How to install 64 bit JDK on Ubuntu 12.04

  • Posted on November 10, 2013
  • me184910Asked by me184910

I’m running Ubuntu 12.04 x64 and a Minecraft server on it, the tutorial I followed tells me to download the JDK (Java runtime), for obvious reasons. But when I run “java -d64” it says

“This Java instance does not support a 64-bit JVM. Please install the desired version.”

How do I install the desired version correctly?

Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:webupd8team/java <br>sudo apt-get update <br>sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer