On 2013-03-15 17:04, dd wrote:
> On 03/15/2013 03:13 PM, Carlos E. R. wrote:
>> jre-6u37 to jre-7u17 (oracle)
> one “-” as Martin says…which here gives
> denverd@linux-os114:~> java -version
> java version "1.7.0_05"
> Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_05-b06)
> Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 23.1-b03, mixed mode)
cer@Telcontar:~> java -version
java version "1.7.0_17"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_17-b02)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.7-b01, mixed mode)
That’s on 12.1, later I can test in 11.4. I have to go out.
you can also test the browser part at
which here tells my 11.4 evergreen has “Java version: Version 7 Update
You have the recommended Java installed (Version 7 Update 17).
so, did you put update 7 on your 11.4?? and how? (that is, did you use
yast to install the rpm, or rpm command at the CLI? and did the oracle
instructions work alright
I did not even read the instructions, or I forgot them
I simply downloaded the 64 bit rpm, and run “rpm --upgrade packagename”
on it as root, that’s all. Of course, I already had the 1.6 rpm
installed, also from Oracle, so I did not have to change anything,
worked out of the box.
(and I tried first in my 11.4 box - java is not that crucial for me in
Actually, I once followed the link at:
but instead of using the bin package it recommends, I went for the rpm.
It is much easier to upgrade to the next version once you install the
Cheers / Saludos,
Carlos E. R.
(from 12.1 x86_64 “Asparagus” at Telcontar)