JDK 8u40

Information and schedules specific to OpenJDK 8u40 release


General bug fixes to improve and enhance the OpenJDK 8u releases.


Schedules are preliminary and subject to change.

Best efforts are made to keep this page updated with most recent information. Only critical fixes will be considered for integration in the weeks leading up to the GA milestone.

The code freeze dates are usually 1 week before the milestone. Exact dates and a heads up will be sent to the mailing list when a milestone is approaching.

25th June 2014 8u-dev forests begin collecting 8u40 fixes
Mid September 2014 Feature Complete
November 2014 Rampdown 1
December 2014 RampDown 2 Fork for the stabilization forests
3rd March 2015 8u40 GA

Refer to the JDK 8 milestones definition page for a summary of what each milestone consists of.

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