Questions relating to the installing and use of the Java Development Kit (jdk)

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getting different version of java in ubuntu

I am getting different version of java when i run java -version and javac -version. for java-version iam getting java -version java version "1.7.0_65" OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea 2.5.3) ...
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Problems with Eclipse GUI

Sometimes, without any evident pattern, Eclipse fails to render some stuff. I can't give much more information because the problem is difficult to reproduce, even if it appears often, and also even ...
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Cannot install java?

Edit: This is Ubuntu 13.04 Before I begin, I've seen this question around, sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk It tells me ... ect .. ect (Failed to fetch) Failed to fetch ...
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can't set up java for R under ubuntu 14.10

Problem: before upgrading, under Ubuntu14.04, I just installed the default JRE and JDK, and R 3.0.2 (the default for that rev of Ubuntu),and sucessfully ran R CMD javareconf. However, since ...
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jar files not working

In terminal when try to run jar file it doesn't launch. I have recently uninstalled open jdk 6 to save some space if that matters. abe@abe-Dimension-8400:~/Desktop$ java -jar Minecraft.jar I use ...
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Unable to Clean boot disk space

I use a sony vaio and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I want to install Windows 7 and whenever I insert a bootable usb drive, Error occurs. It says that 693 MB of boot disk space require. How to clean boot disk ...
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Installing Programs, ie Java 8 jdk [duplicate]

I am trying to migrate from Windows to Linux. Why is so difficult for beginners to install programs to a linux computer. Starting to miss the self extracting executable programs in Windows. I have ...
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I can't install openJDK 7 in ubuntu 12.10 (32-bit)

Using Ubuntu Software Center I tried to install OpenJDK 7 but got the following notification. **Package dependencies cannot be resolved** This error could be caused by required additional software ...
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installing jdk8 in ubuntu 12.04

I am completely new to Ubuntu and I want to install jdk8. I downloaded the jdk-8u25linux-x64.tar.gz file from their website, but I wanted to follow a lot youtube videos but somehow I cannot follow ...
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java installation not sucessful on ubuntu 14.04

I tried to install java from terminal but failed to install and got error like dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.
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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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Eclipse Luna(4.4.1) can't find the JRE for jdk1.8u25

I recently installed jdk1.8u25. The java codes are working fine in the terminal but in eclipse it is not working. Can anyone give any solutions for this?
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Can't figure out how to run eclipse (missing JDK/JRE)

I'm very new to Linux and coding, I'm really interested in learning and really want to contribute to this process here at Ubuntu as soon as possible. I downloaded Eclipse Luna. When I try to run it ...
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all command in jdk/bin can not execute

for example i type jmap in terminal, it will show: The program 'jmap' can be found in the following packages: * openjdk-6-jdk * openjdk-7-jdk Try: apt-get install <selected package> ...
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How to set the path to xstream in Ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04, and installed my version of jdk using sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk Now I installed xstream 1.4.7, but whenever I compile any java files using the package, I get an ...
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Problems installing Oracle java 1.8

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to install Oracle java 8. I downloaded the .rpm file published by Oracle: jdk-8u20-linux-x64.rpm and then ran the following commands trying to install it: $ ...
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Android Studo showing :“OpenJDK shows intermittent performance and UI issues.”

I have recently installed Android Studio on my Ubuntu 12.10 64bit machine, but every time that I opened it kept giving the following error "OpenJDK shows intermittent performance and UI issues. We ...
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Do I need to Install jdk?

I realized that my java compiler wasn't up-to-date on my ubuntu 12.04 $ sudo update-alternatives --config javac There are 2 choices for the alternative javac (providing /usr/bin/javac). Selection ...
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CrashPlan desktop app suddenly terminated after Splash Screen

CrashPlan desktop app suddenly terminated after Splash Screen This was a fresh CrashPlan install on Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 with Oracle Java 7 JDK. Most of /usr/local/crashplan/log/....log was not ...
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Specifying path to java interpreter while installing Java Wireless Toolkit

I have already installed JDK. I could run java programs through command line as well as through Netbeans IDE. Now I want to install java wireless toolkit. I have downloaded the "*.bin" file from ...
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use jdk1.8.0_20 which comes with Netbeans also for Aptana

I just installed Netbeans 8 with jdk1.8.0_20. Which is working fine but a little bit slow. So I figured why not try Aptana Studio but Aptana website states that openjdk is not supported. Can I use ...
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how to install java 1.5 jdk in ubuntu

I am getting this error when trying to install java 1.5 jdk sudo apt-get install sun-java5-jdk Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package ...
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Installing oracle java versions

I went to the website to download (Java Platform (JDK) 8u20 ), http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk8-downloads-2133151.html to download ORACLE java for my machine. I was ...
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Running .jar File using JDK on Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I install JDK on my Ubuntu 14.04 so I can use Netbeans and Android studio. I download a .jar file in the internet and I want to run it on my PC. My problem is, I cannot find java to run this file. I ...
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JDK 8 Installation for Ubuntu 14.04 (Android Studio & NetBeans)

I downloaded jdk-8u11-nb-8-linux-i586.sh and installed it in my home folder. Then I install NetBeans, it is successful I think because I can compile my java code using netbeans. Now when I install ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes when running project in netbeans 8 with jdk 7

This question seems to be a duplicate but it's not! I run ubuntu from a live pendrive only and wanted to test a netbeans project for linux. I have installed oracle's jdk 7u67, netbeans 8. When I tried ...
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Unable to share desktop while using Webex

While using WebEx, I am not able to share desktop. An error message shows that "Java is not enabled", but I've installed jdk7.4. I am using Ubuntu 13.10.
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Update-alternatives creating symlink to directory instead of file

I ran update-alternatives --install /usr/bin/java java /opt/jdk/jdk1.8.0_11/bin/java 100 It is creating symlink named java to /opt/jdk/jdk1.8.0_11/bin/ instead of /opt/jdk/jdk1.8.0_11/bin/java inside ...
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Unable to start topcoder arena in Ubuntu 14.04

When I want to clear cache using javaws - viewer these error comes. I am trying to launch my topcoder arena. Picked up JAVA_TOOL_OPTIONS: -javaagent:/usr/share/java/jayatanaag.jar Exception in ...
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JDK 8 installation from .tar.gz file [duplicate]

I have downloaded jdk-8u11-linux-x64.tar.gz from the oracle website, and I have done gunzip and tar -xf which extracted all the files into a jdk directory(/usr/local/src/jdk1.8.0_11). Now is that it ...
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Eclipse does not start on 14.04

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 and have been trying to install and use Eclipse ever since. I tried using both open JDK as well as Oracle JDK installations(both Java 7 and Java8) and both Eclipse ...
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Changing the Java Runtime in NetBeans 8 on Ubuntu 14.04

(Not sure if this is the right site for this question - if not please migrate.) I am using Netbeans 8 for C++ on Ubuntu 14.04. Ubuntu comes with the Open JDK Runtime, which is what Netbeans is ...
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How do I install Eclipse Luna and JDK8 to work in Ubuntu Studio using XFCE?

I tried following guides online to install Eclipse, but I'm not sure if it was supposed to work for my distro. I'm also unsure if openJDK 8 is the same thing as JDK8 for linux and whether or not it's ...
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Having problem with installing JDK 7 and 8

I wanted to install JDK 7 and 8 on my system and I followed bellow post: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/16263556/installing-java-7-on-ubuntu But now, when I enter the: sudo apt-get install ...
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How do I change my java version?

I want to install Oracle JDK on my Ubuntu 14.04. I tried using webupd8's method. The installer worked fine but the when I type java -version I get: java version "1.7.0_55" OpenJDK Runtime Environment ...
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Eclipse dosn't see JDK

I had installed Eclipse and it was working well few days ago. Now I can't create Java project, there is no such option and in the Eclipse Preferences there is no mention about the word Java. I was ...
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IcedTea plugin for openjdk 8

I updated from openjdk 7 to openjdk 8. Meanwhile I uninstalled jdk 7(which uninstalled icedtea plugin too). I tried to reinstall icedtea with sudo apt-get install icedtea-7-plugin But it ...
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Switch to Oracle Java JDK in 14.04?

Ubuntu 14.04 comes with OpenJDK after updating from 13.10. $ java -version java version "1.7.0_55" OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea 2.4.7) (7u55-2.4.7-1ubuntu1) OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM ...
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Can't run InstallJava executable file

I can't seem to run a Java executable file, even though I've already installed the latest jdk. See the below screenshot. Am I using the right command, via: ~$ open InstallJava or is ~$ ./InstallJava ...
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Eclipse Kepler crashes on Ubuntu 14.04 when using WindowBuilder

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and with a lot of problems I have to face daily with this OS, there is another recent one. Problem: Whenever I try to use Eclipse's WindowBuilder to design SWING GUIs, after a ...
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NetBeans has broken interface with OpenJDK

Sorry for English. Usually (say, at 4/5 of times), when I start NetBeans, interface is partially broken. For example, menu items are appearing and at once disappearing after click; some parts of ...
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error showing: unable to launch “ PATH=…” X session ---, falling back to default session

When I logged in after successfully installing jdk 1.8.0_05 on Ubuntu 14.04 it says: :unable to launch "PATH=/usr/local/sbin ...... X session --- ...
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Eclipse and java 7 but no javac?

I have a java computer program that I can compile in Eclipse just fine. I want to compile it from the command line and get the message javac not found. I figured that I just didn't have my path setup ...
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How to set the JDK for Android Studio?

I can't compile a default new project for Android 2.1 because(?) the JDK used by Android Studio is JDK 1.7 but it should be JDK 1.6. To change it I go to File -> Project Structure and try to find the ...
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intellij idea not opening because of jdk/bin/java

I am relatively new to ubuntu. i am using idea intellij from jetbrains for developing applications with gwt and java. Recently i have installed ubuntu 14.04 and everything works fine but idea 13. I ...
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Multiple JDK is not working properly in Ubuntu 14.04

JDK versions (jdk1.7.0_21 and jdk1.7.0_55) Installed and Configured like below. jdk1.7.0_21 update-alternatives --install "/usr/bin/java" "java" "/usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.7.0_21/bin/java" 1 ...
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gzip: stdin: unexpected end of file -> problem in extracting jdk-7u55-linux-x64.tar.gz

I have downloaded 'jdk-7u55-linux-x64.tar.gz' When I execute following command to extract, sudo tar xvzf jdk-7u55-linux-x64.tar.gz also tried, sudo tar xvf jdk-7u55-linux-x64.tar.gz sudo tar xf ...
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Install Java 6 for a single project while leaving the default for the rest of the system at Java 7

In order to install a development environment for an older version of Android, I need to have Java 6 installed. I already, however, have Oracle Java 7 installed on my system and would like to keep it ...
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Eclipse can't find Java after upgrade to 14.04

After upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 Eclipse 3.8 can't find any installed Java VM. I have the Sun JDK 1.7 and the openJDK7 installed. I have tried modifying the eclipse.ini to point it to one of the ...
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Download failed : Oracle JDK 7 is NOT installed

When i try to install something it gives me this error: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden 2014-04-23 09:32:53 ERROR 403: Forbidden. download failed Oracle JDK 7 is ...