1. https://git.torproject.org/orbot.git
(In Eclipse, Import Projects from Git -> select “Clone submodules” -> Import as general project)

2. Install automake, libtool

3. Export ANDOIR_NDK_HOME and ANDROID_HOME, then

export PATH=$ANDROID_HOME/tools:$PATH

4. In Android SDK manager, install SDK Platform API 23 Rev.3, and Extras -> Android Support Repository

5. In orbotservices/src/main, run

ndk-build

Otherwise there is error: “orbotservices/src/main/libs/armeabi/pdnsd” not found

6. In Orbot root directory, run

make -C external

7. Verify tor and polipo binaries

file external/bin/tor external/bin/polipo

8. In Orbot root diretory, build a debug APK (assuming target is Android 6.0)

android update project --name Orbot --target android-23 --path .
./gradlew assembleDebug

the APK is in app/build/outputs/apk/


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