You can try dpkg --ignore-depends=default-jre -i ...
On Dec 14, 2016 16:28, "Thangalin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
$ java -version
java version "1.8.0_112"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_112-b15)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.112-b15, mixed mode)
$ which java
$ sudo dpkg -i jitsi_2.8.5426-1_amd64.deb
(Reading database ... 314559 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack jitsi_2.8.5426-1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking jitsi (2.8.5426-1) over (2.8.5426-1) ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of jitsi:
jitsi depends on default-jre | java6-runtime; however:
Package default-jre is not installed.
Package java6-runtime is not installed.
dpkg: error processing package jitsi (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Processing triggers for man-db (2.7.5-1) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-6ubuntu3.1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.22-1ubuntu5) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.59ubuntu1) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
How to make this install using the version of Java that already exists
on the machine? (Java was installed without using the Java package
manager, but it is installed correctly.)