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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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0answers
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How to properly set up Sun's JDK? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Oracle's JDK 6? I'm trying to manually install the Sun JDK package (I have my reasons, don't bother asking why). I've successfully extracted the ...
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0answers
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Sun's JDK on Ubuntu 11.10 Server Edition [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Oracle Java JDK 6? How do I install Sun's JDK6 on Ubuntu 11.10 on command line ?
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How to install sun java 6 jdk and jre to Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Oracle JDK 6? For Hadoop, I should install sun-java6-jdk and jre to my Ubuntu 12.04. But, I could not manage to install. How can I install it to Ubuntu ...
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1answer
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How to install a specific version of java? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Oracle Java JDK 6? I want to install JDK 6u30 or later on ubuntu (but not java 7), how can I do so? I'm on ubuntu 11.10
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1answer
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How to install Sun Java jdk 6 on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Oracle JDK 6? The issue has been posted in various sites, but didn't get any of them working for me. Who can help me? I followed the instructions at ...
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11answers
121k views

How do I install Java?

How do I install Java and also in my browser so websites with Java work?
125
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8answers
48k views

Are PPA's safe to add to my system and what are some “red flags” to watch out for?

I see a lot of interesting programs out there that can only be obtained by adding a "PPA" to the system but, if I'm understanding correctly, we should stay within the official "repositories" for ...
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2answers
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How to set default Java version?

I have followed all the instructions stated at this question, but am encountering some problems with the last part of it. I actually have version 6.22 of java and would like to update to version ...
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0answers
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How do I install Oracle Java JDK 7? [duplicate]

If I downloaded the latest JDK from Oracle, do I just download the .tar file and extract it to /usr/lib/jvm/?
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3answers
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Trouble installing Java due to “./install.sfx: not found” error

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I wanted to install Java and so I downloaded the 32-bit self extracting .bin file from http://www.java.com and tried to install it according to their instruction. ...
3
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2answers
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Problem installing Netbeans 7.0.1

i downloaded Netbeans 7.0.1 from netbeans.com for Linux, but i couldn't open it, i tried many applications but it didn't work, why? it says it's not supported and some times it gives me errors, ...
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1answer
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How to configure Firefox to use Oracle Java in XUbuntu 12.04?

It was ok in the past but something has broken some months ago and my bank client authentication Java applet stopped working. Now I have to reboot to Windows and use it from there. I have installed ...
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0answers
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Installing Java On Lubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

The name says it. I checked other sources, but can't really figure it out. I want to run Java games.
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2answers
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Need Java for browser [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Java? I was surfing this site and it said I need Java installed. When I searched a bit, I found three Java type(?). Open jdk, sun Java and Oracle. I ...
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2answers
711 views

I need help installing Java [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Java? I recently dual booted Ubuntu and Windows Vista on my laptop and everything is running smoothly. The only problem is I am unable to install Java ...
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1answer
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Jdk 6.0 update 6 installed sucessfully but java command not working

I switched to linux (Ubuntu 12.04) this morning and find it great but messed up while installing java. :-(. I have installed jdk6.0_6 successfully but when I run java command in terminal, I get this ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu 12.04 problem installing thinkorswim

I have follow the instructions listed in the forum as well as the thinkorswim website. I can get all the way to the launch point for showing the desktop and it won't show I just get a black screen and ...
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1answer
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I cannot install xtreme download manager! [duplicate]

i followed the instruction given in the sourceforge forum but it didn't work.Pls tell me some solutions. cd xdman/ chmod +x xdman.sh ./xdman.sh ./xdman.sh: 2: ./xdman.sh: java: not found sudo ...
0
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1answer
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Unable to install jdk 6 after uninstalling jdk 7

Want to install fresh jdk 6 for Android development. Before I had jdk 7 installed which I removed for fresh jdk 6 installation. Tried using the webupd repository way, not of use, tried downloading the ...
0
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1answer
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Minecraft turn off PC on 11.04

I had install Ubuntu 11.04 on two PC. On one everything work perfect, but another after some time turn off computer. I tried a lot of ideas(reinstall, openJDK 7(give just black screen), but all still ...