Release Notes: This release contains a handfull of bugfixes, including fixing some segfaults and regressions. It also introduces an entirely new error reporting scheme to allow new error messages to be added much faster, and is also more robust when syntax errors are encountered in the source.
Release Notes: This release features minor bugfixes, including some regressions that crept into 1.16. There are also several new test cases to prevent this from happening again.
Release Notes: A number of highly annoying bugs have been squashed, including the timestamp assert under Windows and DBCS-encoding under glibc v2.2. Some bugs have been made better, but are not yet 100% fixed (such as JPDA debugging). Classpath-related command line options have been greatly improved with the addition of -bootclasspath and -extdirs. Several items related to specification compliance have been brought up to date with the second edition of the JLS.