How To Use ADB

Install ADB

How to install ADB

First you must synchronized index file,then you can Install it directly.

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install android-tools-adb

Add permission & Write configuration files

Now,It’s already installed on your computer.But you still need to do some preparations.

Add permission

$ sudo  useradd -G plugdev $USER

Write configuration files

touch a rules file for it.

$ sudo vim /etc/udev/rules.d/51-android.rules

Write the following to the file

SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ENV{DEVTYPE}=="usb_device", MODE="0666"

This is a general setup.

Restart udev

$ sudo /etc/init.d/udev restart

How To Use ADB

ADB over Wi-Fi/LAN

  • Ensure that either the Wi-Fi or LAN is connected.

  • Enable ADB debugging on your Device: Settings-->Developer options--->USB debugging

  • Check the IP address of your Device: Settings-->About device--->Status--->IP

  • Run the adb connect command:

$ adb connect xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx(IP address)
$ adb root
$ adb connect xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx(IP address)
$ adb remount
  • Then you can push to debug

ADB over USB

  • Ensure that a USB-C cable is connected between your PC and VIM.

  • Enable ADB debugging on your device: Settings-->Developer options--->USB debugging

  • Open a terminal and type:

$ adb shell

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