Will Verduzco · Mar 5, 2011 at 12:00 am

Installing ADB on Ubuntu… The Easy Way

In case you haven’t noticed, the majority of ADB setup guides seem to be written with one operating system in mind: Windows. What happens if you happen to be running the open source, alternative operating system Ubuntu and you feel the urge to ADB push the latest themed APK file to your device? In order to save you the from heartache and pain that is encompassed by searching for these instructions yourself, XDA member bloodychaos has you covered. He has written a nice “lazyman’s install guide” on this very topic, which takes you through all the steps from installing the JDK and SDK to setting the path.

If you’re a Ubuntu user and would like help on receiving your share of ADB bliss, please continue on to the original thread.


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