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Upgrading ThinkOrSwim For Linux to Java Zulu 11

This tip is for Arch/Manjaro Linux users.

The first confusing thing, Java 11 is not the same as Java Zulu 11.

How to install Java Zulu 11? Hopefully you have ‘yay’ or some way to access the AUR.

yay zulu-11-bin

See that you have it installed…

ls -al /usr/lib/jvm

Then switch to “zulu-11”

sudo archlinux-java set zulu-11

Check it…

java -version

Then run ThinkOrSwim as you normally would, something like this…

cd /thinkorswim/
nohup java -jar launcher.jar &