[PLUG] Cyclic dependency while installing Sun-JDK 5 on Ubuntu 9.04

Rangeen Basu sherry151 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 29 17:16:14 IST 2009

On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 3:58 PM, अनुप उनवणे <anupunawane at gmail.com> wrote:
> For installing JDK i need to install JRE . So, I started installing
> sun-java5-jre (1.5.0-18-1). this package further requires sun-java5-bin
> (1.5.0-18-1).
> But while installing sun-java5-bin (1.5.0-18-1) package, it requires
> sun-java5-jre (1.5.0-18-1).
> How to solve this problem?

Download both the files and keep them in a folder. The cd to that
folder and install the two packages simultaneously by the following

dpkg -i ./*.deb

This should resolve the cyclic dependency automatically.

Rangeen Basu Roy Chowdhury
Fedora Ambassador
sherry151 at gmail.com

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