[Installing Java] Re: Installation Doubts by Beginner
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Fri Jun 25 10:49:53 UTC 2010
On Jun 24, 2010, at 11:02 PM, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> On 06/24/2010 04:57 PM, Daniel Ram wrote:
>> Hi all!
>> I'm trying to install Java in my computer, but when I try to run
>> command, the system ask me to use alien.
>> How can I use alien? I've installed it, but I'm not sure what it is..
>> ;-( .. yet! ... The same for Debian (Is Debian a project, isn't?)
> I think you'll find these helpful. Please bookmark them & read/refer
> them when you need help:
> No, I'm not stating RTFM/RTM, I'm simply providing you with links that
> you should review & keep handy when you encounter a situation like
> Admittedly some of the pages are outdated, but https://
> is your friend (that along with your favorate search engine using
> 'ubuntu +<whateverissueyou'relookingfor> & you can also use the
> searchbar in https://help.ubuntu.com/ in the same way that you use
> Google (it's a Google search engine on the pages).
> Here are a few more links that you might find helpful:
> Regarding installing Java; it depends upon which java you wish to
> install & what you intend to use it for. It appears that you are
> attempting to install the standard sun (now Oracle) java, so I'd
> Pete's advise and just use the 'Software Center' method that he's
> provided. If you have problems with that, then post back & we'll try
> help further.
I ran into problems installing jre as a plugin for firefox using
Take a look at my blog where I detail what worked for me (3 different
methods) in my latest post.
A. Jorge Garcia
Applied Math & CS
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