Install SDKMan on MacOS or Linux

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This article gives the steps to Install Java Software Development Kit Manager (SDKMan) on MacOS or Linux.



  1. Download / Install
    curl -s "" | bash
  2. Close Terminal and Open new one or source the

Configure BASH Profile

This will be appended to the bottom of your .bash_profile:

# SDK Man replaced GVM. Using for Groovy, Gradle, and Maven Version Management
export SDKMAN_DIR="$HOME/.sdkman"
[[ -s "$HOME/.sdkman/bin/" ]] && source "$HOME/.sdkman/bin/"

Uninstall SDKMan

  • rm -rf $HOME/.sdkman

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