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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to install Oracle 11g on Linux (non-VM) [duplicate]

I'm totally new to Linux so please excuse my ignorance. I've got Ubuntu Server installed on an HP Proliant DL server; no GUI available. I'm trying to install Oracle 11g on this server and I'm running ...
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How do I install Oracle Database 12c?

I downloaded Oracle Database 12c but I'm having trouble installing it. Can anyone help me? Imported from the comments below: Then I unzipped it and installed it, but nothing appears the ...
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How to download 11g express edition on Ubuntu Server?

I can not download the Oracle DB 11g express edition on Ubuntu Server. Can anybody help with detailed terminal instruction or any other way.
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How to connect to Oracle 11g with SQL Developer: Vevndor code 17410?

Yesterday I have installed Oracle 11g on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS according to post. I can connect to database using SQL*Plus. However when I try to connect using Oracle SQL Developer i get error(with this ...
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Messed up java in my Ubuntu 12.04

I will start from the very beginning on how I made a Mess!! I needed Java programming on my Ubuntu 12.04. so, I downloaded Net Beans setup from the site. When I tried to run the setup, I found that ...
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How to intall Oracle JDK 32bit on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit along side the 64bit oracle jdk

I'm trying to transfer to 64 bit Ubuntu 12.04 from 32 bit Ubuntu 12.04. ADT for eclipse and the Android SDK requires 32bit Java but I would like to keep the 64 bit Java that I just got installed to ...
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Troubleshooting Oracle Java 7 with Firefox

I run Ubuntu 13.04 with up-to-date Firefox and Oracle Java 7 is installed from the package oracle-java7-installer from the ppa:webupd8team/java PPA. Java doesn't work in Firefox. When I start ...
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Install 32-bit version of Oracle JDK 7 on a 64-bit Ubuntu?

I am using http://askubuntu.com/a/61873/23678 to install the 64-bit version of Oracle JDK 7 under Ubuntu 64-bit. Is there a way to tweak this mechanism to install the 32-bit JDK instead? If not, how ...
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Which installer will install ubuntu on an AMD E450 APU with Radeon 2 GB RAM on samsung machine

I want to install Ubuntu to install Oracle database for learning purpose. I have Samsung machine with AMD E450 APU with Radeon 2 GB Ram.
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Install Oracle SES in ubuntu

Hi all! I'm new in ther neighboord so I need to ask some directions. I was learning Ubuntu and I need to use it for a "test server" of oracle ses. I already downloaded the ses in here: ...
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install jdk in ubuntu

I am trying to install oracle jdk7 64bit on my computer. And I found this How do I install Oracle Java JDK 7? However I found that it use the update-alternative -install to install the jdk which is ...
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Install JUnit with Oracle Java 7 already instaled

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 with Oracle Java 7 installed (as described here). I want to install JUnit 4 but if I do a simple sudo apt-get install junit, it starts to download openjdk and the like (which ...
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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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Oracle Java 7 on Linux PowerPC

I give up trying to figure this one out on my own. The information on this website: http://www.yellowdog-board.com/viewtopic.php?t=2935 and on this one: ...
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Oracle in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Can I install Oracle SQL Developer or Oracle Express Edition in Ubuntu 12.10 (32 bits) using Java 7? If not, what's the "best" SQL Integrated development environment in this platform?
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How to install Oracle Database 11g Express Edition on Ubuntu 12.10?

I installed the Oracle database following the steps mentioned in this blog. Downloaded 11g express edition Created a new user oracle under the group dba. Following steps are executed using this. ...
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oracle xe prompts removal of kubuntu desktop 12.04

I was trying to install oracle-xe 10g on Kubuntu 12.04 x64. I had to install the i386 version of bc and it prompted me to remove kubuntu desktop and cups printing driver. sudo apt-get install bc:i386 ...
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How can I modify the default behaviour of Ubuntu 12.04 (& 12.10) to prevent a symbolic link from /dev/shm to /run/shm ever being created on boot up?

Whilst installing Oracle 11gR2 Express Edition on Ubuntu 12.04 by following the Oracle 11gR2 Express Edition on Linux Ubuntu 11.10 howto and have encountered the Oracle memory target problem with ...
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How to Install Oracle 10gR2 EE database on Ubuntu 12.04

I've been able to install an Oracle 11gR2 EE database on Ubuntu 12.04 by using a tutorial found online. But, I also need to run an Oracle 10g database (not XE). Anyone know of or have a tutorial for ...
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Oracle java7 config

I've installed Oracle Java 7 according to this guide. When I run sudo update-java-alternatives -s java-7-oracle, it gives me : update-alternatives: error: no alternatives for ...
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How create a keyboard shortcout to launch an .jar file with Oracle Java 7 Runtine?

I know how to create a keyboard shortcut to launch an application. (All Settings->Keyboard->Shortcuts->Custom Shortcuts) I know how to run .jar files from Nautilius. (Right click->Open with Oracle ...
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Is it possible to install Oracle Database Express on 32bit Ubuntu 12.10?

If it is possible, how is the step-by-step installation done?
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Oracle Java web start silently dies (Ubuntu 12.10)

Default OpenJDK 7 installed with Ubuntu 12.10 works fine. I have a few issues with a proprietary package I'm using and I need to test against Oracle's Java to see if it's specific to OpenJDK. ...
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Why doesn't java -version return anything with Oracle's JRE 7?

I've been following these steps and got up to the check version of new JRE installation part but java -version doesn't return anything. I have run sudo update-alternatives --install /usr/bin/java ...
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Oracle Virtualbox does not open since upgrade

After upgrading to Ubuntu 12.10, I have been unable to restart my Oracle virtualbox. jan@jan-System-Product-Name:~$ sudo /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup sudo: /etc/init.d/vboxdrv: command not found ...
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Eclipse not running after upgrading to Oracle JDK 1.7?

I upgraded from open-jdk to Oracle JDK 1.7 today. Since then my eclipse isn't running. And when I run eclipse i get the following error:- Below are the logs from the file mentioned in the ...
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“ERROR:Could not find java.nio.file.Paths” when using Oracle JDK 1.7

I want to try out some features rolled out in Oracle's new JDK 1.7. I followed the post:- Oracle JDK 1.7 but the post doesn't seem to help. I was trying to fetch out the structure for ...
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Do I need any additional Java packages if I'm running the Oracle JRE?

I am running the Java 7 JRE from Oracle. I installed it through terminal and it works properly with my web browsers, and otherwise, as far as I can tell. However, I was browsing through my ...
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which ubuntu version for oracle application express

I am new to Linux and want to set up a simple (hassle free) development environment for Oracle's Application Express. As a personal development environment, I do not anticipate any more than one or ...
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Oracle java -version doesn't work

I've installed java by following this instruction and also had installed java 7 from elsewhere but I can't seem to get it to work.. every time I type in java -version via terminal (I am ssh-ing to an ...
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I've had installed oracle java, then I removed but the oracle java options are still in the aplications? How do i remove them

I had troubles unistalling oracle java but finally i did it (don't know how) but still the oracle java options are appearing in the dash home like Oracle java console and so on. I'd like to remove ...
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Isn't there an installer package for Oracle Database?

I wish I could install Oracle Database as easy as possible using Ubuntu Software Center or apt-get install. I suggest that at least, someone of the community, could create a package that installs it ...
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How to install oracle server?

I have installed the Oracle client but I am not able to install the Oracle server. How do I install Oracle server?
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cannot log in to all account except guest after mounting new partition

In order to do my homework from school, since two days ago, I installed Oracle 11g on my computer running Ubuntu. While I was installing Oracle 11g, after setting the password for oracle and clicking ...