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IBM SDK, Java™ Technology Edition, Version 8, Service Refresh 5, Fix Pack 41

Fix pack 41 is now available from the Downloads page. This refresh includes the following updates: The -XX:[+|-]UseGCStartupHints option, which enables or disables the automatic learning and setting of an appropriate heap size for an application, is now enabled by default. Anonymous classes created by Unsafe.defineAnonymousClass are now stored in the shared classes cache. The...

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IBM SDK, Java™ Technology Edition, Version 8, Service Refresh 5, Fix Pack 40

Fix pack 40 is now available from the Downloads page. This refresh contains the July 2019 Oracle critical patch update and the following changes: An updated version of the Eclipse OpenJ9 VM, containing the following changes: The VM can learn and set an appropriate initial heap size for an application as an alternative to you...

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IBM SDK, Java™ Technology Edition, Version 8, Service Refresh 5, Fix Pack 37

Fix pack 37 is now available from the Downloads page. This refresh includes the following updates: Improved platform support for pause-less garbage collection Support for transparent huge pages on Linux when you use the madvise system call. To enable support, specify the -XX:+TransparentHugePage option on the command line Support for the -XX:OnOutOfMemoryError OpenJDK HotSpot option...

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