Install SAP GUI on Ubuntu 11.10

1. Download SAPGUI for java here.

2. Install Java JRE
Open a Terminal:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ferramroberto/java
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin sun-java6-fonts

This will install these packages: gsfonts-x11 java-common odbcinst odbcinst1debian2 sun-java6-bin sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin unixodbc

3. Install SAP GUI:
java -jar PlatinGUI-Linux-700.jar
Follow installation steps (in graphic mode).
You have now an entry in Unity :)
SAP GUI on Ubuntu 11.10
4. Create a server in the SAP GUI:
New | Advanced | Expert mode checked. Use this format:
By example, for the SAP server with system number 01:
Creating a server entry in SAP GUI
The result :)
SAP GUI running under Ubuntu 11.10

By LinuxQuestions and erki.