Build Android on Centos5.2

Based on http://source.android.com/download

 

# uname -a

Linux chitty 2.6.18-92.1.22.el5 #1 SMP Tue Dec 16 12:03:43 EST 2008 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

# more /etc/*release

CentOS release 5.2 (Final)

# yum install zlib-devel

# wget http://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/git-1.6.1.2.tar.bz2

# tar jxvf git-1.6.1.2.tar.bz2

# cd git-1.6.1.2

# ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/git

# make

# make install

# find /usr/local/git/ -print | wc -l

243

# cd ~

# download and install jdk-6u12-linux-i586.rpm, jre-1.6.0_12-fcs from java.sun.com

# /usr/java/jre1.6.0_12/bin/java -version

java version "1.6.0_12"

Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_12-b04)

Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 11.2-b01, mixed mode, sharing)

# yum install flex bison gperf SDL-devel.i386 ncurses-devel.i386

# mkdir bin

# curl http://android.git.kernel.org/repo >~/bin/repo

# chmod a+x ~/bin/repo

# mkdir mydroid

# cd mydroid

# export PATH=$HOME/bin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/git/bin:/usr/java/jre1.6.0_12/bin:$PATH

# repo sync

# make

 

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