DevCon Mobile Camp in cooperation with Philippine Mobile Developers (PhMoDev)
REQUIREMENTS FOR ANDROID TRAINING ATTENDEES
All laptops should be prepared prior to attending the event.
- Must have good grasp on programming with at least the Java Standard Edition
Supported Operating Systems
- Windows XP (32-bit), Vista (32- or 64-bit), or Windows 7 (32- or 64-bit)
- Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later (x86 only)
- Linux (tested on Ubuntu Linux, Lucid Lynx)
- GNU C Library (glibc) 2.7 or later is required.
- On Ubuntu Linux, version 8.04 or later is required.
- 64-bit distributions must be capable of running 32-bit applications.
- Eclipse 3.5 (Galileo) or greater (http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/)
- Eclipse JDT plugin (included in most Eclipse IDE packages)
- Several types of Eclipse packages are available for each platform. For developing Android applications, we recommend that you install one of these packages:
- Eclipse IDE for Java Developers
- Eclipse Classic (versions 3.5.1 and higher)
- Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers
- JDK 5 or JDK 6 (JRE alone is not sufficient) (http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html)
- Android Development Tools plugin (http://developer.android.com/sdk/eclipse-adt.html)
Android phone (optional)
- If using an Android phone instead of the emulator:
- For Android Developer Phones (ADP), Nexus One, and Nexus S: Install the Google USB Driver
- For a different Android-powered device, get the USB driver from the device OEM. For help finding the appropriate driver, see the list of OEM USB Drivers (http://developer.android.com/sdk/oem-usb.html).
Android SDK (http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html)
- Check the Android website for instructions on how to install the SDK (http://developer.android.com/sdk/installing.html)
- Components must already be installed.
- If using an Android phone, install the SDK platform that best matches the version on your phone.
- If using the Android emulator, install any SDK platform version from 2.1 to 2.3.1