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Created Jun 20, 2018 — forked from marktopper/
Install Kong + Cassandra + Java [Ubuntu 14.04]

Installing Java

We need Java in order to have Cassandra running since Cassandra 2.0 and later require Java 7 or later. And we need Cassandra in order to run Kong.

So lets start installing Java 8 (the newest one)

First we add a repository to our build in order to manage the Java 8 package, since that is not normally supported by Ubuntu.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java