Linux tweaks

Linux tweaks

Ok, since Linux and Java doesn’t always play nicely together I’ll put some notes here about last successful installation. This page will be Linux commands only.

This line is missing from most instructions:

sudo apt-get install software-properties-common

The rest is pretty straight forward if you’re familiar with the terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install oracle-java9-installer

Instructions found here:

But that didn’t work very well on Elementary OS until I found this:

So how is your Linux distribution misconfigured? Please let the developers know…