Install Netbeans 8.1 0n Ubuntu 15.10

Netbeans IDE 8.1 just released.

This video show how to download and install Netbeans IDE 8.1 on Ubuntu-GNOME 15.10

To install Ubuntu 8.1 on Ubuntu:
– Visit to download installer-file.
– chmod +x <installer-file-name>.
– run it with command:
./<installer-file-name> to run the installer.
The only special is to select correct path to JDK, 1:40 in the above video.
My JDK was installed with ppa:webupd8team, it’s on “/usr/lib/jvm/java-8-oracle”.

If you missed the setting JDK path, you still run edit netbeans.conf, to specify netbeans_jdkhome, or run netbeans with –jdkhome option. (ref:

netbeans.conf to set netbeans_jdkhome:

run netbeans with –jdkhome option: