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Build Android APK with Ionic2 Beta and Cordova on a OSX

Install Ionic Beta, Cordova and TypeScript

git clone username@repo
cd repo
brew install node
npm install -g ionic@beta
sudo npm install -g cordova
sudo npm install -g typings
sudo npm install -g gulp
npm install

Android SDK

brew install android-sdk
brew install Caskroom/cask/java
android update sdk --no-cli
echo "android {
         buildToolsVersion "24.0.1"
         compileSdkVersion 23
       }" > platforms/android/build-extras.gradle

Put android-versionCode="24" in config.xml in your root folder (only whole numbers are allowed).

cordova build android

Should now yield:

BUILD SUCCESSFUL

Total time: 6.846 secs
Built the following apk(s):
	/Users/username/repo/platforms/android/build/outputs/apk/android-debug.apk
Build Android APK with Ionic2 Beta and Cordova on a OSX
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