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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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1answer
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openjdk-7-jre on Ubuntu 10.10

As mentioned here, by running this command you can install Java 7 JRE. $ sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre But sometimes I can't find the package in the official repository of Ubuntu even after ...
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How to install Java plugin for 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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./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 ...
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1answer
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Don't Know How To Install Softwares In Ubuntu [duplicate]

I want To Know How To Download And Install Software. I Know that I can download software from Ubuntu software center, but there are a lot of software that are not available in Ubuntu Software Center. ...
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9answers
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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.
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1answer
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Java version for Ubuntu 14.10 [duplicate]

What version of Java should I load onto my Ubuntu 14.10 O/S. Also if there is a specific process needed to install same please provide explicit instructions as I am first learning to use Linux?
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1answer
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SIGBUS error with JRE when using eclipse

I encountered a SIGBUS error when starting up eclipse. There was nothing wrong before this, I've just turned on the laptop and the error appears: $ eclipse # # A fatal error has been detected by the ...
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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 ...
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0answers
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Hard time on posting on Ebay

I'm trying to sell stuff on ebay and I'm having issue with JAVA "component" that doesn't work & I cant complete or save my listing. Chrome is a no go and firefox will open a java "popup" but with ...
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Openjdk Java in Ubuntu 12.04 missing [duplicate]

I'm install OpenJDK Java on my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop using the following command: sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk But I keep having java not found: The program 'java' can be found in the ...

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