How to Install Jabref on Linux

  1. Install JavaFX
    apt install openjfx
    

    If this doesn’t work, consider apt install oracle-java8-installer instead.

  2. Download Jabref platform independent
  3. Run Jabref by
    java -jar JabRef-5.*.jar
    

Jabref alternative

You may be alternatively interested in Mendeley Desktop reference system.

wget https://www.mendeley.com/repositories/ubuntu/stable/amd64/mendeleydesktop-latest

gdebi mendeleydesktop*.deb

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Written by Michael Hirsch, Ph.D. //

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