Compiling Android 2.3 on Ubuntu 11.10

I found a nice tutorial explaining now to compile Android 2.3 on Ubuntu 2.3.

These tips fixed all issues I was getting on Ubuntu:

Also add: uuid-dev

If you are compiling Android with ubifs support then you need to install:

$ apt-get install liblzo2-dev:i386

4 thoughts on “Compiling Android 2.3 on Ubuntu 11.10

  1. Thank you Peter!

    It was a little challenge get Android 2.3 compiling on Ubuntu 11.10.

    Now everything is fine. Thanks for sharing!

    Best Regards,


  2. actually the easiest thing to do (though it takes up a little more space) is to just install an ubuntu 10.04 chroot inside you 11.10 system.

    check out schroot.


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