Thursday, 28 May 2015

Install Oracle Java in Ubuntu/Linux

Installing Oracle JDK in Ubuntu with apt-get install method

First we need to add properties because Ubuntu will not by Default.

Open Terminal Ctrl+Alt+T or From Application

Enter these commends one by one


sudo apt-get install python-software-properties
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java
sudo apt-get update


Oracle JDK 7

Use below line in Terminal


sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer

Oracle JDK 8


sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer


After installation please check the java version using below syntax


java -version


if your oracle not set please set using below syntax


sudo update-alternatives --config java


Select the oracle java and Enter it will set default. Thank you!!! any Doubt please add comments!!!


Source : DigitalOcean