Java SE 7 Advanced and Java SE 7 Support (formerly known as Java for Business 7)

Release Notes


The Java SE 7 Advanced Platform, available for Java SE Suite, Java SE Advanced, and Java SE Support customers, is based on the current Java SE 7 release.

For more information on installation and licensing of Java SE Suite and Java SE Advanced, visit Java SE Products Overview.

Find information about Java SE Support at Oracle Java SE Support.


Java SE 7 Advanced Revision Bug Fixes and Updates

The following sections summarize changes made in all Java SE 7 Advanced revisions. Bug fixes and any other changes are listed below in date order, most current revision first. Note that bug fixes in previous revisions are also included in the current revision.

To determine the version of your JDK software, use the following command:

java -version


Changes in Java SE 7u67 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u65 b33) are included in this version.

Changes in Java SE 7u67

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 67 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u65 b33

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u60 b32) are included in this version.

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8039396 core-libs java.io.serialization NPE when writing a class descriptor object to a custom ObjectOutputStream

Changes in Java SE 7u65

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 65 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u60 b33

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8038000
(Confidential)
client-libs 2d java.awt.image.RasterFormatException: Incorrect scanline stride
7185456 core-libs java.lang.reflect (ann) Optimize Annotation handling in java/sun.reflect.* code for small number of annotationsC
7122142 core-libs java.lang (ann) Race condition between isAnnotationPresent and getAnnotations
8005232 core-libs java.lang (JEP-149) Class Instance size reduction
8028627 security-libs javax.crypto Unsynchronized code path from javax.crypto.Cipher to the WeakHashMap used by JceSecurity to store codebase mappings
8028192 security-libs javax.net.ssl Use of PKCS11-NSS provider in FIPS mode broken

Changes in Java SE 7u60 b32

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u55 b36) are included in this version.

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8038621 deploy javafx Plugin doesn't work for javafx applets

Changes in Java SE 7u60

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 60 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u55 b35

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8012026 client-libs java.awt [macosx] Component.getMousePosition() does not work in an applet on MacOS
8032669 client-libs javax.swing Mouse release not being delivered to Swing component in 7u45

Changes in Java SE 7u55 b33

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
6653795 hotspot compiler C2 intrinsic for Unsafe.getAddress performs pointer sign extension on 32-bit systems

Changes in Java SE 7u55 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8013611 client-libs javax.swing Modal dialog fails to obtain keyboard focus
8032781 deploy deployment_toolkit Run rule not working in case of html applet
8032206 deploy plugin Applet with jnlp.Packenabled=True And jnlp.versionEnabled=True Fails

Changes in Java SE 7u55 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u51 b34) are included in this version.

Changes in Java SE 7u55

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 55 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u51 b33

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8029922 deploy webstart 32-bit only Java Web Start apps fail to run on 32- and 64-bit JRE configs

Changes in Java SE 7u51 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
7111452 deploy webstart A .jnlp file specifying several, large, elements cannot be launched

Changes in Java SE 7u55 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u45 b34) are included in this version.

Changes in Java SE 7u51

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 51 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u45 b34

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8028390 deploy plugin allow insecure properties in jnlp file when main application is covered by a DRS Run rule.

Changes in Java SE 7u45 b33

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8025981 deploy plugin Multi-JREs/ Latest, secure jre 6 version can not be selected for launching specified jre 6 family version applet

Changes in Java SE 7u45 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8023310 client-libs java.beans Thread contention in the method Beans.IsDesignTime()

Changes in Java SE 7u45 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u40 b62) are included in this version.

Changes in Java SE 7u45

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 45 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u40 b62

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8020943 core-svc java.lang.management Memory leak when GCNotifier uses create_from_platform_dependent_str()

Changes in Java SE 7u40

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 40 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u25 b34

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8010437 hotspot compiler guarantee(this->is8bit(imm8)) failed: Short forward jump exceeds 8-bit offset

Changes in Java SE 7u25 b33

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u21 b31) are included in this version.

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8014611 hotspot runtime reserve_and_align() assumptions are invalid on windows
6725714 hotspot gc par compact - add a table to speed up bitmap searches
6550588 client-lib java.awt java.awt.Desktop cannot open file with Windows UNC filename
8005019 client-lib javax.swing JTable passes row index instead of length when inserts selection interval

Changes in Java SE 7u25

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 25 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u21 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u17 b32) are included in this version.

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
7146246 hotspot gc G1: expose some of the -XX flags that drive which old regions to collect during mixed GCs
7193157 hotspot gc G1: Make some develpflags available in product builds
8001424 hotspot gc G1: Rename certain G1-specific flags
8001425 hotspot gc G1: Change the default values for certain G1 specific flags
7162955 hotspot svc Attach api on Solaris, too many open files
6550588 client-lib java.awt java.awt.Desktop cannot open file with Windows UNC filename
8005019 client-lib javax.swing swing JTable passes row index instead of length when inserts selection interval

Changes in Java SE 7u21

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 21 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u17 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8007740 deploy deployment_toolkit webstart https offline mode failure

Changes in Java SE 7u17 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u15 b33) are included in this version.

Changes in Java SE 7u17

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 17 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u15

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 15 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u13

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 13 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u11 b32

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u10 b31) are included in this revision.

Changes in Java SE 7u11

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 11 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u10 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u9 b32) are included in this revision.

Changes in Java SE 7u10

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 10 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u9 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
7191616 deploy webstart javaws.exe crashes when starting jnlp file
7193219 client-lib java.awt JComboBox serialization fails in JDK 1.7

Changes in Java SE 7u9 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior revisions (7u7 b32) are included in this revision.

Changes in Java SE 7u9

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 9 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u7 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
6957028 javawebstart other High lock time for com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.impl.dv.DTDDVFactory.
getInstance()
7171399 java_deployment security Applet throws AccessControlException sporadically while
reading user.home

 


Changes in Java SE 7u7

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 7 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u6

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 6 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u5

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 5 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u4

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 4 Release Notes.

Version Name Changed

The following changes were made to the output of the command java -version to releases starting from 7u4 and revision releases:

  • The string "rev" was removed from the version name of the revision (for example, 1.7.0_04-b31).
  • The text "for Business" was removed from the output of the command.

In addition, the string "fb" was removed from the bundle name (the file name of the installer).


Changes in Java SE 7u3

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 3 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u2

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 2 Release Notes.


Changes in Java SE 7u1

For details, refer to Java SE 7 Update 1 Release Notes.


Java SE 7 Release Notes


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