You are using RedHat Enterprise Linux 7.x in AWS. How do you install Java?
Possible Solution #1
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Possible Solution #2
This will install Java 1.8.x.
1. Create a file named java.sh with this as the content:
yum -y install java-1.8.0-openjdk* JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/jre-1.8.0-openjdk echo 'export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/jre-1.8.0-openjdk' >> ~/.bashrc source ~/.bashrc sudo -s sudo -s source /etc/environment
2. Run this command:
sudo -s source java.sh
3. You are done. To test, you can run
java -version and
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