Re: Sun Java did not install
The sun-java6-bin package is definitely available in Ubuntu 10.04's Partner repository. Have you got all the repositories enabled? Have you refreshed your package list?
Originally Posted by SwaroopKunduru
Go to System > Administration > Software Sources and check that the first four checkboxes are ticked on the first tab. Go to the "Other Software" tab and make sure that the entry marked:
is ticked. This one contains Java. Click the Close button and you'll be asked if you want to reload the package list. You do.
http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu lucid partner
If it doesn't ask, then go into Synaptic Package Manager and hit the Reload button, this will load up the package list.
I try to treat the cause, not the symptom. I avoid the terminal in instructions, unless it's easier or necessary. My instructions will work within the Ubuntu system, instead of breaking or subverting it. Those are the three guarantees to the helpee.