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Unable to execute a linux program in Ubuntu [duplicate]

I installed fresh Ubuntu 14.04 , downloaded eclipse (https://www.eclipse.org) Luna, extracted eclipse in a folder and then double clicked "eclipse" program file. The error that i am getting is : ...
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How to install Java plugin in Firefox? [duplicate]

I am trying to install Java and plugins for firefox. I installed both jdk and jre. When I try with the sudo update-alternatives --config java command it shows only one choice available. Plugins are ...
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How can I install Sun/Oracle's proprietary Java JDK 6/7/8 or JRE?

I want to install Oracle's JRE and to update to the latest version with the Software Updater when they released. Is there a Ubuntu package that is provided by Canonical or Oracle? Before release Java ...
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How can I update to jdk and jre 7?

I've been using jdk6 on ubuntu 12.04. I was trying to update my jdk to 7. I installed jdk7 and also removed jdk6. Now my javac version is 1.7.0_03. but my java version is still 1.6.0_24. So I got ...
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Cannot get Java to work in Firefox

In Firefox 17 on Ubuntu 12.04, I cannot get the Java verification applet to work (needless to say I cannot get any Java applications on the browser working). I already tried uninstalling and ...
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Problem Opening Programs and Where is what I intall?

I download Java to run Minecraft and also other programs that need installation. When I open it, instead of opening it with an installation or something it opens the folders inside of the program with ...
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java problem all over again [duplicate]

When I try to run something that requires java, I get this message: "Java(TM) is required to display some elements on this page.". Next to it is offered a link to install plug-in. First it was offered ...
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How can I install Minecraft?

I have tried many tutorials but none of them are clear enough. I have also tried installing it using Wine but it won't update and Wine goes gray and stops working. Does anybody know an easy way to ...
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How do I install Oracle JDK 6? [duplicate]

Most of the software is not thoroughly tested with Java 7 and I would like to install Oracle's JDK 6.0 on Ubuntu 11.10. Could someone please provide me the instructions for the same?
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How to get icedtea7-plugin?

On Ubuntu 11.10 (oneiric), I installed openjdk-7-jre openjdk-7-jdk but could not find icedtea7-plugin. How to get the plugin? $ java -version java version "1.7.0_147-icedtea" OpenJDK Runtime ...
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Error running Java web application with OpenJDK Java7 runtime in Ubuntu 14.04

I have fresh Ubuntu 14.04 install on my HP Pavilion g6 laptop. I have installed OpenJDK and IcedTea plugin in order to run Java applications as explained here. But when I am going to chess.com ...
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I'm having a lot of trouble installing and running Java [duplicate]

New to Lubuntu. I'm having trouble installing Java. Can anyone point to a 'site where I can get some clear & simple how-to? thanks
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How to uninstall softwares installed with `apt-get`

I am a newbie and followed the instructions of the site: http://sejalivre.org/instalando-o-java-6-update-30-no-ubuntu/ in order to install Java and some proprietary software based on Java on my Ubuntu ...

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