Java SE 8u45 Advanced and Java SE 8u45 Support Release Notes

Java SE 8u45 Release Notes

The Java SE 8u45 Advanced Platform, available for Java SE Subscription customers, is based on the current Java SE 8u45 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 8u45 Bundled Patch Release (BPR) - Bug Fixes and Updates

The following sections summarize changes made in all Java SE 8u45 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 8u45 b37

Bug Fixes

BugId Component Subcomponent Summary
8085965 hotspot gc VM hangs in C2Compiler
8075210 hotspot gc Refactor strong root processing in order to allow G1 to evolve separately from GenCollectedHeap
8074037 hotspot gc Refactor the G1GCPhaseTime logging to make it easier to add new phases
8061630 hotspot gc G1 iterates over JNIHandles two times
8067655 hotspot gc Clean up G1 remembered set oop iteration
8051837 hotspot gc Remove temporary G1UseParallelRSetUpdating and G1UseParallelRSetScanning flags
8072384 core-libs Setting IP_TOS on sockets not working on unix

Changes in Java SE 8u45 b36

Bug Fixes

BugId Component Subcomponent Summary
8072999 deploy webstart DRS certificate based rule does not match with Java WS Application compressed by pack200
deploy plugin If checksum rule is specified drs tries to calculate checksum for folder (DRS1.2)
8069161 deploy plugin Slow cache performance since JRE 7u06
deploy plugin OutOfMemoryError in Java Plugin for IE
install install Update Makefiles to Roll a .dmg File for the .pkg Installer
deploy plugin Applet failed to reload after "javaws -uninstall"
8072676 client-libs javax.swing [macosx] Jtree icon painted over label when scrollbars present in window
8079223 deploy   unnecessary performance degradation caused by fix to JDK-8052111
8077155 core-libs LoginContext Subject ignored by jdk8

Changes in Java SE 8u45 b33

Bug Fixes

BugId Component Subcomponent Summary
deploy plugin 8u25-b31/8u31-b32 fails to evaluate proxy pac file for some URLs
8073008 client-libs java.awt press-and-hold input method for accented characters works incorrectly on OS X

Changes in Java SE 8u45 b32

Please note that fixes from the prior BPR (8u40 b32) are included in this BPR.