These release notes describe its new features, platform requirements, installation, limitations, known problems and issues, and documentation for Oracle Java SE Embedded.
This document contains the following topics:
The following changes are included in Release 8 Update 33.
Refer to the Oracle Java SE Embedded README for installation instructions.
Oracle Java SE Embedded 8 is a modular system that must be configured before launching by selecting components and creating a custom JRE to suit your device and applications, using the included
jrecreate tool. See Oracle Java SE Developer's Guide.
This section describes known problems and issues in this release that are specific to Oracle Java SE Embedded. See also the Java SE 8 release notes for known issues, many of which also affect embedded platforms.
This section describes limitations of Oracle Java SE Embedded.
The server JVM described in Oracle Java SE Embedded Developer's Guide is only available on the following targets:
ARM v7 hard float
For ARM devices, the
-XX:NativeMemoryTracking=detail java command line option produces a warning and defaults the setting to
The Oracle Java SE Embedded page on Oracle Technology Network contains information such as links to documentation, system requirements and FAQs. See http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/embedded/resources/se-embeddocs/
Oracle Java SE Embedded Developer's Guide contains information for both platform developers and application developers about how to create custom JREs and install them on custom devices and how to develop headless and headful applications for the custom JRE.
There are a number of training videos about Oracle Java SE Embedded at http://www.oracle.com/events/us/en/java8/index.html#java-se-embedded