jdk-6u17-linux-x64-rpm.bin contains jdk-6u17-linux-amd64.rpm - is amd a typo? (Doc ID 1399358.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 6 to 6 [Release 6]
Linux x86-64

Goal

jdk-6u17-linux-x64-rpm.bin contains jdk-6u17-linux-amd64.rpm. This article clarifies why "amd64" is not a typo for the rpm on the x64 platform.

Solution

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