How to install Cordova/Phonegap

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Steps to install cordova/phonegap

To install cordova from command line, follow these steps

Download and install Node.js

Command :

$ sudo apt-get install node.js

Node.js is a runtime system for creating server-side applications.

Download and install npm


$ sudo apt-get install npm

npm is the package manager for node.js

Install cordova using npm


$ sudo npm install -g cordova

-g above tells npm to install cordova globally

To run emulator using cordova


$sudo apt-get install ia32-libs

Cordova requires android sdks to run their project. For this, download android sdk from


cordova platform add android

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