How to Install aapt in Ubuntu 18.04

Install aapt by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install aapt


Android Asset Packaging Tool

The Android Asset Packaging Tool (aapt) takes your application resource files, such as the AndroidManifest.xml file and the XML files for your Activities, and compiles them. An is also produced so you can reference your resources from your Java code. This tool allows you to view, create, and update Zip-compatible archives (zip, jar, apk). It can also compile resources into binary assets.


Version: 1:7.0.0+r33-1

Section: universe/devel