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)