Release Notes


  JDK Documentation

The Java Platform, Standard Edition 6 Development Kit (JDK 6) is a feature release of the Java platform. It contains new features and enhancements in many functional areas.

See the following links to release information about enhancements, changes, bugs, installation, runtime deployment, and documentation. Release Notes files are located on our website only and are not in the documentation download bundle, unless otherwise noted.

 

Java SE 6 Update Release Notes
Installing Java SE (All Platfoms)
Supported System Configurations Installing Plug-in for Linux
  Installing Plug-in for Solaris
   
 New Features and Enhancements Developer Guides and API Documentation
Compatibility with Previous Releases
Troubleshooting Java SE
Font Requirements for Solaris
Known Bugs and Issues JDK README
Java SE 6, Platform Name and Version Numbers JRE README

Submitting a Bug Report and Available Support Options Copyright and License Terms for Documentation (also in docs bundle)