RELEASE NOTES: JDK 8u25

Notes generated: Wed Dec 01 01:59:36 CET 2021

JEPs

None.

RELEASE NOTES

None.

FIXED ISSUES

client-libs/java.awt

Priority Bug Summary
P1 JDK-8051588 [headless] DataTransferer.getInstance throws ClassCastException in headless mode

client-libs/javax.swing

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8057770 api/javax_swing/JScrollPane/indexTGF.html#UpdateUI failed with MotifLookAndFeel on all platform
P2 JDK-8057184 JCK8's api/javax_swing/JDesktopPane/descriptions.html#getset failed with GTKLookAndFeel on Linux and Solaris run
P3 JDK-8042465 Applet menus not rendering when browser is full screen on Mac

core-libs/java.io

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8048383 Check jdk/src/windows/native/java/io/io_util_md.c for JNI pending exceptions
P4 JDK-8048446 Check jdk/src/windows/native/java/io/WinNTFileSystem_md.c for JNI pending exceptions

core-libs/java.lang

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8048448 Check jdk/src/windows/native/java/lang/ProcessImpl_md.c for JNI pending exceptions
P4 JDK-8048444 Check jdk/src/windows/native/java/lang/ProcessEnvironment_md.c for JNI pending exceptions

core-libs/java.net

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8048380 JNI exception pending in jdk/src/windows/native/java/net/DualStackPlainDatagramSocketImpl.c
P4 JDK-8048385 JNI exception pending in jdk/src/windows/native/sun/net/dns/ResolverConfigurationImpl.c
P4 JDK-8048447 JNI exception pending in src/jdk/src/windows/native/sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthSequence.c

core-libs/java.nio

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8048384 Check src/windows/native/sun/nio/fs/WindowsNativeDispatcher.c for JNI pending exceptions

core-libs/java.util

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8048445 (prefs) Check jdk/src/windows/native/java/util/WindowsPreference.c for JNI pending exceptions
P4 JDK-8045624 (prefs) Check src/solaris/native/java/util/FileSystemPreferences.c for JNI pending exceptions

core-libs/java.util:collections

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8048207 CheckedQueue.offer calls wrong method on wrapped queue

core-libs/javax.naming

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8041451 com.sun.jndi.ldap.Connection:ReadTimeout should abandon ldap request

deploy

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8054904 Webstart cache path error for Java >= 7u65

deploy/plugin

Priority Bug Summary
P1 JDK-8046814 Browser throws ClassNotFoundException when javaws.args present in deployment.properties on Windows
P2 JDK-8051999 regression - java_arguments not accepted after Update to 7u65
P2 JDK-8051358 Step 6:There are java.io.FileNotFoundException and ava.lang.ClassNotFoundException thrown in java console after clicking "Continue" Button,and there is no security dialog with "Run" Button .

deploy/webstart

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8061643 JavaWS fails with proxy autoconfig due to missing "resolve" permission
P3 JDK-8051891 SWT cannot load native look&feel

hotspot/compiler

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8039050 Crash in C2 compiler at Node::rematerialize

hotspot/runtime

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8043086 Hotspot is expected to report OOM which is occurred String.intern(), but crashes in JDK8u5
P3 JDK-8055849 VerifyError on backward branch

infrastructure

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8044749 Resolve autoconf and other merge issue from 8u20 to 8u25

infrastructure/build

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-8055717 Increment hsx 25.25 build to b02 for 8u25-b11
P4 JDK-8044604 Increment minor version of HSx25 for 8u25 and initialize the build number
P4 JDK-8039891 Remove ppcsflt builds from JPRT

install/install

Priority Bug Summary
P2 JDK-8051639 require patching and bsdiff for all install builds

javafx/controls

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8096949 [LineChart] Calling setForceZeroInRange doesn't update LineChart

security-libs/javax.smartcardio

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8039319 (smartcardio) Card.transmitControlCommand() does not work on Mac OS X

tools

Priority Bug Summary
P4 JDK-6545422 TEST BUG: NativeErrors.java uses wrong path name in exec

xml/jaxb

Priority Bug Summary
P3 JDK-8040335 With active Securitymanager JAXBContext.newInstance fails