RELEASE NOTES: JDK 8u11

Notes generated: Wed Dec 01 01:46:02 CET 2021

JEPs

None.

RELEASE NOTES

None.

FIXED ISSUES

client-libs/2d

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8023990 Regression: postscript size increase from 6u18

client-libs/java.awt

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8041572 [macosx] huge native memory leak in AWTWindow.m
P2 JDK-8036056 Running forms URL throws NullPointerException in Javaconsole.
P3 JDK-8041987 [macosx] setDisplayMode crashes
P3 JDK-8031765 [TEST] Child process error stream is not empty!
P4 JDK-8017456 [TEST_BUG] java/awt/DataFlavor/MissedHtmlAndRtfBug/MissedHtmlAndRtfBug.html: test frames remain after test execution

client-libs/java.awt:i18n

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8019990 IM candidate window appears on the South-East corner of the display.

core-libs

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8037012 (tz) Support tzdata2014a
P3 JDK-8038306 (tz) Support tzdata2014b
P3 JDK-8037180 [TEST_BUG] test/sun/util/calendar/zi/Zoneinfo.java incorrectly calculates raw GMT offset change time
P4 JDK-8032678 [TEST_BUG] sun/misc/Version/Version.java doesn't understand two-digit HotSpot minor version numbers

core-libs/java.net

Priority Bug Summary
P1 JDK-8035897 Better memory allocation for file descriptors greater than 1024 on macosx
P4 JDK-8036584 Review comments from 8035897

core-libs/java.nio

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8027212 TEST_BUG: java/nio/channels/Selector/SelectAfterRead.java fails intermittently

core-libs/java.util:i18n

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8043012 (tz) Support tzdata2014c

core-libs/jdk.nashorn

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8033231 [TEST_BUG] test/script/basic/JDK-8026161.js fails with java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError

deploy

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8033578 Deploy unit test to 100% pass rate
P2 JDK-8041964 JUnit test compilation error on non Windows platform
P2 JDK-8043587 Relaunch to JRE 5 does not work
P2 JDK-8019274 RMI thread can no longer call out to AWT thread for webstart app
P4 JDK-8038724 [Nightly test failure]: PreloaderDelegateTest.testEarlyError
P4 JDK-8036938 BaseDirTest.testUserDir Failure on linux
P4 JDK-8030975 Both testcases testLoadClassFromLazyBlackListJar and testLoadClassFromLazyBlackListJar_NoCache caused an error
P4 JDK-8032833 Both testCheckConnectWithContext and testCheckConnect started failing after recent sync from the sandbox
P4 JDK-8041520 CacheTest Failure
P4 JDK-8028812 com.sun.deploy.cache.CacheEntryTest.testReadSigningData failed
P4 JDK-8028821 com.sun.deploy.registration.RegisterDeployTest failed
P4 JDK-8029313 com.sun.deploy.uitoolkit.impl.awt.ui.DownloadWindowForServiceTest: progress should be hidden after download
P4 JDK-8029308 com.sun.javaws.LaunchDownloadHttpsTest failed
P4 JDK-8033415 com.sun.javaws.security.JNLPSignedResourcesHelperTest: crash
P4 JDK-8030075 com.sun.jnlp.DownloadServiceImplTest.testRemoveAndLoadPart: NPE at ToolkitStore.get().getAppContext()
P4 JDK-8031410 com.sun.jnlp.JNLPPreverifyClassLoaderTest.testInternalGzip: JNLPPreverifyClassLoader.initialize: FAILED
P4 JDK-8037480 DeployCacheHandlerTest NPE due to server resourse cleanup
P4 JDK-8037536 Disable CacheUtilTest.testNoCodebase on Linux
P4 JDK-8033481 Disable crashing deploy unit tests
P4 JDK-8039128 Disable SecurityBaseline.backgroundUpdate for JUnit test
P4 JDK-8039540 Disable timeout junit tests
P4 JDK-8036746 Exclude some tests that failed or causes error on Linux
P4 JDK-8035721 FileNotFoundException when SetupHelper.blackListJarFile
P4 JDK-8036631 Fix Deployment Unit Test Timeout on Hudson
P4 JDK-8037782 Fix server issue in some tests and WebServer
P4 JDK-8034990 hudson junit test JNLPSignedResourcesHelperTest.java failures observed on mac but not windows
P4 JDK-8034917 Improve com/sun/deploy/security/RootCertStore.java so that it warns about missing system certificates file
P4 JDK-8035806 Investigate com.sun.javaws.security.JNLPSignedResourcesHelperTest.DISABLED_testWarmupValidationWithSignedJNLP
P4 JDK-8038598 Investigate MemoryCacheTest, JNLPSignedResourcesHelperTest, JVMManagerTest and JnlpUpdateTest
P4 JDK-8037119 jdk9-client build failure caused by a jar not found
P4 JDK-8035895 Make the starting web server port in sun.tests.helpers.WebServer configurable via an environment variable
P4 JDK-8037883 new unit test failure on linux-amd64: com.sun.javaws.PreloaderTest.testProgressInOfflineMode
P4 JDK-8033492 Provide a way to override the default junit timeout of 10 minutes when running the deployment test suite
P4 JDK-8029641 SetupHelpers.blackListJarFile is out dated
P4 JDK-8036959 Some JNLPSignedResourcesHelperTest tests fail on linux-amd64
P4 JDK-8030931 sun.plugin2.applet.Applet2ClassLoaderTest -- Your security settings have blocked an untrusted application from running
P4 JDK-8033293 sun.plugin2.applet.Applet2DownloadTest : Caused an ERROR
P4 JDK-8032497 sun.plugin2.applet.AWTAppletLifecycleTest.testAppletHasParentBeforeInit test failure
P4 JDK-8033406 sun.plugin2.applet.FXAppletSecurityManagerTest: Error and Failure
P4 JDK-8031824 sun.plugin2.applet.JNLP2ClassLoaderTest.testFindGetBasics: Error
P4 JDK-8031407 sun.plugin2.applet.JNLP2ClassLoaderTest: 11 errors
P4 JDK-8031533 sun.plugin2.applet.JNLPAppletPreloaderTest: 5 errors
P4 JDK-8032599 sun.plugin2.applet.SerialAppletTest.testInitNormalSerialApplet: Caused an ERROR
P4 JDK-8031365 sun.plugin2.applet.SignedAsBLOBJarTest: 5 similar errors due to ExitException
P4 JDK-8030688 sun.plugin2.applet.SignedCachedJarTest failed
P4 JDK-8030357 sun.plugin2.applet.viewer.JNLP2ViewerTest failed on Mac
P4 JDK-8030066 sun.plugin2.main.server.JVMManagerTest Failed
P4 JDK-8030225 sun.plugin2.message.LaunchJVMAppletMessageTest failed
P4 JDK-8038354 The fix for https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8037883 is still not good enough - unit test failure on linux-i586: com.sun.javaws.PreloaderTest.testProgressInOfflineMode
P4 JDK-8033708 Typo in the fix for 8033492
P4 JDK-8028684 Unit test error PolicyParserTest

deploy/deployment_toolkit

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8039011 JNLPSignedResourcesHelperTest sometimes timeout on Windows

deploy/javafx

Priority Bug Summary
P1 JDK-8038621 [nightly] Plugin doesn't work for javafx applets since from build 25.03.2014
P4 JDK-8098098 Sign demo jar files with Client.jar using make files

deploy/plugin

Priority Bug Summary
P1 JDK-8046821 Browser throws ClassNotFoundException when javaws.args present in deployment.properties on Windows
P1 JDK-8042163 Regression- Java Control Panel Advanced tab failed to display
P2 JDK-8035449 security prompt is shown twice when 'Do not show' checkbox is checked
P3 JDK-8030636 Accessibility class in jar on -xbootclasspath/a is not loaded by jvm
P3 JDK-8034230 Applet caller check should not compare URLs
P3 JDK-8030945 FX native mixcoded dialog doesn't show up on linux

deploy/webstart

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8042415 [nightly] JNLP file invalid parsing
P3 JDK-8042640 Java trusted certificate warning not showing
P3 JDK-8041339 JNLP with java-vm-args whose length exceeded 512 chars failed to get loaded with CouldNotLoadArgumentException

docs

Priority Bug Summary
P1 JDK-8033656 List URLPermission in JDK 8 Networking Enhancements
P1 JDK-8033654 Update "Permissions in the Java Development Kit (JDK)" Document

docs/guides

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8033655 Add information about lambdas and streams to Collections Framework Enhancements in Java SE 8
P3 JDK-8033653 Documenting JDK 8 deployment requirement for permissions attribute
P3 JDK-8033098 Guides pages needs to be updated to fix API links
P4 JDK-8034570 Update fix table script to ignore HTML pages generated by DARB

docs/release_notes

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8048216 System config pages should refer to OS X and not to Mac OS X

hotspot/compiler

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8050076 maven build of elasticsearch 1.0.3

infrastructure/build

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8044541 Increment hsx 25.11 build to b03 for 8u11-b11
P4 JDK-8040163 Increment hsx 25.11 build to b02 for 8u11-b04
P4 JDK-8039216 Update hsx version to hs25.11 with b01 for 8u11 release

javafx/application-lifecycle

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8097532 [JFXPanel] SecurityException in PlatformUtil when running SwingInterop with security manager

javafx/build

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8094590 Mac: Intermittent build failures in task graphics:ccMacFontT2K

javafx/controls

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8094500 [CSS] css code should not set logging level

javafx/other

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8097534 Create regression tests that run JavaFX apps with a security manager

javafx/samples

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8097527 Testing OTN Ensemble applet loaded with java.lang.StackOverflowError

javafx/window-toolkit

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8096523 Gtk: SecurityException using WebView when running app with security manager

xml/jaxb

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8041263 With active Securitymanager JAXBContext.newInstance fails