Where have all the "fastdebug" builds gone?

Ulf Zibis Ulf.Zibis at gmx.de
Tue Nov 8 11:08:39 UTC 2011

Hi Volker,

maybe you find some answers here:



Am 08.11.2011 11:30, schrieb Volker Simonis:
> Hi,
> I could have sworn that
> http://jdk6.java.net/download.html and
> http://jdk7.java.net/download.html
> always contained product AND "fastdebug" builds, but as I just
> verified today there are no more "fastdebug" builds available neither
> for JDK6 nor for JDK7 and JDK8.
> Is this intentional?
> Is there any other source for debug builds of the original Oracle JDK?
> The debug builds have always been very useful to track down problems,
> especially because many of the diagnostic VM options are only
> available in debug builds.
> Regards,
> Volker

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