running Java program

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oreo
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running Java program

Post#1 by oreo » 08 Sep 2014, 20:21

I am trying to run a Java program, and the documentation says it runs well with openJDK. On my linuxmint machine, I can just double click on an sh file and the program executes without installing anything beyond what is there already.

So on Porteus 3.01 I installed gcc-java-4.8.2... But when I try to run the sh file nothing happens. And when I try executing the program in a terminal I get the following message:
Error: JAVA_HOME is not defined correctly.
We cannot execute java

Can you help me?

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Re: running Java program

Post#2 by Ed_P » 08 Sep 2014, 20:41

This is what worked for me.

viewtopic.php?f=75&t=3332
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Re: running Java program

Post#3 by brokenman » 09 Sep 2014, 00:06

and the documentation says it runs well with openJDK
So download and install openjdk (or openjre is probably suitable)

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usm -g openjdk
Be aware that you may need to add /usr/lib/java/bin to your $PATH. I don't remember the exact path but search about how to add JAVA_HOME to your environment path.
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