1 . i went to oracle site but i don't understand which Java to choose !

Linux ARM 32 Hard Float ABI 77.71 MB jdk-8u71-linux-arm32-vfp-hflt.tar.gz Linux ARM 64 Hard Float ABI 74.65 MB ----- < 1 > ----jdk-8u71-linux-arm64-vfp-hflt.tar.gz
< 2 >---Linux x86 154.75 MB-----jdk-8u71-linux-i586.rpm
< 3 >---Linux x86 174.91 MB-----jdk-8u71-linux-i586.tar.gz
< 4 >---Linux x64 152.74 MBj-----dk-8u71-linux-x64.rpm
< 5 >Linux x64 172.9 MB-----jdk-8u71-linux-x64.tar.gz

it wont look clear so even after editing , so please vist the site so as you can understand better .

2 . how do i choose , i don't understand what is ARM ? am using Linux Ubuntu 14.03 64 bit , and kindly tell me how do i set path here in Linux ,

  1. also tell me , what is oracle showing by saying
    < 1 >-----Java SE Development Kit 8u71
    < 2 >-----Java SE Development Kit 8u72

i have already done Java on a win platform , require a small help from you all for Linux.


ARM is not Intel based CPU. It's like Raspberry Pi or Smartphone CPU. *.tar.gz is source code. If you using Intel or AMD choose x64.

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