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This procedure installs the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for 64-bit Linux, using an archive binary file (.tar.gz).
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Note about root access: To install Java in a system-wide location such as /usr/local, you must login as the root user to gain the necessary permissions. If you do not have root access, install Java in your home directory or a subdirectory for which you have write permissions.
tar zxvf jre-8u73-linux-x64.tar.gz
/usr/java/jre1.8.0_73directory. When the installation has completed, you will see the word Done.