In this tutorial, I will show you how to install OpenJDK 13 Mac. OpenJDK (Open Java Development Kit) is a free and open-source implementation of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE). It is the result of an effort Sun Microsystems began in 2006. The implementation is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GNU GPL) version 2 with a linking exception. Were it not for the GPL linking exception, components that linked to the Java class library would be subject to the terms of the GPL license.
Install OpenJDK 13 on Mac
- brew should be installed (https://brew.sh/)
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1. Brew tap
First of all, we need to tap a brew repo. Execute the following command:
$ brew tap AdoptOpenJDK/openjdk
The above will add more repositories to brew.
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2. Install OpenJDK 13 Mac
After adding tap, let’s install OpenJDK using brew.
$ brew cask install adoptopenjdk13
So, now we have installed Java 13, we can check the installation with the following command.
3. Check JDK Version
Now we can check the JDK version.
~ java -version
openjdk version "13.0.2" 2020-01-14
OpenJDK Runtime Environment AdoptOpenJDK (build 13.0.2+8)
OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM AdoptOpenJDK (build 13.0.2+8, mixed mode, sharing)
Now java 13 has been installed properly.
4. Java Location
Now let’s check the java path.
# which java
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