Time for action - running the example project

The android tool has given us a minimal example of an Android project, basically a "Hello World" application.

  1. In your console or command-line, change directory to KitchenDroid.
  2. To build and sign the project, run:
    ant debug
    
  3. You will need to start the emulator with the default AVD you created earlier:
    emulator -avd default
    
  4. Now install your application in the emulator:
    ant install
    
  5. In the emulator, open the Android menu and, you should see an icon named QuestionActivity in the menu. Click on this icon.
    Time for action - running the example project

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