I have read through hundreds of sites on HOW TO INSTALL jAVA and i just cant figure out how to do it!!!!!!!!! Im a noob to the linux world and am starting out with Ubuntu. I pretty much know no commands and i really need help installing java becuase i really like ubuntu so can anyone give me some simple steps that my kind can follow to install java??
I am also getting this error message when i try to open up synaptic package manager "E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem. "
Can any one tell me how to fix this problem cause i have NO idea to what it means. Im gana go back into he world of google and try to learn simple linux commands. In the meen while can any one PLZ HELP ME!!!
I also have one more question what type of pc do i have i386, powerpc, or a x64 im not really sure the pc i want to install the java for ubuntu is a windows xp home edition, emachines, 80GB hdd, 1GB RAM, and the processor is amd semphron processor
THNX TO ANY HELP!
I DONT WANT TO END UP DOING THIS!
Edited by zemoman, 06 November 2006 - 07:37 PM.