Errors on app Build - Deprecated Gradle


I am new to android app dev’t and am stuck with some errors on app build.
Am using Ubuntu 18042

Please advise me on this error am getting whenever I run
react-native run-android

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.

  • What went wrong:
    Execution failed for task ‘:app:installDebug’. EOF

  • 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.

  • Get more help at

Deprecated Gradle features were used in this build, making it incompatible with Gradle 6.0.
Use ‘–warning-mode all’ to show the individual deprecation warnings.

26 actionable tasks: 1 executed, 25 up-to-date
error Could not install the app on the device, read the error above for details.
Make sure you have an Android emulator running or a device connected and have
set up your Android development environment:
error Command failed: ./gradlew app:installDebug. Run CLI with --verbose flag for more details.


1 Like

I had this issue, and this worked for me:
react-native run-android --no-jetifier