JDK 18

This release will be the Reference Implementation of version 18 of the Java SE Platform, as specified by JSR 393 in the Java Community Process.

Status

The main-line code repository is open for bug fixes, small enhancements, and JEPs as proposed and tracked via the JEP Process.

Features

JEPs proposed to target JDK 18 review ends
416: Reimplement Core Reflection with Method Handles 2021/10/26
JEPs targeted to JDK 18, so far
400: UTF-8 by Default
408: Simple Web Server
413: Code Snippets in Java API Documentation
417: Vector API (Third Incubator)
Last update: 2021/10/19 18:52 UTC