Java Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Notes
Dr. Herong Yang, Version 6.00

Installing JDK 1.6 on Windows XP

This chapter provides tutorial notes on installing Java SE (JDK) 1.6 on your own Windows XP system to run Java programs. Topics include downloading and installing JDK 1.5; compiling and executing Java programs, installing JDK documentation. Notes were taken in 2007.

Downling and Installing JDK 1.6

Writing My First Java Program

JDK Documentation Installation

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Installing JDK 1.4 on Windows 2000

 Installing JDK 1.5 on Windows XP

Installing JDK 1.6 on Windows XP

 Execution Process, Entry Point, Input and Output

 Bits, Bytes, Bitwise and Shift Operations

 Managing Bit Strings in Byte Arrays

 StringBuffer - The String Buffer Class

 System Properties and Runtime Object Methods

 Execution Threads and Multi-Threading Java Programs

 ThreadGroup Class and "system" ThreadGroup Tree

 Synchronization Technique and Synchronized Code Blocks

 Deadlock Condition Example Programs

 Garbage Collection and the gc() Method


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Dr. Herong Yang, updated in 2008
Installing JDK 1.6 on Windows XP