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how to stop oracle java updates

i have installed oracle java 1.7 on ubunut 12.04 it updates automatic which uses bandwidth, processor and power of system. i need to stop it now. please help me Thanks in advance.
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java vulnerabilities [duplicate]

I have an very simple question, when a vulnerability is discovered in java (which happens regularly), is it also affects openjdk ? This is a question I ask myself without managing to find the answer ...
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Ubuntu does not recognise installed Oracle JRE & installs OpenJDK packages

I have Oracle JRE installed on my system. However while installing tomcat7 with apt-get it does not recognize my installed oracle java(installed using tar from oracle website), but on another system ...
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Problem downloading Oracle JDK 7

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I'm trying to install Oracle JDK 7. When I tried to directly download the jdk-7u51-linux-x64.tar.gz from the official website, the download started and after downloading ...
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How can I uninstall oracle java 8 and install oracle java 7 instead with webupd8 installer?

I installed oracle java 8 by typing in terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update <br/> sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer but now I want to ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 - Oracle DB and Glassfish Server

I have a vm (VirtualBox) with Ubuntu installed in NAT config (the network im working on doesnt let me use anything else). In there i have successful installed GlashFish Server 4.0 and ...
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Java -jar arguments being ignored

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 and Oracle Java 1.6.0_45 (need the oracle version for some development work I'm doing). I can recreate this problem with nearly any jar file but the specific one is with a ...
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How do I get ORACLE JAVA SE 7 to work?

I am a newbie to Ubuntu, so kindly be considerate. I recently manually downloaded & installed (Java SE 7ux) JavaSE 1.7.0_51. Linux x64 (for 64-bit system) "tar.gz" package. My Ubuntu version is ...
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how to install ubuntu on Oracle virtual box [duplicate]

Could not install Ubuntu on Oracle VB as when ever i start my VM, it is asking me to choose try/install. I tried resetting Virtual Box and installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS atleast 5 times.
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jdb not starting up

I am having a wierd problem. I manually installed the newest JDK from Oracle just about an hour ago. Now when I try running jdb through the command jdb DocumentListing1.java the output reads: The ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 as Oracle VM Guest. No HDMI?

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Windows 8.1 Host using Oracle VM. The monitor that I run Ubuntu on is plugged into an HDMI port with an HDMI cable, but the display only gives me 2 options: 800 x 600 ...
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Oracle Java 7 as default and one in the system?

I got successfully installed Oracle Java on 12.04 and set it as default, I wanted to know is it safe and ok to remove Icedtea and OpenJDK6 and all that belongs to it and stick only Oracle Java and if ...
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“Oracle JDK 7 Is NOT installed” error?

I'm trying to install JDK7 on ubuntu 12.4. In the first try, the power has gone and the laptop shutdown in the middle of downloading JDK7 using terminal as I was using the next terminal commands ...
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Oracle configuration in libreoffice base

I am new to Ubuntu; kindly answer to my query even though it is simple... I want to work SQL PLSQL in Ubuntu. So I have downloaded Libre Office base but I am not able to connect to the Oracle ...
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Oracle 11g/or12c

Can anyone tell me steps to install Oracle 11g or 12c(anyone) on my ubuntu machine 13.10. I tried so many times,googling is also not working in this case. Thanks
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Trying to install Oracle 6u4 on Ubuntu 13.10 and cannot find the libnpjp2.so browser plugin

I need Oracle's Java 6u4 to run a specific web applet for work. I've downloaded the .bin for 64-bit Linux from Oracle's website, and went through this AU answer. Everything seemed to be going fine, ...
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Error while installing Oracle 10G on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I get the following error while installing Oracle 10G on Ubuntu 12.04 E: Unable to locate package oracle-xe
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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 * ...
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Is there a way to keep Oracle's JRE/JDK as the default JRE/JDK?

Okay here is my issue. Every time I install a .deb installer of a program that requires java. OpenJDK hijacks my system and sets it as default Java. I don't want to use OpenJDK, if I did I wouldn't be ...
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Oracle's JDK won't install

After downloading jdk-7u45-linux-x64.tar.gz and moving it to my own folder ~/java, I followed their steps here: http://docs.oracle.com/javase/7/docs/webnotes/install/linux/linux-jdk.html I apparently ...
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Error trying to start oracle database 11g XE on ubuntu 13.10

I can not configure oracle database 11g XE on ubuntu 13.10. After trying to configure: sudo / etc / init.d / oracle-xe configure This error appears: Starting Oracle Net Listener...Done Configuring ...
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How can you install Oracle Java JDK 7 without an internet connection with noob friendly instructions? [duplicate]

Is there any way that you can easily and I mean easily install Oracle Java JDK 7 in ubuntu with absolutely no internet connection. I'm asking because I am completely new to things(noob and newb) like ...
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Configure Oracle instant client to use tnsnames in Ubuntu

Trying to get oracle net connections working on Ubuntu 13.10 64bit using this strategy as a basis I got all this to work perfectly. I can connect to a remote database using sqlplus ...
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Installing Oracle 11g R2 Express Edition on Ubuntu 64-bit

I'm attempting to use Oracle Express using http://meandmyubuntulinux.blogspot.in/2012/05/installing-oracle-11g-r2-express.html as a guide, but I run into an issue. sudo cat ...
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Oracle Database 11g on 12.04 issues

I've been attempting to setup Oracle on 12.04, but I've run into some issues. I've been using http://geeksharing.blogspot.com/2011/02/installing-oracle-database-11gr2-on.html as a guide and it has ...
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How to run Oracle 12c on Ubuntu 12.04?

I just installed Oracle Database 12c on an Ubuntu 12.04. I followed this tutorial and haven't done much more than that. After the installation I tried to connect sqldeveloper to the database, ...
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Error while installing extension pack on Oracle VM VirtualBox

I have installed Oracle VM VirtualBox on Ubuntu 13.10 and I am trying to install IE8 on Windows 7 from Terminal as suggested in this answer. I am running following command on Terminal: $ curl -s ...
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How to unblock port 1521 for Oracle on Ubuntu 13.10

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and Oracle 10XE. I logged in to the Oracle and did startup. Everything is connected, Oracle has been started. Then I saw the following error: telnet localhost 1521 Trying ...
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Java -jar using Oracle lib

I have installed java-7-openjdk and it works well, but I need to use JavaFX in a project so I download "Java SE" (all packages) form Oracle and I store them inside/usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.7.0_45. Now I want ...
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How do I install the bc dependencies for Oracle XE 10g?

I want to install Oracle XE 10g AND Shorewall on Ubuntu 12.04 Problem is Oracle XE 10g needs bc:i386 and Shorewall needs bc (both are dependencies) I think it is not possible to have both bcs. As ...
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JDeveloper won't run on 64-bit Ubuntu

After installing JDeveloper 11.1.1.6.0 on 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04, it refuses to start. It says it can't find libxext.so.6. I can see that libxext.so.6 does exist on the machine. Making a symlink to it ...
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Installation problem!

I am trying to install Ubuntu onto Oracle VM VirtualBox which I'm running on a windows vista laptop. I have gotten to the point of 'who are you?' Then once I hit 'continue' and wait for the bar to ...
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Root user 'access is denied' error

i started to install oracle 11gR2 edition on Ubuntu 13.04 and the last step i must start this command cd /home/user/Desktop/Oracle11g/ ./runInstaller there is 'access is denied' error. i have ...
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How do I install Oracle 11gr2 enterprise on Ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I want to install Oracle 11gr2 enterprise on Ubuntu 13.04. And I was not able to find any answer. Can anyone tell me how to install it step by step?
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Runing Ubuntu in Oracle Virtual Box [duplicate]

I had to download Ubuntu for a class and my professor said that it would be fine if I loaded it into my existing virtual box. Its downloaded and everything, the only thing is I don't recall making a ...
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Can not install Oracle 11R2 on Ubuntu 13.10

I tried How can I install Oracle 11g R2? and this, but i still get this error: (I already use this command sudo apt-get install gcc make binutils gawk x11-utils rpm build-essential libaio1 ...
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How do I install a newer version of Oracle JDK?

Using the guide here: http://www.wikihow.com/Install-Oracle-Java-on-Ubuntu-Linux I have installed Oracle's JDK because it has a few features that are not present in OpenJDK. Now, there some new ...
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How do I enable multiple cores in my virtual enviroment?

I've installed Ubuntu in a virtual enviroment using Oracle VM VirtualBox Manager and it works great. However I'd like to enable multiple cores - as seen in the image below my Windows machine has 2 ...
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How to uninstall Java 7 binaries installed from Oracle?

I installed Java 7 using the instructions here: http://www.wikihow.com/Install-Oracle-Java-on-Ubuntu-Linux I want to know how to revert this i.e. uninstall Java 7. I am on Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit
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How do I run Oracle VM VirtualBox on Ubuntu 13.04

This might be a very silly question. But I was using ubuntu 11.04 and i upgraded to 13.04. I have installed oracle Virtual box successfully. But I cannot seems to find the application(oracle VM box) ...
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Problem oracle installing from windows directory in ubuntu 13.04

I have two OS windows 7 and ubuntu. Oracle installer for linux stored in /media/sonnet/Main/oracle/disk1/ and /media/sonnet/Main/oracle/disk2/ here "Main" is an windows(ntfs) drive. when ...
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Uninstall Oracle10 g xe

I wanted to install Oracle 10gxe on my ubuntu 13.04.A seperate account named Oracle was created but it failed to start..cos full installation didn't take place. Now i want to uninstall it and restore ...
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ubuntu in a virtual box [duplicate]

I need to run ubuntu through Oracle vm virtual box. Can someone please walk me through it? do I download ubuntu first then open the vm and install it there? or do I need an image? very new to this ...
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Battery Indicator Missing, Cannot Install Because No JDK 7

I'm really new to the whole linux deal, but I'm on a laptop and a battery gauge would be extremely helpful. Whenever I try sudo apt-get install indicator-power it gives me: `Reading package ...
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Virtual Box Setup Error

I downloaded Virtual Box and installed it. I followed instructions on how to set it up but when I went to run it I got the following errors on the right side of the image below ↓ I tried ...
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SQLPLUS on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I'm tryin to install sqplplus on my ubuntu machine, but it didn't really work well till now.. I've did everything in this article.. and tried "sqlplus" and gave me this error.. sqlplus: error while ...
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System problem after instalation oracle via yum

recently i tried to install oracle on my ubuntu using fast manual: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/articles/servers-storage-admin/ginnydbinstallonlinux-488779.html And after command: sudo yum ...
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Install cx_Oracle on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm trying to install cx_Oracle for Python on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (64 bit). I've installed Instant Client Package from: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/linuxx86-64soft-092277.html I did it ...
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Java Oracle Installation /usr/bin/java: cannot execute binary file

Hi I've been trying for 1 day to get Oracle Java running on Ubuntu. I have a powermac g5 with Ubuntu 12.04 ppc64. uname -a : Linux LK37 3.2.0-53-powerpc64-smp #81-Ubuntu SMP Thu Aug 22 21:17:14 UTC ...