How-to Install Java OpenJDK JRE-JDK on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela 32-64bit GNU/Linux

September 30th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Java OpenJDK Quick-Start for Linux Mint

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Oracle-Sun Java OpenJDK JRE/JDK 6/7/8 on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS i386/amd64 GNU+Linux Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce Desktop.

The OpenJDK (Open Java Development Kit) is a free and Open Source implementation of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE).

Oracle Java JDK/JRE 6/7/8/9 Installation is based on the OpenJDK source code. In Addition, it contains Closed-Source Components.

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How-to Install Java OpenJDK on Linux Mint

  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Java OpenJDK Quick-Start on Linux Mint - Open Terminal
    • Installing OpenJDK 8 JRE/JDK

      • For JRE 8

        sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jre-headless


        sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jre
      • For JDK 8
        sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jdk
    • Installing OpenJDK 7 JRE/JDK

      • For JRE 7

        sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre-headless


        sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre
      • For JDK 7
        sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk
    • Installing OpenJDK 6 JRE/JDK

      • For JRE 6

        sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jre-headless


        sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jre
      • For JDK 6
        sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jdk

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