How to Install Jabref on Linux

  1. Install JavaFX

     apt install openjfx

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

  2. Download Jabref platform independent

And then you can run Jabref by

java -jar JabRef-3.*.jar

Jabref alternative

You may be alternatively interested in the more full-featured Mendeley Desktop reference system.


gdebi mendeleydesktop-latest



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