Installation on Linux Using an APT Repository

The layered Zulu product package is a set of installation packages.

Zulu Package Name Description Dependencies
zuluX zuluX-jdk alias None
zuluX-jre-headless Headless Java Runtime (without GUI support) None
zuluX-jre Headful Java Runtime (with GUI support) zuluX-jre-headless
zuluX-jdk-headless Headless Java Development Kit (without GUI support) zuluX-jre-headless
zuluX-jdk Headful Java Development Kit (with GUI support)

zuluX-jdk-headless

zuluX-jre

zuluX-src Java Development Kit public source snapshot None
zuluX-doc Java Development Kit documentation (man pages) None
zuluX-demo Java Development Kit demos and examples zuluX-jdk

Where X is the Zulu version: 15, 13, 11, 8, or 7.

  1. Log in as root or use sudo.

  2. Complete the steps described in Add the APT Repository on Ubuntu or Debian.

  3. Install a Zulu package.

    sudo apt-get install <zulu_package_name>

    Example

    Zulu 11

    To install zulu11-jdk, run:

    sudo apt-get install zulu11-jdk