Installing google-android-build-tools-installer on Ubuntu 17.04 LTS

Example of installing google-android-build-tools-installer on Ubuntu 17.04 LTS using the command sudo apt-get install google-android-build-tools-installer.



Quick installation of google-android-build-tools-installer:

Step 1: Update system:

	sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install: google-android-build-tools-installer

Ater updaing the OS run following command to install the packae:

	sudo apt-get install google-android-build-tools-installer

Package Details

Maintainer:Ubuntu Developers
Home page:
Description:Google build tools for Android (aapt, aidl, dexdump, dx) This package will download the binary Google Android build tools and create a Debian package. The build tools are used in the process of assembling the java code into the APK package. They can also be useful for inspecting APKs. . WARNING: Installing this Debian package causes to be downloaded from and/or from other suggested mirrors. The End User License Agreement of this binary package is available at
Distro:Ubuntu 17.04

How to install google-android-build-tools-installer on Ubuntu 17.04?

Installing google-android-build-tools-installer on Ubuntu 17.04 LTS

First of all update your system with the command:

sudo apt-get update


Above command will download the package lists for Ubuntu 17.04 on your system. This will update the list of newest versions of packages and its dependencies on your system.

After downloading the latest package list with the help of above you can run the installation process.

If google-android-build-tools-installer is not installed on your compter then the command 'dpkg -L google-android-build-tools-installer' will give followin error.

deepak@deepak-VirtualBox:~$ dpkg -L google-android-build-tools-installer
dpkg-query: package 'google-android-build-tools-installer' is not installed
Use dpkg --info (= dpkg-deb --info) to examine archive files,
and dpkg --contents (= dpkg-deb --contents) to list their contents.

Installing google-android-build-tools-installer:

After system update use the following command to install google-android-build-tools-installer:

sudo apt-get install google-android-build-tools-installer

Above command will confirm before installing the package on your Ubuntu 17.04 Operating System. If you are not already logged in as su, installer will ask you the root password. After completion of the installation you can use the package on your system.

How to uninstall/remove google-android-build-tools-installer from Ubuntu 17.04?

Now we will see the commands for uninstalling the google-android-build-tools-installer from Ubuntu 17.04. For uninstalling this package you can easily use the apt command and remove the package from Linux Operating System.

To remove the google-android-build-tools-installer following command is used:

sudo apt-get remove  google-android-build-tools-installer

Following command is used to remove the google-android-build-tools-installer package along with its dependencies:

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove google-android-build-tools-installer

This will remove google-android-build-tools-installer and all its dependent packages which is no longer needed in the system.

Completely removing google-android-build-tools-installer with all configuration files:

Following command should be used with care as it deletes all the configuration files and data:

sudo apt-get purge google-android-build-tools-installer

or you can use following command also:

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove google-android-build-tools-installer

Above command will remove all the configuration files and data associated with google-android-build-tools-installer package. You can can't recover the delete data, so, use this command with care.