OpenJDK 8u265 Released

Andrew Hughes gnu.andrew at
Tue Jul 28 02:33:15 UTC 2020

We are pleased to announce the release of OpenJDK 8u265, which fixes a
regression found in the recent 8u262 release.

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New in release OpenJDK 8u265 (2020-07-27):
Live versions of these release notes can be found at:

* Bug fixes
  - JDK-8249677: Regression in 8u after JDK-8237117: Better ForkJoinPool behavior
  - JDK-8250546: Expect changed behaviour reported in JDK-8249846

Andrew :)

Senior Free Java Software Engineer
OpenJDK Package Owner
Red Hat, Inc. (

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