Android Build System

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Basics of the Android Build system are described at:

Note that "partner-setup" should be replaced with "choosecombo" or even "lunch" in that description.

(This information seems to be duplicated at: I'm going to assume that the site is the most up-to-date, but I haven't checked.)

More information about the Android build system, and some of the rationale for it, are described at:;a=blob_plain;f=core/build-system.html

You use build/ to set up a "convenience environment" for working on the Android source code. This file should be source'ed into your current shell environment. After doing so you can type 'help' for a list of defined functions which are helpful for interacting with the source.