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Old 03-19-2006, 07:53 PM   #1
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Installing JAVA SDK and Eclipse Developing Environment for testing

Hi, I am using Debian etch with kernel 2.6.15(GNOME). I would like to install JAVA SDK and the eclipse Devlopment environment for my debian testing distro.

What is the most convenient way to do this?

Old 03-19-2006, 11:00 PM   #2
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download the file 'j2sdk-1_4_2_11-linux-i586.bin' from the official java site.
here is a link to sun's instructions for installation click
Old 03-20-2006, 01:41 AM   #3
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apt-get install java-package
# download j2*.bin file from
make-jpkg <j2*.bin>
dpkg -i *.deb
Old 03-20-2006, 02:11 AM   #4
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Thank you guys very much......That go me started atleast....


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