Chapter 6. Setting up to Develop Applications Using Java

Red Hat Enterprise Linux supports development of applications in Java.

  1. During system installation, select the Java Platform add-on to install OpenJDK as the default Java version.

    Alternatively, follow the instructions in Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio Installation Guide, Section Installing OpenJDK on Red Hat Enterprise Linux to install OpenJDK separately.

  2. For an integrated graphical development environment, install the Eclipse-based Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio offering extensive support for Java development. Follow the instructions in Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio Installation Guide.