How to resolve update-binfmts: warning: current package is oracle-java8, but binary format already installed by openjdk-7

I earlier had Oracle Java 7 installed on my Linux box. I upgraded to Oracle Java 8 as follows (below commands to be typed in a terminal window):$ sudo apt-get purge oracle-java7-installer <enter>$ sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer <enter> However, when Oracle Java 8 was downloaded and installed, I saw a message like this: update-binfmts: warning: … Continue reading How to resolve update-binfmts: warning: current package is oracle-java8, but binary format already installed by openjdk-7

Install Oracle Java SDK on Fedora 18

Download the RPM for the 64 bit version from http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html Next install it on your computer by typing in a terminal window: # yum localinstall jdk*.rpm <enter> Once that is done, you need to now set up the alternatives to the OpenJDK version that is on your system. To change the alternatives, follow the steps … Continue reading Install Oracle Java SDK on Fedora 18

Install Sun Java on Fedora 15

You can install Java from http://www.java.com on your Fedora 15 desktop. Follow the steps given below: Remove the default openjdk from your Fedora 15 installation. Download file jdk-6u26-linux-x64-rpm.bin from http://www.java.com for Fedora 64 bit. # chmod u+x jdk-6u26-linux-x64-rpm.bin <enter> # ./jdk-6u26-linux-x64-rpm.bin <enter> This will install all the rpm files. # cd /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins <enter> # ln … Continue reading Install Sun Java on Fedora 15