu 13.10 Linux - Android SDK Manager for APIs
    Restart Again if Prompted to Get Installed the Latest API…
    Install Android SDK Tools Only on Linux 32/64-bit - Installing Latest API

    Select the wanted API’s and Build-tools and Wait Until the Download and Installation is Achieved.

  9. How-to Develop Android Cross-Platform Apps with Appcelerator on Ubuntu:

    Appcelerator Titanium Studio for Ubuntu

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,