openjdk-8-jre - OpenJDK Java runtime, using Hotspot JIT

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name openjdk-8-jre
Package version 8u77
Package release b03-3ubuntu3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 252 B
Download size 67.82 KB
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Full Java runtime environment - needed for executing Java GUI and Webstart
programs, using Hotspot JIT.
The packages are built using the IcedTea build support and patches
from the IcedTea project.


Package Version Architecture Repository
openjdk-8-jre_8u77-b03-3ubuntu3_i386.deb 8u77 i386 Ubuntu Main
openjdk-8-jre_8u191-b12-0ubuntu0.16.04.1_amd64.deb 8u191 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
openjdk-8-jre_8u191-b12-0ubuntu0.16.04.1_i386.deb 8u191 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
openjdk-8-jre - - -


Name Value
libasound2 >= 1.0.16
libc6 >= 2.14
libgif7 >= 5.1
libgl1 -
libgl1-mesa-glx -
libgtk2.0-0 -
libjpeg8 >= 8c
libpng12-0 >= 1.2.13-4
libpulse0 >= 0.99.1
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -
libxinerama1 -
libxrandr2 -
openjdk-8-jre-headless = 8u77-b03-3ubuntu3


Name Value
java2-runtime -
java5-runtime -
java6-runtime -
java7-runtime -
java8-runtime -


Name Value
openjdk-8-jre-headless << 8u20~b20-3


Type URL
Binary Package openjdk-8-jre_8u77-b03-3ubuntu3_amd64.deb
Source Package openjdk-8

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install openjdk-8-jre deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jre




2016-04-13 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u77-b03-3ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium
* Build-depend on jtreg again, run the tests during the build.
2016-04-06 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u77-b03-3ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium
* Fix stripping the files.
2016-04-01 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u77-b03-3ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* Regenerate the control file.
2016-04-01 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u77-b03-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Configure with --with-milestone and --with-user-release-suffix.
* Fix binary-indep only build. Closes: #819618.
2016-03-31 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u77-b03-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Don't configure with --disable-precompiled-headers on arm64.
2016-03-30 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u77-b03-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update to 8u77-b03.
- Addresses CVE-2016-0636: Improve MethodHandle consistency.
* Build-depend on openjdk-8-jdk-headless <cross>.
* Disable the atk bridge again on Ubuntu xenial (failing TCK tests).
* Use versioned Build-Depends on autoconf (>= 2.69). Closes: #818626.
* Stop providing java-runtime, java-runtine-headless, java-compiler.
Closes: #815475.
* Fix logic for libgnome/libgconf recommendations. Closes: #813943.
2016-02-25 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u72-b15-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Regenerate the control file.
[ Aurelian Jarno ]
* Reapply patch to fix jamvm on mips*, lost in version 8u72-b15-1.
* Build jamvm again on mips and mipsel.
* Build with GCC 5 on mips*.
2016-02-25 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u72-b15-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Split out an openjdk-8-jdk-headless package.
* Don't run the tests on Ubuntu xenial (openjdk-8 now in main,
jtreg in universe).
* Recognize -dcevm as a jvm. Closes: #814421.
* Update libgconf/libgnome jre recommendations. Closes: #813943.
* Update package reference in README. Closes: #814605.
* Add french translation for policytool desktop file. Addresses: #813851.
* Install app icons again.
2016-02-05 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u72-b15-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump the priority for OpenJDK 8 as the default.
* Stop building jamvm on mips and mipsel, fails to build.
2016-01-22 - Matthias Klose <>
openjdk-8 (8u72-b15-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update to 8u72-b15.
- Addresses CVE-2016-0483 (8139017), CVE-2016-0494 (8140543),
CVE-2015-8126 (8143941), CVE-2016-0475 (8138589),
CVE-2016-0402 (8059054), CVE-2016-0466 (8133962),
CVE-2016-0448 (8130710), CVE-2015-7575 (8144773).
* Apply proposed patch for JDK-8141491: Unaligned memory access in Bits.c.
* Fix zero on m68k, introduced by 8046246 (patch suggested by Michael Karcher).

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