Paul Artjomow

How to install Coretto JRE 17

Tue Feb 15, 2022

What is Amazon Coretto?

Amazon Coretto is a Java runtime environment that is used to run Java applications. It’s built on top of OpenJDK and is available for both Linux and Windows for free. Corretto is Open source, you can get it from here.

How to install Coretto JRE 17 on Debian-based Linux

First you need to add the repository to your system:

wget -O- https://apt.corretto.aws/corretto.key | sudo apt-key add -
sudo add-apt-repository 'deb https://apt.corretto.aws stable main'

Then you just need to update the package list and install the Coretto:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install -y java-17-amazon-corretto-jdk

Now you can run the following command to check if the installation was successful:

java -version

If you see something like this:

openjdk version "17;" 2021-09-14 LTS
OpenJDK Runtime Environment Corretto-17;.0.0.35.1 (build 17;+35-LTS)
OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM Corretto-17;.0.0.35.1 (build 17;+35-LTS, mixed mode, sharing)

Then you are good to go!

How to install Coretto JRE 17 on Windows

To install Coretto JRE 17 on Windows you need to download the installer and run it. You can find the installer here.

Full Documentation

For the full documentation you can visit here.