Emulating Cordova

Hi I am getting the below error while I am running cordova emulate on my imac macOS Bigsur V11, I installed HomeBrew, Git,node and Cordova, I dont know where I am going wrong

riaznadeemali@Riazs-iMac HelloWorld % cordova emulate

Checking Java JDK and Android SDK versions

ANDROID_SDK_ROOT=undefined (recommended setting)


Using Android SDK: /Users/riaznadeemali/Library/Android/sdk

Subproject Path: CordovaLib

Subproject Path: app

> Task :CordovaLib:compileDebugJavaWithJavac FAILED

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.

  • What went wrong:

Execution failed for task ‘:CordovaLib:compileDebugJavaWithJavac’.

Could not find tools.jar. Please check that /Library/Internet Plug-Ins/JavaAppletPlugin.plugin/Contents/Home contains a valid JDK installation.

  • Try:

Run with –stacktrace option to get the stack trace. Run with –info or –debug option to get more log output. Run with –scan to get full insights.

Deprecated Gradle features were used in this build, making it incompatible with Gradle 7.0.

Use ‘–warning-mode all’ to show the individual deprecation warnings.

See Command-Line Interface


19 actionable tasks: 1 executed, 18 up-to-date

Command failed with exit code 1: /Applications/MAMP/htdocs/APP/HelloWorld/platforms/android/gradlew cdvBuildDebug -b /Applications/MAMP/htdocs/APP/HelloWorld/platforms/android/build.gradle

riaznadeemali@Riazs-iMac HelloWorld %