How-to Install Oracle Java JDK 7 x64 on Linux RedHat RHEL 6 KDE4 64bit Easy Visual-Guide

September 3rd, 2012 by Regaz



The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Oracle-Sun Official Java JDK 7 SE Release for Linux RedHat RHEL 6.1-6.2-6.3 KDE4 x8664 Desktop.

After Installing you will need to Use the update-alternatives Tool to Update your System Java to Sun SE JDK 7.

To the Post Bottom you Find Link to Installing the Tomcat7 Java Web-Server for RHEL Distro.

The Screenshots of Installation Correspond to the Install on a Red Hat RHEL Linux 6 KDE Desktop but the Procedure on Gnome, XFCE… Should be Near Identical.

Following the Easiest and Practicable Way I have Expressly Excluded the Use of Terminal Commands here.

So Take the Time of Carefully Reading and Executing the Instructions Contained Here and All should Work Like a Breeze :)

Java on RedHat
  1. Download Oracle Java SE JDK 7:

    JDK 7 Linux x64.rpm
  2. Select the Open with Package Installer Option

    We Suppose that you Browser like Firefox will Prompt you About the Downloading Procedure to Follow like Here.

    Install Latest Java on RHEL Linux 6 KDE 1

  3. When the Download is Achieved you will be Automatically Prompted for Installing
    Install Latest Java on RHEL Linux 6 KDE 2Install Latest Java on RHEL Linux 6 KDE 2a
  4. After all the Dependencies are Fulfilled Java is Ready to Be Installed
    Install Latest Java on RHEL Linux 6 KDE 3

    Follow to Confirm and Authorize Also if you Are Warned About Installation of Unsigned Content

    Install Latest Java on RHEL Linux 6 KDE 3aInstall Latest Java on RHEL Linux 6 KDE Success

  5. To Update or Switch the System Java to Sun Java SE JDK
    update-alternatives --config java

    Just Select the Installed JDK Item Number.

  6. Getting-Started with Java Development:

    Getting-Started Quickly with JDK
  7. How-to Install Apache Tomcat7 Server on Linux RHEL:

    Install Tomcat7 for RHEL

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