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

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Big Challenge! Need Help installing an Open-source Software

Hi Ubuntu Community, I am new here and I need a helping hand. I am learning to use an open-source software, but I am having trouble installing it in Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. The Open Foris Plataform ...
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Javafx is not on the default classpath even with Oracle JDK 1.8

I recently installed Oracle JDK 1.8 on my Kubuntu Linux machine following this guide. I did the manual install because I couldn't get the easy one to work. If I've understood correctly, javafx should ...
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Missing tools.jar (Android Studio)

The command $ ~/android-studio/bin/studio.sh says 'tools.jar' seems to be not in Android Studio classpath. Please ensure JAVA_HOME points to JDK rather than JRE. I have searched for the solution ...
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Setting JAVA environment variable [duplicate]

I am setting up new Ubunut machine. Stuck on setting up Java environment variable. I have tried all possible way and whatever solution I found here. None of them worked. It is still giving me blank ...
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Installing Java 8 and Setting environment variables

I just completly shifted to Ubuntu from Windows 7. I am a java developer and now I need to install Java 8 JDK and JRE. I installed 64 bit ubuntu 14.04.02 and it seems like there are lot of ways to ...
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The package jre1.8.0-40 needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive for it

I tried to install JDK using rpm package jdk-8u40-linux-x64.rpm. used command sudo alien -i jdk-8u40-linux-x64.rpm. But i am getting below error. The package jdk1.8.0-40 needs to be reinstalled, but ...
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How to setup Java-Home and Path in Ubuntu 12.04

we are new to Ubuntu.Recently we changed my server OS to ubuntu 12.04 from windows 7 . every one have their own login details. one of my college installed Open-Jdk7. I asked him, where you installed ...
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Android Studio Desktop Entry shows “OpenJDK shows intermittent performance and UI issues.”

On Ubuntu 14.04 I recently installed Android Studio v1.0.1 and noticed that it warns against using the OpenJDK due to "intermittent performance and UI issues." As recommended, I installed the Oracle ...
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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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How to set new JDK home in NetBeans IDE after Java update (NetBeans IDE refuses to start)

This is a question which will help you through what to once you have realised that after updating your Java version, NetBeans IDE refuses to launch. And even after updating your $PATH variable in your ...
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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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Connecting to edelivery.oracle.com (edelivery.oracle.com)|23.57.214.140|:443… failed

I am running the following command sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer however I am receiving the following error Downloading Oracle Java 7... --2015-03-10 08:13:35-- ...
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Error installing oracle-java8-installer from webup8team ppa

Does anyone know how to fix this? First I did: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java Then I did: sudo apt-get update And then: $ sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer Reading ...
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Installation of SAP GUI 740 on Ubuntu 14.04

I need your help! I have the following version of JRE installed on my system: java version "1.7.0_75" OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea 2.5.4) (7u75-2.5.4-1~trusty1) OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM ...
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'tools.jar' is not in IDEA classpath

I am a new user of Linux, it has been recommended to me by my friend. He told me to install software called IntelliJ Idea IDE. Well I have been following the tutorial. But now when I try to open ...
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Android KitKat build on Ubuntu 14.04, Wrong JDK

I am trying to build Android-x86 KitKat branch from android-x86.org on an Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit machine. However, when I run make it doesn't run very long until there is an error which halts ...
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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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How to uninstall manually installed java? (jdk 8) [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit and installed the wrong version of Sun/Oracle's Java JDK (32 bit instead of 64 bit) using the Ask Ubuntu Post I assume I have to uninstall it now. How can I do ...
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Beginner Programming Issue with Javac

I am reading through an introductory book for Java programming and I am facing an issue from the get-go. I am told to run in the terminal javac Example.java. From that command, javac compiler is ...
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Java installation and Android Studio AVD problem

Android Studio doesn't open as root terex@Terminator:/android-studio/bin$ sudo ./studio.sh ERROR: Cannot start Android Studio No JDK found. Please validate either STUDIO_JDK, JDK_HOME or JAVA_HOME ...
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libjvm.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Trying to install the rJava package on R, on my 14.10 ubuntu, using this code if (!require(rJava)) install.packages('rJava') got few errors related to java including jni problems, after ...
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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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How to uninstall JDK

Today I installed Android Studio but when I opened it raised the error: 'tools.jar' seems to be not in Android Studio classpath. Please ensure JAVA_HOME points to JDK rather than JRE. I ...
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Setting JDK 7 as default

four@twenty:~$ file /etc/alternatives/java /etc/alternatives/javac /etc/alternatives/java:symbolic link to `/usr/lib/jvm/java-7-openjdk-amd64/jre/bin/java' /etc/alternatives/javac:symbolic link to ...
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Installing JDK 8 after removing OpenJDK 7

I just removed OpenJDK at Ubuntu Software Center, and downloaded JDK 8 at official Oracle site, and installed with alien. But when I type java -version at terminal, it keeps returning ...
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“Please ensure you have JAVA_HOME points to JDK rather than JRE” message

I have java installed aaa@ubuntu:~$ whereis java java: /usr/bin/java /usr/bin/X11/java /usr/local/java /usr/share/java aaa@ubuntu:~$ whereis javac javac: /usr/bin/javac /usr/bin/X11/javac and ...
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JDK issue, terminal won't recognize commands (javac, javah ect) when JDK is installed.

Hi I installed JDK alongside Netbeans 8.0.1 and all the java commands are found in: /home/username/jdk1.8.0_31/bin and it's not recognized in the terminal when I type javac, javah ect. Can someone ...
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“Oracle JDK 7 is NOT installed” error even though JDK is installed

I installed Java Jdk manually by downloading jdk-7u40-linux-x64.tar.gz and following this link. When I check its version, it's OK: user@mylaptop:~$ java -version java version "1.7.0_40" Java(TM) SE ...
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.JAR Files Not Running Right Ubuntu 14.04

Ive downloaded many different .jar files for Runescape private server clients, yet they will load up just fine but will turn into a black screen. Ive tried running the file with JDK 6 and 7, along ...
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Installing java 8:update-alternatives: error: alternative path /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.8.0/bin/java doesn't exist

I know this question might seem like a duplicate question, but I think its not. I'm trying to install java 8 on my ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have tried many method, but nothing worked for me. So I ...
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My netbeans is not working after I deleted the jvm folder

My netbeans is not starting since I deleted the /usr/lib/jvm folder. But I have installed java jdk 1.7.0_51.deb debian file and the file dir is /usr/java. When I tried to start the netbeans using ...
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Issue launching phpstorm, seems like a java problem

I just got my ubuntu enviroment setup 2 days ago. And im trying to install phpstorm, and adding it into the enviroment path. I downloaded the tar.gz file, unzipped it to /home/documents/IDE/phpstorm/ ...
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“No such file or directory” when invoking java

I'm trying to re-install Oracle JDK 7 32 bit to 64 bit Ubuntu (previously 64 bit JDK was installed). JDK is currently present at /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.7.0. I invoke sudo update-alternatives --remove ...
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libjai-imageio-core-java in Ubuntu 14.04

It seems that libjai-imageio-core-java is missing on 14.04 (it is available on Ubuntu 12.04): http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=imageio&searchon=names Is there a replacement for this ...
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installing a jdk and android studio after downloading its zipped folder

this is a common error whenever i try to install jdk, jre and android studio : error processing package oracle-java7-set-default (--configure): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured No apport ...
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oracle-jdk and open-jdk simultaneously on ubuntu machine

I have an oracle-jdk8 installed on my ubuntu 14.04 and i use it for android development, also I need open-jdk or jdk7 for scala because apparently scala has some issues with jdk8. So I was wondering ...
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Install jstack without the entire openjdk-7-jdk bundle

I am wondering if it is possible to install jstack without the entire openjdk-7-jdk bundle. So far, I have a process to manually copy of the following folders and binary from an existing installation ...
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How to remove Oracle JDK

I didn't find article any related articles How to remove Oracle JDK there are some related articles but they didn't solve the problem. I installed Oracle JDK tarball file from Oracle site by ...
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install jdk-7u71-nb-8_0_2-linux-i586.sh [duplicate]

I have downloaded JDK 7u71 with NetBeans 8.0.2 from http://www.oracle.com/us/technologies/java/jdk-7-netbeans-download-432126.html. I want to know how to install jdk-7u71-nb-8_0_2-linux-i586.sh on ...
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Can not launch Android Studio

Showing the message 'tools.jar' seems to be not in Android Studio classpath. Please ensure JAVA_HOME points to JDK rather than JRE. how can i solve it show me how install jdk properly
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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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How to downgrade Java. For example Java 7u72 to 7u67

How can I downgrade java 7 to update 67 as suggested by this Check Point issue? I need this to install Check Point VPN. I have to install Java 7u67. How can I do it? How can I install specific ...
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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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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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What is the difference between the five versions of Java on this page for Ubuntu?

I want to install Java on my computer so that I can develop programs and I came across this page on Java in the Ubuntu community documentation. It says: Java is a technology from Oracle (formerly: ...
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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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How to install openjdk-7-jdk on Ubuntu 12.04 without dragging in unrelated GUI and sound packages?

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS What's going on here? # apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following extra packages will be ...