Installation of JDeveloper on Linux

Installation of JDeveloper is, in general, a straightforward task. So, "why have a recipe for this?" you might ask. Did you notice the title? It says "on Linux". You will be amazed at the number of questions asked about this topic on a regular basis on the JDeveloper and ADF OTN Forum. Besides, in this recipe, we will also talk about configuration options and the usage of 64-bit JDK along with JDeveloper.

Getting ready

You will need a Linux installation of JDeveloper to use this recipe. For the 64-bit configuration, you will need a 64-bit Linux distribution and a 64-bit version of the Java SDK. We will install the latest version of JDeveloper, which is version 11.1.2.1.0 at the time of this writing.

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