Java 1.8.0_92

The JDK consists of a Java compiler, written in Java, and a run time interpreter with associated libraries.

Accessing the software

To load the module:

$ module load apps/java/1.8.0_92

To compile a Java program issue the following command:

$ javac <your_program>.java

To execute the resulting binary, run the following command:

$ java <your_program>

Where <your_program> is the name of the program you wish to compile and run.

Accessing Previous Versions

Wherever possible, previous versions of this application will be retained for continuity, especially for research projects that require a consistent version of the software throughout the project. Such versions, however, may be unsupported by IT Services or the applications vendor, and may be withdrawn at short or no notice if they can no longer run on the cluster - for example, essential operating system upgrades may be incompatible with old versions.

Previous versions of this application are recorded below:

Known Problems & Limitations


Other Information

The Support Level for this application is An.

Visit the Oracle Java website for more information regarding this application.

Last modified: 6 October 2017