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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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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 to install OpenJDK 8 on 14.04 LTS?

As of 2016-04-23 Ubuntu 16.04 has ben released, with both OpenJDK 8 and 9 in the official repositories. I would recommend upgrading to that. As of 2016-01-11 OpenJDK 8 is still not available in an ...
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OpenJDK-8/Oracle JDK 8 Font Patches for Ubuntu

Is there a patched version of OpenJDK-8 or Oracle JDK 8 for Ubuntu 14.10 which fixes ugly fonts in Java Applications (Jetbrains products, Netbeans etc.)? I had previously installed a patched version ...
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Unable to install java on Ubuntu Server 16.04 xenial

I hope someone can help me out on this one, since I am a real beginner on Ubuntu and Linux in general. I am trying to install java on my Ubuntu Server and I'm getting the following error : :~$ ...
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error on installation of openjdk7

Im trying to install openJDK7 on ubuntu 12.04. I have a folder with all the *.deb files that openJDK7 needs when I try to run the command sudo dpkg -i *.deb I get this error in the end of the process:...
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Java doesn't work (IcedTea )

I installed IcedTea Plugin on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS using Firefox. I receive this error message: Problem initializing runtime environment. Changing the SecurityManager is not allowed. I am not very ...
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cant able to install openjdk-7-jdk and openjdk-7-jre

When I run sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk I am getting this error $ sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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how to build openjdk for specific versions type?

My openjdk build directory does not contain the jreheadless, what is the path to refere for openjdk jdk , openjdk jre , openjd jreheadless?
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How can I install OpenJDK on Ubuntu 16.04?

Since I upgraded to the latest version of Ubuntu, I cannot install the Java OpenJDK package needed to compile Android custom ROMs. When I run sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk, the following error ...
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How to install Eclipse for Oracle Java on Ubuntu 12.04

I have Oracle Java 7 on my system and want to install Eclipse and make it use Java 7 instead of openjdk. I installed Eclipse earlier using synaptic but after doing check updates it didn't work ...
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Setup and install IntelliJ with JDK

Is there any scripts for downloading and installing IntelliJ with JavaJDK or OpenJDK? I don't know how I did it before using Ubuntu 12.10 but I'm now on a fresh 13.04 install and I have been looking ...
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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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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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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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Unable to open .jar files with Java

I'm using Lubuntu and trying to open a file named Minecraft.jar, but all the solutions that work for other people aren't working for me. I have these versions of Java installed: openjdk version "9-...
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Replace openjdk with oracle-jdk on Ubuntu

I have an ubuntu system and I want to replace my openjdk with oracle-jdk. However if I remove my open-jdk and then install oracle-jdk, when I try to install some packages they want to install ...
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IcedTea plugin for OpenJDK 8

I updated from OpenJDK 7 to 8. I uninstalled 7, which uninstalled the IcedTea plugin as well. I tried to reinstall IcedTea with sudo apt-get install icedtea-7-plugin But it doesn't work. When I ...
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sudo apt-get upgrade not upgrading some packages [duplicate]

sudo apt-get upgrade is not upgrading packages hp@hp-HP-15-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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How to make pdfsam work in Xubuntu 16.04?

I apt-get install pdfsam in 16.04. It doesn't work with the OpenJDK 9 (preinstalled). Author's site says it works with JDK8. So i did: sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jdk That didn't work ,so i ...
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How to change jdk path in Ubuntu?

I have downloaded the jdk 91 update from the oracle.com I want to apply this update. I kept the .tar.gz file in the directory having path /home/amrit/jdk8/. I tarball and extracted the file. Now when ...
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can't install openjdk keeps giving me error

I tried installing openjdk-9 but for some reason it keeps giving me error Here's the commands i have tried.
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My .jar file run with terminal but not by “clicking”' on it [duplicate]

I made a little program in Java, and it run perfectly when I use the java -jar myFile.jar but when I use the "open with OpenJDK Java 7 Runtime" option, nothing happen. I have no idea why it doesn't ...
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Ubuntu14.04 compile openjdk ERROR:FreeType version 2.3.0 or higher is required

I am using Ubuntu14.04 to compile openjdk,when I run "make sanity" met two ERROR . This problem has been consumed for several days,how can I fix them? ERROR: FreeType version 2.3.0 or higher is ...
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Openjdk 9 broken package cannot install inubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

Fellows I tried to install openjdk-9 jdk via this command: sudo apt-geet install openjdk-9* And I got this error: Τα ακόλουθα πακέτα έχουν ανεπίλυτες εξαρτήσεις: Preparing to unpack .../openjdk-9-...
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Does my Ubuntu have JDK installed?

My Ubuntu is really confusing me. when I run $ java -version to check version of jdk installed it shows like I do not have java but on other hand I can see jdk in /usr/java I want to know if it is ...
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How to remove OpenJDK-9 and all related file to JDK

I know there are many similar post on here regarding issue i am having and trust me I have tried most of them and did not solve my issue. I am trying to uninstall all the JDK files installed in my ...
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Could not extract .bin file

I can not extract .bin file on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Error message: root@ilgar-Ubuntu:~# '/home/ilgar/jre-6u21-linux-i586.bin' Unpacking... Checksumming... Extracting... /home/ilgar/jre-6u21-linux-i586....
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Install specific version of OPENJDK

I would like to know if and how is it possible to install a specific version (version and update version) of a OpenJDK on an Ubuntu server? I know how to install it normally following the ...
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Java crashes with fatal error

I'm trying to get SweetHome3D to work on Lubuntu 16.04, but it crashes immediately after starting. I get the following error message: > sweethome3d Java 3D: implicit antialiasing enabled # # A ...
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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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Can not install 'openjdk-9-jdk' because it tries to overwrite file aready included in 'openjdk-9-jdk-headless'

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial desktop, 64 bit, and wanted to install openjdk-9-jdk (Java 9 development kit). The version available from the universe repository is 9~b114-0ubuntu1. Running the ...
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Fouled up my openjdk-8-jre

Ubuntu 16.04. I was trying to run pycharm, and realized that I must have corrupted my jre at some point. Even after doing: sudo apt purge openjdk-8-jre running java -version gives me: nick@...
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CLion ugly fonts

I have a problem with Clion fonts. They look really ugly. I tried different methods to fix that: Urshulyak solution JetBrains forum solution AskUbuntu solution I even installed infinality and ...
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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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Ubuntu 16.04 and openjdk 7

I would like to upgrade my main system to 16.04, but I work on projects that require OpenJDK 7. Apparently it is not available from a trivial apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk. Only versions 8 and 9 are ...
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How to find path to java?

I needed to update my openJDK to 8 version... And i was download new one this way sudo add-apt-repository ppa:openjdk-r/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jdk sudo update-...
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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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installation of openjdk-8 vs oracle jdk8

I am using Netbeans which I prefer Oracle jdk8. Just now Ubuntu said I had an incomplete upgrade to 16.04. No problem, I let it do its thing. To my surprise it removed Oracle JDK and put openjdk in ...
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Java will not run at all and is not recognized as a command no matter how many times I install it

I have been fighting with Java for nearly a week now. Please bear with me, I'm very new to linux and Ubuntu. I first attempted to install the JDK as the following site had written, which did not work....
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How can i make java version1.8.0_91 my default java version?

When I type: java -version it says: joelle@joelle-Satellite-L745D:~$ java -version java version "1.8.0_91" Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_91-b14) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (...
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What is the difference between Oracle JDK 8 and Open JDK 8? [duplicate]

There are two kind of JDK available for Ubuntu(Oracle JDK 8 and Open JDK 8). Which one is recommended for programmer to install ?
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Cannot compile java following upgrade to Kubuntu 16.04

Before I upgraded Kubuntu I could compile in eclipse. Eclipse now says: The project was not built since its build path was incomplete. Cannot find the class file for java.lang.Object. Fix the build ...
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How do I install Java?

How do I install Java, including in my browser, so websites with Java work?
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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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How to install JDK sources?

How can I download the source code of Java on my local machine, so I can reference it in an IDE?
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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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Missing file from openjdk-7-dbg

I'm having trouble with the package openjdk-7-dbg on Ubuntu 14.04 (amd64). I've installed the package openjdk-7-dbg and according to the list of files there should be a file libjvm.so that is ...
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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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Juniper network connect on Ubuntu 14.04 cannot find 32 bit Java

I have Ubuntu x64 and trying to install Juniper network connect. Installed 64bit jre/jdk, icedtea and 32bit jre sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre icedtea-7-plugin sudo apt-get install openjdk-...