How-to Install Android Studio on Fedora 20 32/64-bit Linux Easy Guide

March 13, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Android Studio IDE on Fedora 20

The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Android Studio IDE on Fedora 20 “Heisenbug” Mate/KDE/Lxde/Xfce i686/x8664 Linux Desktop.

So Android Studio is an IntelliJ IDEA based Development Environment with this Features:

  • Gradle-based build support.
  • Android-specific refactoring and quick fixes.
  • Lint tools to catch performance, usability, version compatibility and other problems.
  • ProGuard and app-signing capabilities.
  • Template-based wizards to create common Android designs and components.
  • A rich layout editor that allows you to drag-and-drop UI components, preview layouts on multiple screen configurations, and much more.
  • Built-in support for Google Cloud Platform, making it easy to integrate Google Cloud Messaging and App Engine as server-side components.

On the Fedora Android Studio IDE Installation Guide Bottom Link to Android App Hello World on Android Studio.

Android with Linux Penguin
  1. Download Android Studio IDE IntelliJ for Linux:

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

    Install Android Studio IDE on Fedora 20 Linux - Extraction
    Or from Shell:

    unzip -d /tmp/ ~/Downloads/android-studio*.zip
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Android Bundle Fedora 20 Linux - Open Terminal
  4. Install Required Packages

    sudo dnf install compat-libstdc++-296.i686 compat-libstdc++-33.i686 \
    compat-libstdc++-33.x86_64 ncurses-libs.i686 zlib.i686\
    glibc.i686 glibc-devel.i686 libstdc++.i686 \
    zlib-devel.i686 ncurses-devel.i686 libX11-devel.i686 \
    libXrender.i686 libXrandr.i686

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

  5. Install Required Oracle Java JDK 8 on Linux Fedora:

    Install Oracle JDK8 for Fedora
  6. Relocate Android Studio IDE
    sudo su

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

    chown -R root:root /tmp/android-studio && mv /tmp/android-studio /opt

    Make a Symlink for Quick-Starting Android Studio:

    ln -s /opt/android-studio/bin/ /usr/bin/android-studio
  7. Finally to Start Android Studio IDE
    From Terminal:


    How-to Create a Desktop Menu App Launcher:
    Linux Desktops App Launcher.

  8. Quick-Start with Android Apps on Android Studio:

    Android Studio App Hello-World
Fedora Install Android Studio IDE - Android Studio IDE Start

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