The title looks confusing ! Right? Well it’s not. Let’s get down to some basics.
Java was developed by James Gosling , of Sun Microsystems. Java is an open source software. 206 more words
Oracle Java is a proprietary implementation for Java that is free to download and use for commercial use, but not to redistribute, therefore it is not included in a officially maintained repository. 324 more words
Sometime you need to switch between jdk versions according to projects requirements. It is hard to change JAVA_HOME each time for a specific project, so instead of setting up JAVA_HOME per project we can write a bash script to switch between versions. 159 more words
Go to the link : http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/
Accept the license agreement and Download the tar.gz file (eg: jdk -8u65-linux-i586.tar.gz)
Extract the file using the command tar -xzvf jdk-8u65-linux-i586.tar.gz… 49 more words