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Installing and setting up Android Developer Tools in Ubuntu 13.10

1. Check whether your Ubuntu is running 32bit or 64 bit OS. In terminal window, type in

uname –m

If the response is i686, you have a 32-bit version of Linux.If the response is x86_64, you have a 64-bit version of Linux.

2. Download Android Developer Tool and extract anywhere you want and rename it with no space.


3. Download Java Runtime Environment (JRE) extract inside eclipse directory of your Android Developer Tool and rename it to jre.


If your are running Ubuntu with 64 bit system, it is required to install  lib32z1 lib32ncurses5 lib32bz2-1.0 to avoid this error: /home/username/ADT/sdk/platform-tools/aapt: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Install ia32-libs via terminal : sudo apt-get install lib32z1 lib32ncurses5 lib32bz2-1.0 lib32stdc++6

4. If java is not installed you will encounter this errors:

       ./android: 1: ./android: java: not found
       ./android: 1: .…