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How do I disable Apport from including a core dump?

Intro: apport is a python applicaton running on ubuntu which automates bug reporting. In case of a crash it determines which application crashed, and auto generates a detailed report on the crash, ...
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Netbeans cannot find java

So, I uninstalled Openjdk 7 and installed Oracle Java from webupd8. But after the installation Netbeans won't start. I have tried all the methods posted online about editing the netbeans.conf file and ...
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Are there any reliable sources with more frequent jdk icedtea package releases?

I use the canonical repository for retrieving updates from the jdk icedtea, but it seems that it is lagging a lot behind what is supposed to be the latest stable version as per the icedtea website (...
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Removed JDK6, installed JDK7. JAVA_HOME broke and javac not installed

I am finding that the javac is not in the java-7-openjdk-i386 package. Problem 1: $ javac The program 'javac' can be found in the following packages: * default-jdk * ecj * gcj-...
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Installing openjdk-6-jre:i386 on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit: broken dependencies

I wa strying to install openjdk-7-jre:i386 in order to access to the university's VPN. I've a machine with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (precise) 64 bit. However, when I try to install openjdk-6-jre:i386, sudo ...
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java MainServer gives java.lang.UnsupportedClassVersionError: Unsupported major.minor version 51.0

Compiling is easy but when using java to run the programs, it gives Exception found. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 without internet connections. Also, installed Oracle JDK7 and JRE7. Also did the update-...
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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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Firefox can't get the latest java version in ubuntu 15.04 in about:configs with iceatea-8-plugin, but oracle java version verify page can

In my laptop, I have openjdk1.6, openjdk-1.7, and openjdk1.8 installed. I can see all of them through update-alternative --config java. $update-alternatives --config java There are 3 choices for the ...
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OpenJDK, IcedTea security settings

I am a beginner Linux user. From my knowledge the system uses OpenJDK and IcedTea only when I connect to a SAP IDES server through SAP GUI JAVA adding a string in it to connect to that server. I use ...
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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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How to use Firefox AppArmor profile with IcedTea Java plugin on Ubuntu 14.04?

Whenever I set up Ubuntu on a new system, I active the default AppArmor profile for Firefox via sudo aa-enforce /etc/apparmor.d/usr.bin.firefox Doing this on Ubuntu 14.04, however, makes Java ...
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Is there any problem with OpenJDK on Minecraft?

Mojang recommends using Oracle's JRE, but I see people using OpenJDK all the time. What are the advantages and disadvantages to using one or the other on Ubuntu, either in general or specifically as ...
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How to make openjdk-8 default java version and remove openjdk-7

I have intalled openjdk-8 (from official repo) with apt-get install openjdk-8-jre-headless openjdk-8-jre openjdk-8-jdk and updated alternatives with update-alternatives --config java now $ update-...
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Apache ActiveMQ's main instance does not start in Ubuntu 14.10

I have installed the `activemq package in Ubuntu {12.04|14.04|14.10} In the LTS releases the service works fine, but in the 14.10 dist release the activemq does not work: # ln -s /etc/activemq/...
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The installed java is version 7u65, yet the ubuntu package is 7u71, why the discrepancy?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and need to use Java 7 update 71. It seems like openjdk has been updated in the Trusty repos to update 71, yet even if I install the update java seems to still be at version ...
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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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How to open jar file with doubleclick after upgarade to 14.04?

After upgrading to 14.04. I ran into problems with opening .jar files. Double clicking on Client.jar doesn't open it. I tried right clicking and selecting both , OpenJDK Java 7 runtime and OpenJDK ...
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How Can I Change Jamvm on my embedded system to Openjdk?

I have one Embedded System Currently working On jamvm. I Want to change it to openjdk. How Can I do that???
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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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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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Can't find JDK for Unity3d development

I'm developing on Unity3d 5.2 a game which should be build for an Android. I use Ubuntu 14.04. I used: sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk to install java. Set $JAVA_HOME and $PATH variables in ....
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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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What is javac internal?

I just installed a new version of Java 8, when I asked for the version of the Java I got following output ~/$ javac -version Picked up JAVA_TOOL_OPTIONS: -javaagent:/usr/share/java/jayatanaag.jar ...
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JRE failed even after open jdk as well as oracle

$ sudo update-alternatives --config java There are 2 choices for the alternative java (providing /usr/bin/java). Selection Path Priority Status ----...
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Support / lifetime of OpenJDK 6+7 in Ubuntu 12+14 LTS

We have a few systems running OpenJDK 6 on Ubuntu Server 12LTS..we are planning on updating to Ubuntu Server 14LTS with OpenJDK 7. Unfortunately I cannot find any information about OpenJDK 6 + 7 ...
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Cannot remove openjdk without having an older version installed, how can I do so?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit with Oracle Java installed, hence I would like to uninstall openjdk, but when I try to uninstall it via the command line I get the following output: ~$ sudo apt-get ...
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Java still dont recognize horizontal scroll (right click) 14.04

I am totally trackpoint fan, I use it all the time and have disablet my touchpad. Due to my study I work a lot with MATLAB, but MATLAB uses Java, and horizontal scroll does not be recognized by java ...
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Java apps consume 200% my CPU after cloning image in another computer

Yesterday I cloned an image of Linux from a Core 2 Duo to a Core i5 laptop. Everything works as expected except for JVM. I've installed in my machine the OpenJDK, Java 8 (jdk jre) and Java 7 (jdk jre)...
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Symbolic link error to Java / LIBJVM

All, When trying to install postgresql, I get the following error: /sbin/ldconfig.real: usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk-amd64/jre/lib/amd64/jamvm/libjvm.so is not a symbolic link I think this is ...
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screencast-o-matic keyboard shortcuts - I can't get them to work

I switched to ubuntu a few months ago and I have not yet been able to understand why Screencast-o-Matic keyboard shortcuts don't work. Apparently they should work on ubuntu in the same way as on ...
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While installing jdk

I'm trying to install java using the WebUpd PPA. After adding their PPA and updating, I try: sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer and it gives me an error Oracle JDK 7 is NOT installed. ...
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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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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 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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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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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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Ubuntu 14.04 Juniper network-connect crashes right after starting

My juniper network-connect tool crashes just after launching. It used to work until last week and has suddenly stopped working (probably due to recent update). $ /usr/lib/jvm/java-7-openjdk-i386/...
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How to handle Java and software installation

I am not a Java expert and I am trying to understand how java relates to different programs. After some program installations (latest versions) I think that the default java is changed and I ...
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unmet dependencies while installing java

I have the following error while trying to install java in my ubuntu-14.04. Can someone help me to resolve this problem ? Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Why does Ubuntu not want to remove old Java versions?

I finally got my 14.04 system up to date with Java and JDK 8 - as you can see in the screenshot, I still have JDK7 though. When I go to uninstall it, it says it will uninstall freemind and other ...
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chromium browser becomes unresponsive when Minecraft is in-game

I can't use Chromium browser (also affects Google Chrome) while playing Minecraft in another window. The browser becomes extremely unresponsive. If I exit the Minecraft game and just run the title ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 14.04.3 Webex won't share screen

I've been working all day to get Webex to run with Firefox on Ubuntu 14. It almost works. I can see screens shared by others, but cannot share my screen. I have seen that there are not found .so's ...
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Chrome fonts broken after Installing java on Ubuntu 14.04

I've been trying to solve this problem for 2 days and failed. I was trying to solve another problem on Ubuntu 14.04 with anti aliasing not working in WebStrom and ended up breaking everything. Chrome ...
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How to remove java 7 & eclipse version appropraite with java 1.6?

I'm new to java, and I tried to uninstall java 7 using this command: sudo apt-get purge oracle-java7-installer Then tested it by: sudo dpkg --list |grep -i jdk And got: bash /usr/bin/java no ...
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Can't use icedtea plugin without removing proprietary plugin (firefox)

What I'm trying to do: Switch from using the proprietary java plugin (java 1.8.51) to using the icedtea plugin. Apparently there still doesn't exist an icedtea-8-plugin for ubuntu 15.10 in the ...
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Permission problem with Java Applets

I have a problem with my Java installation. I can run every Java program, but if I need an Applet, the Browser displays a blank section! :/ If I start Firefox with the terminal, I see following ...
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OpenJDK 1.7 does not install on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

The OpenJDK 1.7 JDK cannot be installed on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The machine is running on AWS sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk results in: the following packages have unmet ...
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idea-ic IDE fails with “No Java JDK found” error, however my OS has Java installed and exported

I am facing an issue with Idea Intellij. I have Java installed and exported on my machine and it works fine for Pycharms. However, when I try to start Idea Intellij, it gives me Java not found error. ...
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Possible issues of installing OpenJDK 8 on Ubuntu 12

What are risks/possible issues of installing OpenJDK 8 from PPA (https://launchpad.net/~openjdk-r/+archive/ubuntu/ppa) on Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS? I understand that OpenJDK 8 never will be in official ...