Installing Android SDK on Ubuntu Desktop 13.04

I want to learn about Android application and heard about phonegap. Android SDK is a must have before proceed to next step. Here my documentation for install android SDK on my Ubuntu Desktop 13.04 :

Get latest SDK Tools, minimalist is better. I pick SDK Tools only.

After get the link via firefox I decide to use wget :

$ wget -c http://dl.google.com/android/android-sdk_r22.3-linux.tgz
$ mv android-sdk_r22.3-linux.tgz /home/alamsyah/
$ cd /home/alamsyah/
$ tar xvzf android-sdk_r22.3-linux.tgz

update path ::

$ export PATH="$HOME/android-sdk-linux/tools:$HOME/android-sdk-linux/platforms:$PATH"

$ echo $PATH

/home/alamsyah/android-sdk-linux/tools:/home/alamsyah/android-sdk-linux/platforms:/usr/lib/lightdm/lightdm:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games:/usr/local/games

install jdk and  ant

$ sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jdk ant

Selection 002 Installing Android SDK on Ubuntu Desktop 13.04

Click Install 9 Packages button to continue and get rid of “missing platform tools” error message.

Selection 003 Installing Android SDK on Ubuntu Desktop 13.04

After install remaining packages then the path need to adjust :

PATH=“$HOME/android-sdk-linux/tools:$HOME/android-sdk-linux/platforms:$HOME/android-sdk-linux/platform-tools:$PATH”
Last one need to install related to Android SDK is : android debug bridge
$ sudo apt-get install android-tools-adb

Enough icon smile Installing Android SDK on Ubuntu Desktop 13.04