Sun Java JRE On Ubuntu 7.10

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Homepage: http://www.java.com/en/download/manual.jsp

Sun’s Java Runtime Environment adds full Java support to your system.

If you want to use Sun’s Java Runtime Environment, install the following packages:

  • sun-java6-jre
  • sun-java6-bin
  • sun-java6-plugin
  • sun-java6-fonts

You will see this window during the setup. If you agree with the license terms, mark the corresponding checkbox and click on “Forward”.

The plugin for firefox will be installed automatically. If you want to check it, open firefox and enter about:plugins into the url-field. Afterwards you should see this:

Alternate Way :

To install Sun Java JRE type in the following command in the Terminal window :-

sudo aptitude install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin sun-java6-fonts

or Another Way.

Select the Following Packages by Using synapticPackage Manager.

  • sun-java6-jre
  • python-pexpect

You’ll see this window during the installation – mark the corresponding checkbox and proceed if you agree with the license agreement.

Afterwards check if all went well – open a terminal and enter.

java -version

The output should look like this:

java version “1.6.0_03”
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_03-b05)
Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 1.6.0_03-b05, mixed mode, sharing)

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3 Responses to “Sun Java JRE On Ubuntu 7.10”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    Thx so much m8! been looking for weeks lol!

  2. Anonymous Says:

    this dont work😦

    all post are from me so far

  3. Anonymous Says:

    Yea…this does not work my 64 bit Gutsy:

    No candidate version found for sun-java6-plugin


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