Java SE 8u162 Advanced and Java SE 8u162 Support

Release Notes


The Java SE 8u162 Advanced Platform, available for Java SE Suite, Java SE Advanced, and Java SE Support customers, is based on the current Java SE 8u162 release.

For more information on installation and licensing of Java SE Suite and Java SE Advanced, visit Java SE Products Overview.

Find information about Java SE Support at Oracle Java SE Support.


Java SE 8u162 Advanced - Bundled Patch Release (BPR) - Bug Fixes and Updates

The following sections summarize changes made in all Java SE 8u162 Advanced BPR. 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 8u162 b37

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8187635 client-libs java.awt On Windows Swing changes keyboard layout on a window activation
8187803 client-libs javax.swing JDK part of JavaFX-Swing dialogs appearing behind main stage
8185634 javafx swing Java Fx-Swing dialogs appearing behind main stage
8189280 javafx swing Memory leak in SwingNode if Stage is not shown

Changes in Java SE 8u162 b36

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8076117 security-libs java.security EndEntityChecker should not process custom extensions after PKIX validation
8176072 client-libs java.awt READING attributes are not available on TSF
8183504 client-libs javax.swing 8u131 Win 10, issue with wrong position of Sogou IME popup

Changes in Java SE 8u162 b35

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8171452 core-libs java.nio (ch) linux io_util_md: Operation not supported exception after 8168628
8168628 core-libs java.nio (fc) SIGBUS when extending file size to map it
8187577 hotspot gc JVM crash during gc doing concurrent marking
8196912 deploy plugin Java Plugin - CRL lookup does external search, with internal CRL configured

Changes in Java SE 8u162 b34

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8196332
(Confidential)
deploy plugin settings are written to the root drive on Windows-10 with MSI installer
8074373 tools launcher NMT is not enabled if NMT option is specified after class path specifiers
8192987 security-libs java.security keytool should remember real storetype if it is not provided
8187045 infrastructure build [linux] Not all libraries in the VM are linked with -z,noexecstack

Changes in Java SE 8u162 b32

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8057570 hotspot jvmti RedefineClasses() tests fail assert(((Metadata*)obj)->is_valid()) failed: obj is valid
8156137 hotspot compiler SIGSEGV in ReceiverTypeData::clean_weak_klass_links
8055008 hotspot jvmti Clean up code that saves the previous versions of redefined classes
8038636 hotspot compiler speculative traps break when classes are redefined

Changes in Java SE 8u162 b31

 

Please note that fixes from prior BPR (8u152 b35) are included in this version.

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8054213 core-libs java.lang:reflect Class name repeated in output of Type.toString()
8189789 core-libs java.util.jar tomcat gzip-compressed response bodies appear to be broken in update 151

Java SE 8u162 Release Notes


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