0 votes
1 view
in AWS by (19.2k points)

I was wondering if anyone knows if it will be possible for me to install Java 8 on an EC2 instance. My application is packed as a fat jar with embedded jetty, so the Java 8 runtime alone should be sufficient.

I'm not too familiar with Linux, and I saw that they only had Java 7 support on the default AMI. Is there a simple command I can run to update to Java 8?

1 Answer

0 votes
by (44.6k points)

Check your current version of Java

java -version

install Java 1.8

sudo yum install java-1.8.0

change the Java version

sudo alternatives --config java

Welcome to Intellipaat Community. Get your technical queries answered by top developers !


Categories

...