I initially thought that setting up Sencha Touch 2 to work under Linux would be
pretty straightforward but it turned out to be a little cumbersome to
install, what follows is a rundown of the steps that it took.
Download Sencha SDK Tools
Download the installer from
, it comes in 32-bit and 64-bit.
$ uname -m
x86_64 # 64-bit
Download Sencha Touch 2
Download it from http://www.sencha.com/products/sdk-tools/download/
, there are two options, an open source version (GPLv3) and a
free commercial version.
Extract Sencha Touch 2 package
# move and extract sencha touch 2
$ mv ~/downloads/sencha-touch-188.8.131.52-commercial.zip dev/sandbox/sencha/
$ cd dev/sandbox/sencha