[8u-communication] JDK 8u60 released today! (and 8u72 timeline)

Andrew Hughes gnu.andrew at redhat.com
Wed Aug 19 15:12:33 UTC 2015

----- Original Message -----
> I'd like to announce that JDK 8u60 has become available for download
> today [0]. Thanks to all those who have contributed towards it.
> OpenJDK 8u60 source code is available via the 8u60 stabilization forest
> [1].  I plan to update the OpenJDK 8u project page with latest status
> and to also ask the OpenJDK ops team to mark the 8u60 forests as read-only.
> If you're packaging this release, it could be useful to let subscribed
> members know about it via communication on this mailing list. Please
> continue to contribute fixes back to the jdk8u-dev forest [2] which is
> already gathering changes for the next non-CPU JDK8u release.
> In addition to that the JDK 8u72 timeline page [3] has been published.
> Thanks,
>       -Rob
> [0] http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html
> [1] http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8u/jdk8u60/
> [2] http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8u/jdk8u-dev
> [3] http://openjdk.java.net/projects/jdk8u/releases/8u72.html

The 8u66 release page states that 8u66 should have forked for a
stabilisation branch by now:


But I don't see this on:


yet 8u72 tags have started appearing in jdk8u-dev. When will
the 8u66 release branch appear?

Andrew :)

Senior Free Java Software Engineer
Red Hat, Inc. (http://www.redhat.com)

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