Get Started with Zing® on Debian

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These instructions will guide you through the easy process to try Zing on Debian Jessie (8.2 and higher).

Note: Our software distributions are signed by an OpenPGP key when appropriate. To verify your download, see Product Signing Keys (OpenPGP) for details.

Step 1: Install Zing

    1. Import Azul's public key:
    sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 --recv-keys 0xB1998361219BD9C9
    1. Attach the APT repository:
    sudo wget -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/zing.list http://repos.azul.com/zing/debian/zing.list
    1. Update the information about available packages:
    sudo apt-get update
    1. Run the following command to install Zing:
    sudo apt-get install  linux-headers-$(uname -r); apt-get install zing-jdk1.8.0

Once you verified Zing installation, proceed with the post-installation steps.

See Also:

Zing System Requirements

Zing Troubleshooting Guide

Zing Virtual Machine Release Notes

Zing User’s Guide

Zing Community Forum