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Old Unix and Linux 12-20-2016
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Java install

Hi Guys

I have installed latest java version 8.0, but now when I use java -version I still get an old version.

How do I correct this ?

Thanks in advance...
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Look at the environment variable JAVA_PATH:


It is probably set up incorrectly. Check your PATH variable as well.
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