java -version

Knute Johnson ubuntu at knutejohnson.com
Thu Dec 1 00:08:48 UTC 2011


On 11/30/2011 3:56 PM, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:
> Hi
>
> Can someone please explain me about the output of java -version
>
> $java -version
> java version "1.6.0_24"
> Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_24-b07)
> Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 19.1-b02, mixed mode)
> $
>
> Any tutorials or docs which explains about various bit in the above output.
>
> Please guide/suggest.
>
> Regards
>
> Kaushal
>
>

Java 6 or 1.6.0 update 24.  The current Sun update of 1.6.0 is 29.  Java 
7 is also out and the current update for it is 1.  And it is 64 bit, so 
I assume you have a 64 bit OS.  Ubuntu typically seems to run 2 or 3 
versions behind.

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Knute Johnson




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