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How to upgrade java compiler - different problem

After the most recent automatic software update, java 7 on 14.04 no longer works. The initial problem is the same as that described at "How to upgrade Java compiler". Here's the message we got: ...
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Gephi crashes while loading the sample file

I was trying to install gephi for some network analysis. Initially there was problem with the Java Runtime Environment that is installed. I removed the Open JRE and installed the Oracle JRE 8u77. Even ...
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Cannot Run an Executable .jar File [duplicate]

Ok, so I installed jre1.8.0_77 into the /usr/java/ folder. I added the /usr/java/jre1.8.0_77/bin/ folder to the PATH variable correctly (/etc/environment), I know this as I can run .jar files from the ...
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Is there a app or software that will allow me to access a Zip file that was down loaded from the Hightail web site?

I am using a Asus laptop, running on Ubuntu 15.10, - (64bit) - however, my problem is this, I downloaded two zip files from the Hightail website, and I am unable to read the files. when I click on ...
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Autostart .jar file with screen

How can I autostart a .jar file in screen at boot? I already have some other programs that start at boot, but the .jar file doesn't work for me.
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Memory usage by Java processes

I notices that applications use almost all memory on my ubuntu 14.04 server. Can you look into my htop screen and let me know whether this situation is normal? There are many processes for two ...
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Issues while attempting to open a java project with Netbeans on Ubuntu Mate 15.10

Well, i just moved from windows and installed Netbeans to do some java projects, but I can't manage to open, either my old projects or even a new one. Here's some screenshots: while attempting to ...
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Replace JDK 9 with JDK 8

I need to replace JDK 9 with JDK 8. I have installed JDK 9 using commands: sudo apt-get updatesudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get ...
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JVM problem while running eclipse

I have installed Java 9 JDK on my Ubuntu. Now I need to install Eclipse. I have downloaded and extracted Eclipse Mars to /opt folder. When I started eclipse from console I got error: ...
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Cannot print from Java Apps

I am using specific (proprietary) niche Java app that runs fine on Ubuntu with OpenJDK. However, the purpose of the app is to provide printed output, but I cannot print from it at all - not to any ...
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PdfBox 2.0.0 write text at given postion in a page

I have just passed from PdfBox 1.8 to 2.0.0 and there are quite significant differences. Before to write a text on an existing pdf page I used drawString. In 2.0.0 draw string is deprecated but ...
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visual VM with JDK problem

I'm new to ubuntu ,i'm trying to use tool called jvisualvm to know if there is amemory leak or not , i got after after installed it update-alternatives --config java There are 3 choices for the ...
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how to download a CVS reposititory from sourceforge

How do I download this code with cvs? I press "enter" when prompted for a password, but no download initiates. thufir@mordor:~$ thufir@mordor:~$ cvs ...
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Eclipse not working properly: GUI glitches etc

I've recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 Beta on my system, because I need a lot of newer packages for development. Eclipse has been very very difficult though. I've worked with Eclipse Mars on 14.04 and ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 How to launch Java new version?

How to launch Java new version in Ubuntu 15.10 Untrusted Application Launcher The application launcher 'sun_java.desktop' has not been marked as trusted. If you do not know the source of this ...
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Frostwire giving me strange errors regarding library and stack guard. What do I do?

I just installed FrostWire 6.1.9 on Ubuntu 14.04. I ran it from the terminal, and I saw this in the terminal window: $ frostwire HOSTNAME IS aspire Starting FrostWire... Java exec found in PATH. ...
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OpenJDK Ubuntu 16.04 [closed]

I'm trying to install openjdk on Ubuntu 16.04 Beta 2. After the upgrade from beta 1 to beta 2, openjdk 8 was installed and openjdk 7 was removed. When trying to install openjdk 7 I get the following ...
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Uninstalling jre1.8.0-73 from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm trying to remove Java jre1.8.0-73 from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and on every try I made, I got this error: Removing jre1.8.0-73 (1.8.073-1) ... find: «/usr/java/*»: No existe el archivo o el ...
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Minecraft error downloading launcher package

I recently downloaded the launcher for minecraft but I get an error when i try to launch it: Bootstrap (v5) Current time is Mar 29, 2016 5:23:49 PM System.getProperty('os.name') == 'Linux' ...
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how does java work in ubuntu? [closed]

Is java the same in ubuntu as with a text editor like note pad? if so do I just write the script and save as java in ubuntu? running ubuntu server 14 on 32 bit pc no other os running on that pc. ...
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How to handle SWT applications in 16.04

It seems that SWT (eclipse based) applications in Xenial (16.04) are mostly broken with default-jdk (ie openjdk 8). This includes Eclipse IDE, Gantproject, etc... They either won't load, or won't ...
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Imported Android Studio project has a wrong java path

I just imported an existing Android project into Android Studio running on Ubuntu 14.04. In the Studios Project Structur the JDK location is the following: /usr/lib/jvm/java-8-oracle which is what ...
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netbeans not all requested modules can be enabled

I know this question has already been posted, but the solutions provided don't work for me. I added the webupd8team/java repository and installed oracle-java8-installer and oracle-java8-set-default. I ...
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how to make a java rpm pakage?

I want to make a package that consist of jars, just like the jdk rpm package. But I don't know to write the java spec rules.Is it the same as c spec rules?
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Ubuntu 14.04 Issue with Java and OpenCV install

OK, I'm relatively new to Ubuntu. First off, does OpenCV 2.4.9 have any compatibility issues with 14.04 LTS? Every time I execute a make in the build folder, it leaves out the java under list of ...
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Help required to install Oracle JDK 8 on Ubuntu 15.10 - Where and how?

edit - the above link answered my question - it's up and running!. thanks Pilot6 and shadow. I am a Linux newbie. I am trying to install the Oracle JDK 8 and NetBeans on my computer. My internet ...
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Open JDK 7 Install Question

I thought I have downloaded open JDK 7 but when I search for in in applications I see Open JDK Java 6 Policy tool. Any ideas what I'm missing?
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Installing netbeans on default user doesn't work but on root does

I'm trying to install latest netbeans but installing on normal user results with modern looking gui which freezes after early configuration progress bar. Running same installer with sudo results in ...
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how to run “gradle run” through xvfb?

What are the equivalent directions for Ubuntu? On your CentOS 6.3 host Follow these steps to set up a CentOS 6.3 host to run headless Selenium tests with Firefox. sudo yum -y install ...
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Ubuntu: Set up Apache2 Server in Netbeans 8.1

So I added downloaded apache servers and installed in /usr/share/Apache2 (I believe this was coming when I downloaded PHP) If I open localhost I get the Apache site so I think Apache is working The I ...
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How to install Java 8 only for one user

Assuming that there are 2 users (UserA, UserB) on a Ubuntu machine, how do I install Java 8 only for one user? I followed the steps described in this link: ...
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Unable to create a file in /etc/profile.d/ : Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I wanted to create a file oraclejdk8.sh in the folder /etc/profile.d/ according to the accepted answer given here. But in the process I am getting an error like this: ...
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In which system file does 'export' command make changes?

I installed java-8 using a PPA. After that I gave a command: export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-8-oracle I had heard somewhere that this command does temporary changes. But after many logouts and ...
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Java isn't working [duplicate]

I installed Java 7 and 8 using ppa:webupd8 and my terminal says it is installed, but when trying to run minecraft it says This application requires a Java Runtime Environment 1.7.0 I'm not the ...
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What to do when jayatana doesn't work?

I have installed jayatana but menues of the java apps (Intelij, etc) are still not in ubuntu menu. I tried to install/remove/purge/resintall in many ways, the logs of the apps being launched show ...
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Smartgit 7.1 freezes while startup

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64 machine. When I start smartgit 7.1.2, it freezes on startup saying creating tray icon. I added following in vmoption file: jre=/usr/lib/jvm/java-7-oracle/ -DSWT_GTK3=1 ...
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Maven environment variable not working on other terminal

When I run echo $PATH and echo $JAVA_HOME command as a normal user, I get jdk path variables set. But when I run as a root user, the variables are not set there. I copied maven binary folder to /opt ...
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Completely uninstall java on ubuntu 15.10

I have a problem uninstall java in my system . I tried this How to completely uninstall Java? but I always get the same error. The following packages have unmet dependencies: default-jre : Depends: ...
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How can I fix this error when I want to install something

Oracle JDK 8 is NOT installed. dpkg: error al procesar el paquete oracle-java8-installer (--configure): el subproceso instalado el script post-installation devolvió el código de salida de error 1 ...
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How to install OpenJDK 8 on 15.10?

Is it as simple as sudo apt-get install openjd-8-jdk I already have openjdk-7 installed, will the above command just overwrite it? Will the latest version be used, despite having multiple versions ...
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Trying To Install Java 8.. Unable to locate package openjdk-8-jre

I'm attempting to install JAVA JRE 8. I have tried following the apt-get's, but it cannot be found there. I attempted to download it straight off Oracle's website, and i have the folder now in my ...
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how to get windows and windows classic preview design in netbeans ubuntu

I wrote a java program with Windows preview design in Windows os. Today I installed netbeans in ubuntu 14.04 and unfortunately I noticed Windows and Windows Classic preview design is not available in ...
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SIGSEGV - in Ubuntu

If I run: gruinda@gruinda-LIFEBOOK-AH532:~/prism-3.3.1-src/bin$ sudo ./xprism It works fine, but if I run: gruinda@gruinda-LIFEBOOK-AH532:~/prism-3.3.1-src/bin$ ./xprism ...
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Minecraft confusion?

So I bought mine craft and I looked on you tube found how to do it and did it only there was a problem. I ran the launcher hit play and then it pops up the launcher again and says: something about ...
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How to build an java applet?

The funny thing is, this code was applied with success on other people's computers after they made the byte code and html file. But my java IDE is running on Android and the compiler threw 17 errors, ...
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Start Java process within a PHP application

Not sure if this is the right place to ask or should I ask on stackoverflow.com but I will try here first. I have a php web application and somewhere within this application I have a button. That ...
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Running *.jar files with Java 7 Runtime

When I run the *.jar file my Ubuntu pops up an error message with The file /... is not marked as executable. If this was downloaded or copied from an untrusted source, it may be dangerous to run. ...
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Update from java 1.7 to latest version

How can i update to the latest version of java if i have already installed on my pc java 1.7. If i should remove it first, how can i do that?
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Can't run chromedriver and google-chrome-stable at the same time

Up until now I've been using chromium as my default browser and have been running java-selenium test automation with chromedriver (which I've downloaded and manually specified its location to the ...
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LTK toolkit java for RFID

I have a RFID reader ZK-RFID101. I'm trying to use the LTK toolkit java so that I can develop a middleware for that equipment. I Download the .jar from sourceforge site. I add it to the class ...