Android Build Error at ./

Christian Lohmaier lohmaier at
Mon Nov 12 17:41:01 UTC 2018

Hi *,
On Mon, Nov 12, 2018 at 4:22 PM ツ <brendajerop2 at> wrote:
> I'm trying to build the Android version of LibreOffice but I get the
> following error when running ./ :
> "configure: error: Unrecognized Android NDK. Missing RELEASE.TXT or
> file in ~/home/brenda/Android/Sdk/ndk-bundle/.
> Error running configure at ./ line 296."
> I have updated my autogen.input to reflect the correct SDK and NDK path.
> I have also checked the ndk-bundle folder and file
> exists. I'm using ndk revision 18.
> Does anyone have any suggestions as to how I can solve this?

The check fails because it checks for

api-level is set to 14 currently - but NDK 18 dropped support for
anything older than 16.

→ So change it to  ANDROID_API_LEVEL=16 in

(not that you'll also need to adjust android/source/build.gradle and
external/owncloud-android-lib/build.gradle accordingly)


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