Update Release Notes summarize changes made in all Java SE 7 update releases. Note that bug fixes are cumulative, that is, bug fixes in previous update versions are included in subsequent update versions.
The version numbers are given for each update release, complete with build number. To determine the version of your JDK software, use the following command:
In most cases, the bug ID number for each bug fixed is a link to the detailed bug report on the Bug Database (Bug Parade) web site. Bug Database enables you to file your own bug reports, add comments to existing bug reports, and vote for the bugs you consider most important.
JDK 7 has reached end of public updates. Releases after 1.7.0_80 are only available to Oracle Customers. For release notes on versions greater than 1.7.0_80 please visit the Java SE 7 Advanced and Java SE 7 Support release notes.
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Special Note about Java SE for Business - For relevant information regarding Java SE for Business, refer to Java SE 7 Advanced and Java SE 7 Support Release Notes.