Release Notes: Full support for Mac OS X and for Linux on ARM has been added. JavaFX is now packaged. Java Access Bridge is now included. An alternative hash function is included. The security warning dialog messages have been modified. Several minor bugs have been fixed.
Release Notes: This release adds JDK support for Mac OS X, adds a new supported Garbage Collector, Garbage First (G1), adds SPARC T4-specific crypto optimizations, adds a new flag to unlock commercial features, fixes various bugs, updates the JVM to version 23, upgrades JAXP to 1.4.6 and Java DB to 10.8.2.2, and updates Olson timezone data to version 2012c.
Release Notes: The footprint of signed JAR files was reduced. Caching of network content for application code running in Web Start mode is now enabled by default. Handling of content with gzip encoding was improved. Several other minor improvements and bugfixes were made. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2011l.
Release Notes: Performance and stability were improved. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2011g. Many minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Several new system configurations, including the Google Chrome browser, are now officially supported. Support for customized loading progress indicators was implemented. Java Hotspot VM 17.0 is now included, along with its Garbage First (G1) garbage collector. A Drag'N'Drop crash and several other minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Support for blacklisting signed jar files was added. An experimental optional improvement for TreeMap Iteration was introduced. The Java HotSpot VM was updated to version 14, bringing increased performance through the optimizing compiler, more efficient SoftReference processing, and improvements to Parallel Compacting garbage collection. Support was added for several system configurations. Service Tag support was added. Many bugs were fixed, including several crashes and memory leaks.
Release Notes: Support was added for several system configurations. Service Tag support was added. Many bugs were fixed, including several crashes and memory leaks.
Release Notes: The Java browser plugin and Java Webstart are now also provided as native versions for the x86_64 platform. Limited mixing of heavyweight and lightweight AWT components is now supported. The Security Warning used with the toplevel windows of an untrusted application was improved to make it less intrusive and more subtle. Graphics performance improvements were made for anti-aliasing drawing and filing, non-anti-aliasing transformed rectangles, and for single wide lines. Java Webstart startup time was improved, and application startup and runtime performance for JavaFX were improved.
No changes have been submitted for this release.
Release Notes: Major feature updates to JDK 1.3.