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=== Important ===
 
=== Important ===
 
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The binary (.bin) files at the Oracle / Sun website do not work on modern versions of the linux kernel / ubuntu / debian distros.
* This is a small part of what the script at [[Install MIRC Zn on Ubuntu Linux]] will do automatically for you.
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* If you want to install MIRC on a Linux machine it is recommended you head the [[Install MIRC Zn on Ubuntu Linux]] page.
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== How to install Java Advanced Imaging ImageIO Tools on Ubuntu Linux ==
 
== How to install Java Advanced Imaging ImageIO Tools on Ubuntu Linux ==
 
* Download the script
 
* Download the script
  wget http://timphillips.net/mirc/install-JAI-imageIO
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  wget https://install-java-jai-imageio.googlecode.com/files/install-java-jai-imageio
* Make it executable
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* If you are a normal user (ie not root) on ubuntu
  chmod 777 ./install-JAI-imageIO
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  sudo bash ./install-java-jai-imageio
* Run the script
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* If root user
  ./install-JAI-imageIO
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  bash ./install-java-jai-imageio
  
 
==What the script does (feel free to have a look before you run it)==
 
==What the script does (feel free to have a look before you run it)==
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* (If Oracle / Sun Java 6 isn't already installed)
 
* (If Oracle / Sun Java 6 isn't already installed)
 
** Answers the Java installation questions in advance.
 
** Answers the Java installation questions in advance.
** Installs Oracle / Sun Java.
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** Installs the default java for your distro.
 
* Downloads the appropriate JAI ImageIO files installs JAI ImageIO.
 
* Downloads the appropriate JAI ImageIO files installs JAI ImageIO.
  
 
<div align="right">''Any questions or comments please email me at timothy.john.phillips@gmail.com - Tim Phillips.''</div>
 
<div align="right">''Any questions or comments please email me at timothy.john.phillips@gmail.com - Tim Phillips.''</div>

Latest revision as of 22:05, 27 April 2013

1 Important

The binary (.bin) files at the Oracle / Sun website do not work on modern versions of the linux kernel / ubuntu / debian distros.

2 How to install Java Advanced Imaging ImageIO Tools on Ubuntu Linux

  • Download the script
wget https://install-java-jai-imageio.googlecode.com/files/install-java-jai-imageio
  • If you are a normal user (ie not root) on ubuntu
sudo bash ./install-java-jai-imageio 
  • If root user
bash ./install-java-jai-imageio 

3 What the script does (feel free to have a look before you run it)

  • Checks you're running it as root or using sudo.
  • Updates the Ubuntu repos if need be.
  • Checks which chipset you're running.
  • (If Oracle / Sun Java 6 isn't already installed)
    • Answers the Java installation questions in advance.
    • Installs the default java for your distro.
  • Downloads the appropriate JAI ImageIO files installs JAI ImageIO.
Any questions or comments please email me at timothy.john.phillips@gmail.com - Tim Phillips.