Background: I have been working on mobile application development with react-native and native android in past. So, If you are coming from React Native background, some references could be there.
The story will be in the steps followed to get started rather than more descriptive. For any cross platform development, we need to ensure couple of things while getting started.
If you are here after searching,
“Android build fails because it fails to find Build Tools revision 23.0.3" or
“> failed to find Build Tools revision 23.0.2 or xx.x.x”.
This post relates with your issue then you have come to the right place
It is an overhead building for android with react-native if you are using many libraries that interact with native java code. Those libraries need to build with your project too.
There are cases when you can not get it building in the first run because you need to always change the build tool version of the library…
to fix this issue, you need to add the white icon with transparent background.
Changes in AndroidManifest.xml [in application level]
… and add white logo with transparent background in res.