[Replicant] Android Studio calls for Replicant Studio
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Thu May 26 21:00:55 UTC 2016
On 2016-05-25 23:20, Josh Branning wrote:
> On 24/05/16 11:34, David Hedlund wrote:
>> Android Studio require Android SDK: "The tools in Google's “software
>> development kit” (SDK) appear to be free, but it is hard work to check
>> this. The definition files for certain Google APIs are nonfree.
>> Installing the SDK requires signing a proprietary software license,
>> which you should refuse to sign. Replicant's SDK is a free replacement.
>> - https://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Android_Studio
>> Is there any Replicant Studio or do you guys plan to make it?
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> Just had another look at this ...
> ' Historically, building the Android tools required building the
> full Android SDK as well, since for example the emulator needed the
> system image.
> However, we've been gradually migrating the tools source code over
> to a more independent setup, and you can now build the Android Studio
> IDE without a full Android checkout and without a C compiler etc. The
> instructions for building Android Studio are listed in the Building
> Android Studio page
> This is really what I would want too then. As I don't like having to
> download the whole Replicant tree to build the SDK when creating apps ...
> : http://tools.android.com/build
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So can Android Studio be built on Replicant SDK?
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