Is there a ubuntu commandline command to update my Android API, I need to download android-19
Note: I am using ubuntu commandline only, no GUI.
From the documentation:
Starting with Tools R12, the SDK Manager offers a slightly better way
to update the SDK from command-line.
Previously the “
android update sdk --no-ui” command already allowed
one to update from the command-line, but it had the annoying tendency
of installing every single platform or add-on. There are now 30 or
more packages available on the SDK repository, including 12 platforms;
that’s a lot to download when most people only need the most recent
platform. Starting with R12, you can use combine new things:
android list sdk” will connect to the remote repository and list all the
packages available with an index number.
android update sdk --no-ui”
accepts a “
--filter” argument that can take a package index, or a
Here’s an example in action:
There’s still room for improvement, notably in a future release we’ll work on the first install case and making the update smarter at figuring out what to get.