Oracle Java JDK6 x64 How-to Install and Getting-Started on Linux Ubuntu 13.04 Raring amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

April 20th, 2013 by Regaz



The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Oracle-Sun Official Java JDK 6 x64 for Ubuntu Linux 13.04 Raring Xfce 64bit Desktop.

After Installing you will need to Use the update-alternatives Command Tool to Update your System Java to Oracle Java 1.6 JDK6.

To the Article Bottom there is a Link for Quick Getting-Started with Java JDK 6 Development and also How-to Install the Java Web-Servers Tomcat7 for Ubuntu Linux.

To Make the Entire Easy to Understand and Visualize the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the essentials steps involved.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)

Java On Ubuntu
  1. Download Oracle Java SE JDK 6:

    Oracle JDK6 x64.bin
  2. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Ubuntu Linux12 Open Terminal
  3. Unpack the jdk6.bin Archive
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    /jdk1.6*.bin
  4. Relocate JDK 6
    mv /jdk1.6.* /usr/lib/jvm
  5. Installing Oracle Java JDK6
    update-alternatives --install \
    /usr/bin/java java /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.6.*/bin/java 1065
    update-alternatives --install \
    /usr/bin/javac javac /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.6.*/bin/javac 1065
    update-alternatives --install \
    /usr/bin/jar jar /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.6.*/bin/jar 1065
    update-alternatives --install \
    /usr/bin/javaws javaws /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.6.*/bin/javaws 1065

    Checking or Setting the System Java Version in Use with

    update-alternatives --config java

    To Switch of Java Version Just Enter the Reference Number on First Column. :)

  6. Getting-Started:

    Getting-Started Quickly with JDK6
  7. How-to Install Latest Eclipse Oxygen R Java JEE for Ubuntu:

    Eclipse Oxygen R IDE JEE for Ubuntu

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