Service refresh 6 is now available from the Downloads page. This refresh contains the October 2019 Oracle critical patch update (with the exception of CVE-2019-2949, as listed in the security bulletin) and the following changes:

  • An updated version of the Eclipse OpenJ9 VM, with the following updates:
    • The format of the HOOKS section of a Java dump, which shows internal VM event callbacks, has changed.
  • Support for new hardware: IBM® z15
  • Support for new operating systems: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1, and z/OS® 2.4
  • More algorithm support for the JCEPlus and JCEPlusFIPS providers
  • IBM fixes to the code base

You can read more about these changes in the user documentation:

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