27
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5answers
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How to compile a .java file

How can I compile a .java file. What programs will I need and if I need java jdk I need help installing that. I'm very new to ubuntu so any program I need to install I will need a tutorial on how to ...
46
votes
3answers
217k views

How to install the Java plugin for Firefox?

I am trying to install Java and plugins for Firefox. I installed both the JDK and JRE. When I try with the sudo update-alternatives --config java command it shows only one choice available. Plugins ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Error in software installation

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and when I want to install any software I encounter this error: sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre openjdk-6-jre [sudo] password for ali: Reading package lists... ...
1
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4answers
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how can istall installtion jre-7u5-linux-x64 JAVA on Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Java? I want to install jre-7u5-linux-x64 on Ubuntu 12.04 marwa@marwa-Vostro-1540:~$ sudo apt-get install [sudo] password for marwa: Reading package ...
1
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3answers
45k views

./configure no such file or directory even after installing build essentials

I'm trying to install Java SE 7 on my ubuntu 13.04. I have already downloaded tar.gz file and extracted. But when I wrote in terminal: ./configure I saw this message bash: ./configure: No such ...
1
vote
2answers
6k views

bash: /usr/bin/java: No such file or directory

i have installed jdk1.8.0 manually from the oracle website. i have followed the steps written in this website. At last when i executed java -version command i got this result:- bash: /usr/bin/java: ...
0
votes
0answers
135 views

How to install Java on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I tried to install Java on Ubuntu but it not get installed. please help me. I download java jre-8u73-linux-x64.tar.zip.
1
vote
1answer
267 views

Installing Java on Ubuntu 15.10 [closed]

I'm installing Java on Ubuntu 15.10 when I typed sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java The result: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/add-apt-repository", line 95, in <...
437
votes
25answers
697k views

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 ...
48
votes
6answers
160k views

UPNP / DLNA (client) player recommendations?

Since neither VLC stable / VLC nightly builds / Totem with Coherence Plugin work properly in oneiric I'm searching for an alternative to watch media streamed from my seagate dockstar using minidlna as ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Trying to install JDK [duplicate]

I'm trying to install JDK on ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I downloaded it from oracle website. Than I extracted it and moved in usr/lib/java. It says java doesn't exist but it does. I use this video https://...
0
votes
1answer
220 views

Installing java for 32 bit on a 64bit OS on terminal

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr 64 bit and I want to install Java 32bit. I have removed the previous JRE which was 64 bit, now I need help how can I do this on the command line. I was using the ...
0
votes
4answers
13k views

Installing Java on ubuntu [duplicate]

I have tried to install java on ubuntu, but cannot find a way to make it work. Is there a way to install java with apt-get?
78
votes
9answers
254k views

How to completely uninstall Java?

How can I completely remove all traces of Java on my system? I already know how to install it in case I need it again.
-3
votes
1answer
136 views

Just recentlygot Ubuntu and have no idea what to do [closed]

Assume I have absolutely no idea what im doing,Im trying to just get used to and set up some basic things using this OS, tried to install Java and couldnt even manage that. If possible, id like to be ...

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