I am trying to run a .jnlp (java) file in Ubuntu Server. This file is BitCoin minter. When I try to run it, it says access is denied.

  • Set the files permission to executable and run it again.
    – v2r
    Dec 24, 2014 at 16:40
  • From personal experience, it works on desktop versions of Ubuntu 18.04LTS. My son's online school uses a lot of java for live classes. it works!
    – user182048
    Aug 27, 2018 at 20:42

1 Answer 1


Using the Iced Tea

sudo apt-get install icedtea-netx

followed by

javaws ~/Downloads/cgoban.jnlp

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