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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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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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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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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 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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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 installer fails with licence not accepted

G'day all, I am running Ubuntu 12.04 When trying to upgrade the oracle java installer from the webupd8team ppa I get an error that says I declined to accept the licence. I am never offered the option ...
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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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How to run SQL PLUS in ubuntu 14.04

I have installed SQL PLUS from instructions I got from hereSQL PLUS .. BUt now I don't know how to start whenever I start it using sqlplus64 command it asks for username and password which I don't get ...
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Can't install oracle java and gcc-4.9:i386 on 64bit OS

I have installed oracle jdk7 from the WebUpd8team PPA and it's working just fine, now I want to run a 32bit game (Dwarf fortress with dfhack, for those who know it) and that requires gcc-4.9:i386 ...
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Installing Oracle 11g R2 on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit

I am trying to install Oracle 11g R2 on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit using the "silent" installer. I am using an .rsp file with the process but getting this error: [FATAL] [INS-30501] Automatic Storage ...
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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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Install Oracle 11g on Ubuntu 14.04

I've been trying for days now to get Oracle 11g installed on Ubuntu 14.04. There are a number of notes / tutorials on this, and I've tried more than ten of them, but I keep encountering the same issue ...
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How to install Oracle 11gR2 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

Please provide me with the guidance to install oracle 11gr2 on ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Thanks.
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Missing library error while installing oracle 10g client

I have Oracle 10g installed in my host running in Win7. I installed ubuntu in my vmware. Now I want to connect to my Oracle db running in the host from my virtual system so that if I type sqlplus from ...
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setting the value for `ORACLE_SID`

I have a problem with setting the value for ORACLE_SID as the following: export ORACLE_SID=orcl The problem is I have to set the ORACLE_SID every time I login into ubuntu. How can I keep this ...
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How To Complete Full Download Oracle11g R2 Enterprise on Ubuntu

since 2 weeks i try to install oracle database enterprise 11g R2 on my ubuntu 14.04 LTS and i dont know what to do now...i used oracle and to many guide and documentation but still cant install it..i ...
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Ubuntu server - Will it Run Oracle instant client?

We are looking to build a Scripting Server. Will Ubuntu Server run the following Software? need FTP access and ability to chmod folders Also: PHP 5.5 cURL MySQL phpMyAdmin – preferably version ...
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Problem in configuring Oracle 11g

I am trying to install Oracle 11g.But, I am unable to configure /etc/init.d/oracle-xe configure Getting like below root@madhu-Lenovo-G500:/home/madhu# sudo /etc/init.d/oracle-xe configure ...
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ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 I had installed Oracle 11g But,its not work properly.Given the below commands and getting like below root@madhu-Lenovo-G500:~# sqlplus SQL*Plus: Release 11.2.0.2.0 ...
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How to package a net-beans java project for Ubuntu

I'm in final year of my b.tech, for project I have created an multilingual dictionary in Java (net beans 6.7.1) in which we can search words meaning, its synonyms, antonyms and an example, or if its ...
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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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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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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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Installing Oracle database 12c on Ubuntu 14.04

Is there anyone out there that got Oracle 12c working on Ubuntu 14.04? I tried following this tutorial (which is written for installing Oracle 12c on Ubuntu 12.04): But in linking faze I encountered ...
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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 applications do not work in Ubuntu 14.04

I have had working Java environment til Yesterday, I cleared my all files and folders in /tmp/ then restarted my computer after that I can not get any Java applications (Chrome, Firefox, Thunderbird, ...
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su - Authentication failure; account accessible from root, not from user

I know there are tons of articles about authentication failure, but I think my case is specific. I have created groups and user oracle using this link: ...
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Oracle Database 11g XE db conf failed

I installed Oracle Database 11g XE on Ubuntu 14.04 and when trying to configure it sudo /etc/init.d/oracle-xe configure after I get Configuring database... Database Configuration failed. Look into ...
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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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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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Edit Oracle Path on Ubuntu Virtual Machine

I have two virtual machines ubuntu 14.04 LTS, one is a server when I installed oracle 11g express, and the other is a simple client. My goal is to run an sql query remotely from the client machine. ...
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Working procedure on oracle instant client 12c in ubuntu 14.04

just now I have installed oracle instant client in my laptop which is running under Ubuntu 14.04..just go through the installation steps myself installed the application but i don't know how to open ...
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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 while installing Oracle 11g on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install Oracle 11g R2 on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit using the "silent" installer. I am using .rsp file with the process but getting this error: [WARNING] [INS-06101] IP address of localhost ...
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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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Use a local tarball with webupd8's Oracle java package?

I'm using the Oracle java package from the webupd8 teams PPA, which is saving me a lot of hassles doing automated installs of the Oracle jvm. I'd like to speedup the process more, and avoid redundant ...
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xUbuntu virtualbox instance black and blank

My Oracle VirtualBox xUbuntu was complaining about not having enough space to create a tmp/ directory. This was happening in the terminal every time I tried executing a command. To solve that problem ...
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Uninstall oracle and install openjdk back?

I followed the instructions from the answer of this question but it didn't work: How to remove Oracle JDK I Just installed oracle jdk following instructions from this link: ...
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Problems installing Oracle java 1.8

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to install Oracle java 8. I downloaded the .rpm file published by Oracle: jdk-8u20-linux-x64.rpm and then ran the following commands trying to install it: $ ...
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Environment Vars being changed on boot

I installed java-8-oracle the other day, and I didn't like it, so I deleted the java-8-oracle folder. I also installed java from java.com into /usr/java/jdk1.8.0_20, and set the environment variable ...
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Problem installing sqlplus

i was refering this answer but i couldn't proceed from the line of creating oracle configuration Create Oracle configuration file: sudo sensible-editor /etc/ld.so.conf.d/oracle.conf //this command ...
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Pre requirements missing when installing oracle database 11g Ubuntu

I'm trying to install Oracle Database 11g on Ubuntu 14.04. At the middle of executing ./runInstaller I'm getting following messages saying about missing prerequisites. This is a prerequisite ...
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Installing sql*plus on Ubuntu 14.04

I tried installing sql*plus on Ubuntu 14.04 by following 1, 2 and 3. But after downloading Instant Client I still facing following error; sqlplus: command not found I am new to Ubuntu, guide me to ...
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Update-alternatives creating symlink to directory instead of file

I ran update-alternatives --install /usr/bin/java java /opt/jdk/jdk1.8.0_11/bin/java 100 It is creating symlink named java to /opt/jdk/jdk1.8.0_11/bin/ instead of /opt/jdk/jdk1.8.0_11/bin/java inside ...
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How to install libxpm.so.6 on Ubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to install oracle dev suite on ubuntu 14.04, but it is erroring out saying 'Cant access the shared object libxpm.so.6'. What should i do to resolve this problem?
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ORA-12170: TNS:Connect timeout occurred on the same host as DB

I just installed Oracle on my Ubuntu 12.4 following the instructions provided here: http://www.makina-corpus.org/blog/howto-install-oracle-11g-ubuntu-linux-1204-precise-pangolin-64bits and here: ...
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Upgrade Oracle Java 7 to Java 8 for Ubuntu

This could be more of a guide than a question to anyone who upgrades Oracle Java version 7 to 8. My server was running Ubuntu 13.04 with Java version 7. My update to Java version 8 was not ...
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KateSQL with oracle (xubuntu 14.04)

I recently found out about kate editor and I liked it. I was even more happy when I saw KateSQL plugin. Unfortunately it only supports MySQL connect by default, but I need a way to connect to oracle ...
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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 ...