To build Digi Embedded for Android, you need the following:
A Linux machine with the hardware requirements listed at https://source.android.com/setup/build/requirements.
|Ubuntu 18.04 is the recommended distribution to build Android 11.0, the version used in the ConnectCore 8X. The instructions below are specific to Ubuntu 18.04.|
Set up your development computer to build the Android firmware:
Install required packages.
Issue the following command to install the required packages in Ubuntu 18.04:
$ sudo apt-get install bc bison build-essential curl flex fontconfig gcc-multilib git-core g++-multilib gnupg lib32ncurses5-dev lib32z1-dev libc6-dev-i386 libgl1-mesa-dev libssl-dev libx11-dev libxml2-utils rsync unzip x11proto-core-dev xsltproc zip zlib1g-dev
|For more information on how to set up your local work environment to build the Android source files, go to https://source.android.com/setup/build/initializing.|