tagged: android-aapt

Android: Get versionName or versionCode of an APK from the command line

You can use aapt in android's build-tools directory of whatever build tools version you're using.
You pass that tool the badging command, and then pass it the location of your APK.

$ANDROID_HOME/build-tools/24.0.2/aapt dump badging app/build/outputs/apk/app-release.apk

If you scroll through all the output, you can find the versionName and versionCode.

android android-aapt android-versionCode

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