Nov 1, 2018

The easiest way to install Java Development Kit and Android Studio on Ubuntu

Using Ubuntu Make

If you're running Ubuntu, the easiest way to install both a Java Development Kit and Android Studio is by using Ubuntu Make, a command line tool that sets up various development environments and all dependencies for you.
If you're on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, you'll have to add the Ubuntu Make ppa first:
  • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-desktop/ubuntu-make
  • sudo apt-get update
Then, you can install Ubuntu Make itself:
  • sudo apt-get install ubuntu-make
And finally you use Ubuntu Make to install Android Studio and all dependencies:
  • umake android