Double boot - WIn XP Pro / Ubuntu 7.10
I started as follows:
chmod +x jdk-6u3-linux-i586.bin
.. accepted the license agreement
... and I got the following screen:
./jdk-6u3-linux-i586.bin: 371: ./install.sfx.8765: not found
Failed to extract the files. Please refer to the Troubleshooting section..