Java SE 8u221 Advanced and Java SE 8u221 Support

Release Notes


Java SE 8u221 BPRs, are based on the current Java SE 8u221 release and are available for Java SE Subscription customers. 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 8u221 Advanced - Bundled Patch Release (BPR) - Bug Fixes and Updates

The following sections summarize changes made in all Java SE 8u221 BPR releases. The BPR releases are listed below in date order, most current BPR first. Note that bug fixes in previous BPRs are also included in the current BPR.


Changes in Java SE 8u221 b36

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8221246 client-libs java.awt NullPointerException within Win32ShellFolder2

Changes in Java SE 8u221 b35

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8080157 hotspot compiler assert(allocates2(pc)) failed: not in CodeBuffer memory
8130341 hotspot compiler GHASH 32bit intrinsics has AEADBadTagException
8073108 security-libs javax.crypto Use x86 and SPARC CPU instructions for GHASH acceleration
8048556 hotspot gc Unnecessary GCLocker-initiated young GCs

Changes in Java SE 8u221 b34

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8226895
(Confidential)
xml jaxp Problems when validating XML with STax

Changes in Java SE 8u221 b33

 

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8226543 security-libs javax.crypto Reduce GC pressure during message digest calculations in password-based encryption
8139965 core-libs javax.naming Hang seen when using com.sun.jndi.ldap.search.replyQueueSize
8225615
(Confidential)
deploy packager Need javapackager to work with Inno Setup 6.x
8223727
(Confidential)
core-libs javax.naming com/sun/jndi/ldap/privconn/RunTest.java failed due to hang in LdapRequest.getReplyBer

Changes in Java SE 8u221 b32

 

Please note that fixes from prior BPR are included in this version.

Bug Fixes

BugId Category Subcategory Description
8219914 client-libs   Change the environment variable for Java Access Bridge logging to have a directory
8196681 client-libs javax.accessibility Java Access Bridge logging and debug flags dynamically controlled

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