Java SE 8u31 Advanced and Java SE 8u31 Support Release Notes

Java SE 8u31 Release Notes

The Java SE 8u31 Advanced Platform, available for Java SE Subscription customers, is based on the current Java SE 8u31 release. This release is also available for legacy Java SE Suite, Java SE Advanced, and Java SE Support and when directed by support to be used as part of another Oracle product.

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Java SE 8u31 Bundled Patch Release (BPR) - Bug Fixes and Updates

The following sections summarize changes made in all Java SE 8u31 BPRs. Bug fixes and any other changes are listed below in date order, most current BPR first. Note that bug fixes in previous BPR are also included in the current BPR.

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

java -version

Changes in Java SE 8u31 b33

Bug Fixes

BugId Component Subcomponent Summary
deploy plugin Client certificate authentication issues with TLS 1.2 and browser keystore
8068283 client-libs java.awt Mac OS Incompatibility between JDK 6 and 8 regarding input method handling
8037417 deploy   javaws fails to launch app with empty href in jnlp file if Application-Library-Allowable-Codebase is used
deploy webstart Need jnlp information from cached webstart application
deploy webstart Warning message doesn't contain additional info: "Launched from downloaded JNLP file" when launched from shortcut or cache viewer
8037471 deploy deployment_toolkit The warning message displays the app name and publisher as "UNKNOWN" if cache is disabled

Changes in Java SE 8u31 b32

Bug Fixes

BugId Component Subcomponent Summary
deploy plugin Applet doesn't load after upgrade to JDK 8u25

Changes in Java SE 8u31 b31

Please note that fixes from the prior BPR (8u25 b32) are included in this BPR.

Bug Fixes

BugId Component Subcomponent Summary
8061648 deploy webstart JavaWS fails with proxy autoconfig due to missing "dnsResolve"