How to Install Oracle Java 8 on Ubuntu 18.10

Hello everyone, welcome to Ubuntu Tutorial. Today, I am going to show you how to install Oracle Java 8 (JRE) on Ubuntu 18.10. By default, Ubuntu 18.10 does not shipped with any version of Java. You can check it by using this command below.

In this case you will get an error message showing that the Java software is not installed. So, let’s install Oracle Java.

Open Terminal and then copy and paste this line. This command will add the PPA repository to Ubuntu 18.10. Thanks to WebUpd Team who provides this PPA.

Now let’s update Ubuntu

Finally, install Oracle Java 8

You will need to accept the EULA in order to install Oracle Java. Wait until the installation process completes. Now, check the Java version once again


That’s it. Thanks for reading this short tutorial. I hope you enjoy it and see you.


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