The Java SE 8u51 Advanced Platform, available for Java SE Subscription customers, is based on the current Java SE 8u51 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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The following sections summarize changes made in all Java SE 8u51 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.
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|8067422||tools||javac||Lambda method names are unnecessarily unstable|
Please note that fixes from prior BPR (8u45 b37) are included in this BPR.