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how to install jre on ubuntu 10.10


Java is an Object Oriented programming language whose syntax and features has highly influenced by C/C++.Java programs can also be embedded in web pages which requires Java Run Time Environment(JRE) in order to get executed.That’s why after the fresh installation of Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat you would require JRE for surfing Internet without any lack of functionality;because a lot of websites now uses java Applets to do some client side computation.On Ubuntu open JDK(java Development Kit) is recommended.

Installing Java Run Time Environment in Ubuntu 10.10

To install JRE just go to Synaptic Package Manager and search for ‘jre’ and select the packages that says open jre/jdk.After marking the package click on Apply button to begin the installation procedure.Then wait until the installation is complete….that’s all you have installed JRE successfully on your Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat.

Bluej on ubuntu

Install BlueJ(Interactive Java Environment) on Ubuntu

BlueJ – Interactive Java Environment for Ubuntu/Windows/Mac
BlueJ is an integrated java environment designed for beginners.BlueJ was developed as a part of university project(University of Kent,UK) and supported by Sun Microsystems.BlueJ focuses on visualization and interaction techniques to create good interactive environment for new students.Bluej is a cross-platform application(available for Linux,Windows,Mac,other) and available Free.

Bluej on ubuntu
Important Features of BlueJ can be Summarized as

  • bulit in editor,debugger,compiler,jvm.
  • interactive testing
  • incremental application development
  • integrated environment
  • displays class structure using graphics
  • interactive object creation

install BlueJ on Ubuntu 10.04/9.10/10.10..

#1. Download Debian package(bluej-301.deb,size : 4.9MB) for Ubuntu,from the given link.
Download BlueJ

#2. Save the *.deb file to your disk and open it with Gdebi Installer by right clicking OR just by Double clicking.Then click on Install Package(a Small window will appear).

#3. Installation will complete within minute..waiting…You have installed the BlueJ successfully.

#4. To open it Go to Applications->Programming->BlueJ.

How to Install BlueJ on Windows 7/Vista/XP

Just download *.exe package from the download link given in step#1 and double click to install.

installing netbeans on ubuntu 10.04 lucid lynx

how to Install NetBeans on Ubuntu 10.04

NetBeans for Ubuntu 10.04

NetBeans IDE(Integrated Development Environment) is a great tool for developing software and web applications.Basically it supports java i.e it contains IDE for java,java development tools and plugins.You can also use NetBeans for C/C++ ,PHP,Ruby(+Rails)..and others by using plugins.NetBeans is free and Open Source application and it is available for all the platforms e.g Linux,Windows,Solaris,MacOSX.For developing desktop and mobile applications by using java,NetBeans is the best IDE.You can easily create applications(Desktop,Mobile,Web) through NetBeans in visual environment.For developing java based applications JDK is required but if you are using netbeans for other programming language then it is not required.

installing netbeans on ubuntu 10.04 lucid lynx

Installing NetBeans IDE v6.8 on Ubuntu 10.04

1.Open Ubuntu Software Center(USC) from Applications.

2.Now search for “netbeans” in the top-right search bar.

3.Click on install in the result that named as NetBeans IDE.

4.Download and installation process will complete within few minutes.

5.Access NetBeans from Applications->Programming->NetBeans.

developing software by using netbeans

ide for java developement tool

IDE for JAVA on Ubuntu 10.04

ide for java developement tool

Best platform for JDT

For Ubuntu 10.04(Lucid Lynx),Eclipse Java Development Tools is one of the best IDE(Integrated Development Environment) available.Eclipse is crossplatform application so you can use it on GNU/Linux based operating system,windows,MacOSX.

Eclipse Java Development Tools
Eclipse is a great Open Source IDE which has support for multiple programming language by means of plugins.It is well suited as a foundation on which you can construct and run integrated software development tool.Eclipse is free and open source so you can find these softwares in ubuntu software center.

Install Eclipse :
how to install eclipse platform on ubuntu
After installing the eclipse platform you can install plugins for java development tools(JDT).
Install Eclipse jdt(java Development tools) :
To install jdt for eclipse just type “eclipse-jdt” in quick search bar of ubuntu software center.Then click on install to begin downloading and then installing process.Eclipse java Development Tools(JDT) will be installed within few minutes.That’s All..Java Development platform is ready Now!