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How do I install Oracle Java JDK 7? [duplicate]

If I downloaded the latest JDK from Oracle, do I just download the .tar file and extract it to /usr/lib/jvm/?
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How do I update Oracle Java 7 (JDK and JRE)

Recently, I've installed JDK 7 from the Oracle site, using these instructions. Now, I'm wondering what is the correct method to update it (or, better, to keep up-to-date automatically)? For instance, ...
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How to install Oracle Express 11gR2?

I need a Step By Step guide for Installing Oracle Database Express Edition version 11g Release R2 on Ubuntu Desktop 12.04.1 LTS 64 bit Edition
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How do I manually install the Oracle Java Plugin for Google Chrome and Firefox?

How to install Java Plugin to these browsers manually ? I downloaded JRE from Oracle Site, run it in terminal. Now, what I should do ?. I want to do it manually because, I want to be up-date with ...
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How can I install Oracle 11g R2?

The title itself is more than self explanatory. I simply need a way to install Oracle's 11g R2 in the latest version of Ubuntu, I'm using a 32-bit OS, and I need to know how to install the x86 ...
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How to remove Oracle JDK

I didn't find article any related articles How to remove Oracle JDK there are some related articles but they didn't solve the problem. I installed Oracle JDK tarball file from Oracle site by ...
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How to install Oracle Java web plugin on Chrome in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install Sun/Oracle’s proprietary Java 6/7 JRE or JDK? I've tried a whole lot of guides, but at best I ended up with neither Google Chrome not Firefox ...
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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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How to install sql developer on ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install SQL developer on Ubuntu 14.04. I have fallowed some tutorials but none of them worked. So I am asking you if you know how to install Sql developer.
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How do I bypass the license page to download Oracle/Sun Java on a server with wget?

I'm trying to install Liferay on Ubuntu Server 12.04, which requires JRE and recommends version 6. I can't find JRE6 in an authoritative repository, and I can't work out how to get past the licence ...
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Where is the Oracle java jdk keystore located?

Installed Oracle Java with the webupd8 ppa and need to tweak some policy settings (access to clipboard specifically) webUpd8 plug: ...
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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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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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Why does apt-get keep waiting for headers on Oracle repository?

I have this at the end of my /etc/apt/sources.list to retrieve Oracle code: deb http://oss.oracle.com/debian unstable main non-free When I run sudo apt-get update, the app gets stuck displaying ...
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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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Apps launched from shell scripts do not run from Unity bar

I can run Oracle's SQL Developer 3.0 by clicking on "sqldeveloper.sh" from the file manager and then clicking "Run". When I add it to the Unity menu (Right-click running icon in menu, click "Keep in ...
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Replacing the OpenJDK with the Oracle JDK

I've had the archive file for Oracle's JDK for some time and have been running java applications through ~/Downloads/jdk1.7.0/bin/java -jar <jarfile> for some time, but I'm wondering if there's ...
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Oracle installation script execution privileges: “oracle is not in the sudoers file”

I'm currently installing Oracle 11g on Ubuntu 10.10 It had been asked to execute some scripts as "root" while installation. I'm doing: oracle@sergio:/u01/app/oraInventory$ sudo sh orainstRoot.sh ...
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Oracle Java 7 Removing Error!

fellow Linuxeers! So, I've had this problem recently when I tried to remove Oracle's Java 7 after it didn't want to work correctly. So, when I tried to: sudo apt-get purge oracle-java7-install I ...
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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 downgrade Oracle Java 7 to Java 6?

I recently changed my Wubi install into a full install, which runs a lot smoother than Wubi. I had to re-install all my stuff, because I did it the lazy-man's way, and after reinstalling Java, I ...
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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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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 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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installing Oracle Database 10g XE Server in Ubuntu 11.04, “E: Unable to locate package oracle-xe”

I have read many posts for installing Oracle Database 10g XE Server in Ubuntu, such as this But I get an error: E: Unable to locate package oracle-xe when execute the command sudo apt-get ...
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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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How to install Oracle Java on Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, x64 architecture, and I specifically need to install Oracle Java. Now I know there are some instructions on the website which I follow but the same website does not ...
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sqlplus: command not found on Ubuntu

I just installed Oracle Database 11g R2 on Ubuntu. I tried to run sqlplus but I got this message : sqlplus: command not found These are the values of : $ORACLE_SID, $ORACLE_HOME and $PATH ...
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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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“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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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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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 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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Running command on remote database (oracle) from local server using sqlplus

I want to run a command on remote database (oracle) from local server using sqlplus, eg: sqlplus user/pass@db "command" What's the syntax for it? I want to use the command exit (from database) ...
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Do I need to Install jdk?

I realized that my java compiler wasn't up-to-date on my ubuntu 12.04 $ sudo update-alternatives --config javac There are 2 choices for the alternative javac (providing /usr/bin/javac). Selection ...
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Download failed : Oracle JDK 7 is NOT installed

When i try to install something it gives me this error: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden 2014-04-23 09:32:53 ERROR 403: Forbidden. download failed Oracle JDK 7 is ...
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Problem downloading Oracle JDK 7 [duplicate]

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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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 to Upgrade Oracle JDK and remove old JDK settings

i searched and not found how to upgrade oracle jdk in here. I'm not satisfied with OpenJDK7 because it doesn't come with Java Compiler. I have installed and configured Sun Java SDK 6 and I want to ...
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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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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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How do I switch back to having /dev/shm be the mount point instead of /run/shm? [closed]

I am using 11.10 and have an application (oracle xe) which specifically wants shared memory mounted under /dev/shm. I noticed that the way 11.10 is configured, things are mounted at /run/shm and ...
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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 XE from broken Oracle repository?

The [identical] instructions from these sites used to work: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/linux/xe-on-kubuntu-087822.html http://www.debianhelp.co.uk/oracle.htm ...
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Problem installing Oracle 10g Express edition

I have installed Oracle 10g Express edition in Ubuntu 10.10 and it doesn't show or ask to give my password during installation. When I click on "start database" it gave the warning "Operation failed, ...
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Installing oracle java versions

I went to the website to download (Java Platform (JDK) 8u20 ), http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk8-downloads-2133151.html to download ORACLE java for my machine. I was ...
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db5 error(-30969) from dbenv->open: BDB0091 DB_VERSION_MISMATCH: Database environment version mismatch

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and trying to unzip rpm file like sudo alien --scripts -d oracle-xe-11.2.0-1.0.x86_64.rpm I am getting like error: db5 error(-30969) from dbenv->open: BDB0091 ...
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Error installing OCI8 on Ubuntu 14.04

I've just upgraded my VM to Ubuntu 14.04, and my OCI8 PHP driver has stopped working. I've tried to install/upgrade it, but it doesn't work. That's the error messages I get: ...
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Is actual version of Chromium browser (34.0.1847.116) compatible with Oracle Java 7 browser plugin?

I can not make it work nor find an official confirmation of compatibility. Oracle Java 7 plugin works fine with Firefox but fresh Chromium browser installation does not even list it at ...