Java can't be installed from webupd8team PPA since the Oracle JDK License has changed for releases starting April 16, 2019:


Oracle Java downloads now require logging in to an Oracle account to download Java updates, like the latest Oracle Java 8u211 / Java SE 8u212. Because of this I cannot update the PPA with the latest Java (and the old links were broken by Oracle).

How to install Java 8 JDK in command line mode?

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Here's a quick and dirty howto to switch out java 8 from webupd8 ppa with Amazon's OpenJDK8-based Coretto:


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