Tag: java jdk

iDRAC 7 and Java 8 Connection Failed Easy Work-a-round

There is an older Dell PowerEdge (“PE”) R720xd; it comes equipped with the Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 7 (“iDRAC7”) Enterprise. The iDRAC has recently been provided a network connection and upon any attempt at launching the console from the Virtual Console Preview, it quickly resulted in the Connection failed messages. This guide will demonstrate how to download and install…

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Another way to install Java JDK 8

I have written on and improved upon the installation process for Oracle’s Java JDK over the years.  Creating a script with a hard-coded filename has a considerable drawback, particularly as it pertains to Java JDK. Oracle updates their product often and with a naming convention that doesn’t permit for any reasonable guess as to what the next version should be. …

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Run ColdFusion 9 with Java JDK 7

Java has recently put out a patch that certifies ColdFusion 9 to run with Java JDK 1.7.0_15 or newer. After applying the patch, upgrading to Java JDK 1.7.0_21, and manually copying a DLL, this ColdFusion 9.0.1 installation finally runs with Java JDK 7. While your version of ColdFusion may be different, here are the basic steps for ColdFusion 9.0.1 ColdFusion…

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