Install Java 8 JDK/JRE 8u45 on RHEL/CentOS 7/6/5 and Fedora 22-12

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21 Responses

  1. DMan says:

    I was looking for a way to install OpenJDK 8 on RHEL 5, as the Oracle version comes with a heavy price for commercial use. Do you have any insight into this? Is IBM Java available for RHEL 5 in RPM binary form?

    • Ravi Saive says:

      I don’t think that latest version of JDK 8 works on RHEL 5, due to version issues. I suggest you to do a system upgrade..

  2. ales says:

    Hello I did every step you mention, but on Centos7 after check java -version it displays 1.7.0_u85 :-( I tried also install it from Centos7 repo and the result is same.

    • Ravi Saive says:

      I think you already have older version of Java installed, better remove it with yum and re-install the latest version as described in this article.

  3. kalyan says:

    Hello from the above we can download the java and how to install it is some what not clear for me..After that Install java in Linux and setting java as environment variables are not getting from above info..U have specified only rpm command..will it result of getting “environment variables setting” automatically?? & That is the only command enough for the task? clear me pls..and revert me to “” Thank you…

  4. charles igbo says:

    Do you have a documentation on how to install JavaFX on centos.

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