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I need some help getting my game onto android...

Post by Ovidios » Mon Dec 26, 2016 3:22 pm

I did my best trying to follow the guide on the wiki (https://bitbucket.org/MartinFelis/love- ... _-_Windows) but when running ant debug i get the following errors:
C:\Users\Ovidios\Desktop\MartinFelis-love-android-sdl2-35cd9f190025>ant debug
Unable to locate tools.jar. Expected to find it in D:\Programme\JAVA SDK\lib\tools.jar
Buildfile: C:\Users\Ovidios\Desktop\MartinFelis-love-android-sdl2-35cd9f190025\build.xml

-set-mode-check:

-set-debug-files:

-check-env:
[checkenv] Android SDK Tools Revision 25.2.4
[checkenv] Installed at C:\Users\Ovidios\Desktop\ANDROID_SDK

-setup:
[echo] Project Name: love-android
[gettype] Project Type: Application

-set-debug-mode:

-debug-obfuscation-check:

-pre-build:

-build-setup:
[getbuildtools] Using latest Build Tools: 19.1.0
[echo] Resolving Build Target for love-android...

BUILD FAILED
C:\Users\Ovidios\Desktop\ANDROID_SDK\tools\ant\build.xml:538: Unable to resolve project target 'android-25'

Total time: 0 seconds
I feel like I followed the tutorial, but if you could tell me what I did wrong that'd be great. It might have something to do with the android SDK (I didn't get an installer but rather just the tools folder, even though running android.bat did generate some more files).

Thanks in advance for your help!

EDIT: I just noticed I posted this in General. I suspect it belongs to the Support and Development forum? I don't know how to move this though, just wanted to say I'm sorry!

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Re: I need some help getting my game onto android...

Post by Pedin » Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:25 am

i have the same error :/

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Re: I need some help getting my game onto android...

Post by greboide » Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:28 pm

why dont you use android studio, it might be much easier for you, i got it working on linux with sdk and ndk install and gradle build after tweaking android versions on build files...anyway the error is pretty descriptive... Unable to locate tools.jar. Expected to find it in D:\Programme\JAVA SDK\lib\tools.jar

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Re: I need some help getting my game onto android...

Post by raidho36 » Tue Aug 01, 2017 9:27 pm

Thank you greboide for pointing this out: the first thing you must learn to do when you become a programmer is to thoroughly read error messages.

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Re: I need some help getting my game onto android...

Post by 0x25a0 » Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:11 pm

Ovidios wrote:
Mon Dec 26, 2016 3:22 pm
when running ant debug i get the following errors:
BUILD FAILED
C:\Users\Ovidios\Desktop\ANDROID_SDK\tools\ant\build.xml:538: Unable to resolve project target 'android-25'
I ran into the same error message, and was able to fix it by replacing

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 target=android-25 
by

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 target=android-19 
in project.properties.

However, for me ant didn't complain about the missing tools.jar , so that might be a separate problem.

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