RubyMine on Ubuntu won't start trial

Hello, I was trying RubyMine on Ubuntu 12.04 for the first time and I'm getting the following error

[Downloads] $ tar xfz RubyMine-6.0.2.tar.gz
[Downloads] $ cd RubyMine-6.0.2/bin/
[bin] $ ./rubymine.sh
[    105]  ERROR - nse.impl.GeneralLicenseManager - No valid license found
java.lang.Throwable
    at com.intellij.openapi.diagnostic.Logger.error(Logger.java:113)
    at com.intellij.ide.a.f.ab.a(ab.java:105)
    at com.intellij.idea.MainImpl$1.start(MainImpl.java:43)
    at com.intellij.idea.StartupUtil.prepareAndStart(StartupUtil.java:115)
    at com.intellij.idea.MainImpl.start(MainImpl.java:38)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:57)
    at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43)
    at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:622)
    at com.intellij.ide.plugins.PluginManager$2.run(PluginManager.java:88)
    at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:701)
[    107]  ERROR - nse.impl.GeneralLicenseManager - RubyMine 6.0.2  Build #RM-133.408
[    107]  ERROR - nse.impl.GeneralLicenseManager - JDK: 1.6.0_27
[    107]  ERROR - nse.impl.GeneralLicenseManager - VM: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM
[    107]  ERROR - nse.impl.GeneralLicenseManager - Vendor: Sun Microsystems Inc.
[    107]  ERROR - nse.impl.GeneralLicenseManager - OS: Linux
[bin] $


How do I set a trial license?

1 comment
Comment actions Permalink

Self answer, I missed this part on the download page

Oracle JDK 1.6. (OpenJDK is not supported)


To update you can follow this guide: http://www.webupd8.org/2012/01/install-oracle-java-jdk-7-in-ubuntu-via.html

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer


I had to additionally run

sudo update-alternatives --config java

and select the new java

Now it launches :)

0

Please sign in to leave a comment.