[CentOS] Installing Java 7 on a system with Java 6

Cliff Pratt enkiduonthenet at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 07:07:00 UTC 2012


You can install version 7 alongside version 6, but you will most
likely have to get the package directly from the Java site.

Cheers,

Cliff

On Fri, Nov 9, 2012 at 2:30 PM, John J. Boyer
<john.boyer at abilitiessoft.com> wrote:
> My system is 5.6, with upgrades. I installed Java 6 from the Centos
> repository. It doesn't seem to have Java 7. I need the development
> package. How can I install Java 7 development safely? I imagine I will
> first have to uninstall Java 6.
>
> Thanks,
> John
>
> --
> John J. Boyer; President, Chief Software Developer
> Abilitiessoft, Inc.
> http://www.abilitiessoft.com
> Madison, Wisconsin USA
> Developing software for people with disabilities
>
> _______________________________________________
> CentOS mailing list
> CentOS at centos.org
> http://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos


More information about the CentOS mailing list