I wanted to generate a password hash for use in the /etc/shadow file. My local Linux Mint (Ubuntu) Desktop already has mkpasswd available, your distribution may vary.
This prompts for the password and will generate the hash.
I was following the guide How to Install PhoneGap in Ubuntu and I am regurgitating that advice here with my own changes: Install PhoneGap and Pre-requisites
sudo apt-get install default-jre default-jdk ant
sudo apt-get install npm
sudo npm update npm -g
sudo npm install n -g
sudo n stable
sudo npm install -g phonegap
Download Android SDK Download the Android sdk from http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html, put it somewhere sensible and unpack it. I downloaded the ADT and unzipped it within my home folder :… Read more »