It pulls the packages from Oracle's website and installs them, comparable to the way Adobe Flash Player is being installed.Plus it adds a dedicated repository, from which you'll receive updates automatically.Auth Param\=1458001079_a6c78c74b34d63befd53037da604746c $ tar xzf jdk-8u74-linux-x64gz? Quick tutorial for beginners how to easily install Oracle Java JDK8 or JDK9 in Ubuntu 16.04 or Linux Mint 18 via PPA. Open terminal (Ctrl Alt T) and run the command: You may replace oracle-java8-installer with oracle-java9-installer to install Java 9.wget --header "Cookie: oraclelicense=accept-securebackup-cookie" sudo mkdir /opt/jdk sudo tar -zxf jdk-8u71-linux-x64gz -C /opt/jdk/ rm jdk-8u71-linux-x64gz Ubuntu 13.10 is end-of-live and has been since July of 2014.Maybe they left the packages on the server for a while, but they are gone now.
These guide should also work on Debian and Linux Mint, but was tested and written for Ubuntu.
Open terminal from the Dash or by pressing Ctrl Alt T.
When it opens, run the command below to add PPA: I'm a freelance blogger who started using Ubuntu 5 years ago and wishes to share my experiences and some useful tips with Ubuntu beginners and lovers.
Open JDK Java 8 has been made into official Ubuntu repositories for 14.10 Utopic and higher.
For Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 12.04, and Linux Mint 17 users here’s how to install it from PPA. It’s available in Ubuntu Software Center for Ubuntu 14.10 and Ubuntu 15.04.