Installing OpenJDK 8 via yum/Puppet?
sadhak001 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 4 22:37:51 UTC 2014
I found these (see attached) on my MacBook and also came across the Centos
VM, so in case you have issues with yours you can always get a copy from me
its about 8GB uncompressed.
The instructions are in the form of a scratchpad, so not well formatted, if
its unclear let me know.
On Fri, Jul 4, 2014 at 11:19 PM, Mani Sarkar <sadhak001 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I had built it on CentOS sometime back but CentOS unlike Ubuntu has a
> steeper learning curve.
> The instructions are the same as for linux (as available on our Adopt
> OpenJDK wiki), if I can find the specific instructions I'll post it back on
> the list.
> On Fri, Jul 4, 2014 at 3:29 PM, Mario Torre <
> neugens.limasoftware at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Daniel,
>> As far as I know, OpenJDK 8 is only available via yum for the latest
>> Fedora at this moment, I don't think it has been build for Centos 6.x
>> (although it may be that somebody did an "unofficial" package).
>> I don't know if the fedora package will work out of the box, but you
>> can try it (it won't probably), but it should be relatively
>> straightforward to adapt the spec file at this point.
>> 2014-07-04 12:10 GMT+02:00 Daniel Bryant <daniel.bryant at tai-dev.co.uk>:
>> > Hi all,
>> > I'm trying to install OpenJDK 8 via yum (on CentOS 6.5, with Puppet),
>> > the most recent version of Java available in the yum repo is 7. Has
>> > got any suggestions of how I could install OpenJDK 8 easily via
>> > preferably without building it locally?
>> > Best wishes,
>> > Daniel
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https://java.net/projects/adoptopenjdk/pages/GetSource#Debian/Ubuntu (both debian & fedora)
$ yum groupinfo "X Software Development"
$ yum groupinstall "X Software Development"
$ su -c "yum install cups-devel"
$ su -c "yum install alsa-lib-devel"
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