today I've stumbled across a tiny issue regarding the linux version of flashtool 0.9.16.0:
The script "FlashTool" is checking for java versions 1.6, 1.7 and whether it's 64bit or not.
The main problem is, that the zip is delivered with version 1.8 in the default directories, so every user using the built in mechanism schould fail with the following message:
Java version must be 1.6 or 1.7
I'd posted this in the Cross Device Developement Thread for Xperia Devices but I unfortunateley don't have the permissions, so I hope Androxyde will read this post here in the Q&A.
--- New information:
I had a look at the github-repository and I found out that in
the script was completed with version 1.8 check. But the download from the FT-Homepage contains the old one without the check.