Prepare for Zulu on a Physical or Virtual Machine

To install Zulu on a physical or virtual machine:

  1. Configure your physical machine or create your virtual machine, ensuring that it has sufficient resources to support Zulu, and as appropriate, your Java applications.

  2. If you are using a yum or APT repository, skip the following steps and proceed to the section, Attach Package Repositories.

  3. If you are using Docker, skip the following steps and proceed to the section, Installation on Linux using the Zulu Docker Registry.

  4. Locate the Zulu installer package from Azul Zulu downloads webpage.

    https://www.azul.com/downloads/zulu/

    Zulu installation package options

    • Zulu 9 and later (Windows, Linux, or macOS)

    • Zulu 8 (Windows, Linux, macOS, or Solaris)

    • Zulu 7 (Windows, Linux, or macOS)

  5. Select an installer package. There is a <zulu_package> for each listed package type.

    <zulu_package>.zip

    <zulu_package>.msi

    <zulu_package>.rpm

    <zulu_package>.dmg

    <zulu_package>.deb

  6. Proceed to the section, Validate Downloaded Packages.

    For macOS DMG installers, skip the Validate Download Package step. Proceed to either Installation on macOS Using a DMG Package through the GUI or Installation on macOS Using a DMG Package through the CLI.