How to Install Java OpenJDK JRE-JDK on Linux Mint 18

May 1, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

OpenJDK Mint Linux Installation Guide

Hello Mint User! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Oracle-Sun Java OpenJDK JRE/JDK/10/11 on Mint 18.x Sarah/Serena/Sonya/Sylvia 32/64-bit GNU+Linux Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce Desktop.

And Java OpenJDK for Linux Mint 18 (Open Java Development Kit) is a free and Open Source implementation of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE).

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

How-to Install Oracle JDK on Linux Distros

Java OpenJDK JRE/JDK Installation on Mint 18.x - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Java OpenJDK Quick-Start for Mint 18.x - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Java OpenJDK

    • Installing OpenJDK 11 JRE/JDK

      11 OpenJDK Linux Mint 18 Installation Guide

    • Installing OpenJDK 10 JRE/JDK

      10 OpenJDK Linux Mint 18 Installation Guide

    • Installing OpenJDK 9 JRE/JDK

      • For JRE 9
        Minimal:

        sudo apt install openjdk-9-jre-headless

        Complete:

        sudo apt install openjdk-9-jre
      • For JDK 9
        Without GUI components:

        sudo apt install openjdk-9-jdk-headless

        And All with:

        sudo apt install openjdk-9-jdk
    • Installing OpenJDK 8 JRE/JDK

      • For JRE 8
        Minimal:

        sudo apt install openjdk-8-jre-headless

        Complete:

        sudo apt install openjdk-8-jre
      • For JDK 8
        Without GUI components:

        sudo apt install openjdk-8-jdk-headless

        And All with:

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

      • For JRE 7
        Minimal:

        sudo apt install openjdk-7-jre-headless

        Complete:

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

      • For JRE 6
        Minimal:

        sudo apt install openjdk-6-jre-headless

        Complete:

        sudo apt install openjdk-6-jre
      • For JDK 6
        sudo apt install openjdk-6-jdk
  3. Java IDEs Installation on Linux

    How-to Install Eclipse for Java Development on Linux: Installing Eclipse IDE for Java on Linux.

    How-to Install Netbeans IDE for Java on Linux: Installing NetBeans IDE for Java on Linux.

    How-to Install IntelliJ IDEA 2018 for Java on Linux: Installing IntelliJ IDEA for Java on Linux.