Package Details: jdk8 8u221-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/jdk8.git (read-only)
Package Base: jdk8
Description: Oracle Java 8 Development Kit
Upstream URL: https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html
Keywords: java-environment-jdk java-openjfx java-runtime-headless-jre java-runtime-jre java-web-start-jre
Licenses: custom:Oracle
Provides: java-environment=8, java-environment-jdk=8, java-openjfx=8, java-runtime=8, java-runtime-headless=8, java-runtime-headless-jre=8, java-runtime-jre=8, java-web-start=8, java-web-start-jre=8
Submitter: Det
Maintainer: severach
Last Packager: severach
Votes: 78
Popularity: 1.881827
First Submitted: 2017-09-21 22:18
Last Updated: 2019-07-18 17:13

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Required by (1000)

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severach commented on 2019-04-17 06:47

Direct downloads are no longer available. Create your Oracle account, download, and put in with the PKGBUILD.

New and improved. Now you can just download to ~/Downloads then run the update.

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ijann commented on 2019-04-17 15:21

let's hope a God mode programmer, link with the browser and request the login, so one does not have to be using the manual form to download the installer. ;)

Steps to install jdk

  • place in console> git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/jdk8.git

  • enter the folder> cd jdk8

  • then

  • enter the oracle website

  • create or login with your user

  • Download the version indicated by pkgbuild

- choose the type of architecture x86, x64, etc

- important to download with the extension .tar.gz

  • Save to the jdk8 folder that you created with git clone

  • in console inside the folder jdk8> makepkg -cCifs

  • the installation will begin

  • be aware that at the end you ask for a password,

depending on how you configured your system.

severach commented on 2019-04-17 06:47

Direct downloads are no longer available. Create your Oracle account, download, and put in with the PKGBUILD.

New and improved. Now you can just download to ~/Downloads then run the update.

nunc commented on 2019-04-16 22:15

I updated the links & hashes didnt need changed, just installed it 5 min ago. https://pastebin.com/eTv5ggm2

Austcool commented on 2019-02-25 22:20

@severach In the sun-java-jdk8.desktop file please remove NoDisplay=true, and add Exec=/usr/lib/jvm/java-8-jdk/jre/bin/java -jar %F so the desktop file can be used to set to open jar files from the context menu.

severach commented on 2019-01-19 22:41

I didn't notice there were two versions on the same page.

Musikolo commented on 2019-01-19 04:00

@severach, out of curiosity, why are you using build u201 instead of u202? Shouldn't build u202 be newer and come with additional bug fixes?

severach commented on 2019-01-18 19:24

@x4fyr: Validation for jce_policy-8.zip and jdk-8u201-linux-x64.tar.gz fails

I pulled a new copy. All checksums good and it builds. My java app runs in jdk8. Can you give me an example of what worked in 192 and doesn't work in 201?

Musikolo commented on 2019-01-17 03:21

@wulftone, yes, I was also having the same issue. The problem is that the package isn't up-to-date, and old version is no longer available. However, if you want to solve it, just follow the next few steps:

1.- Download and extract https://aur.archlinux.org/cgit/aur.git/snapshot/jdk8.tar.gz

2.- Download this patch (https://pastebin.com/ibkbvRfV) and save it as jdk8-update.patch

3.- Apply the patch: patch PKGBUILD < jdk8-update.patch

4.- Build and install: makepkg -crsi

I hope it works!

wulftone commented on 2019-01-16 23:48

Anyone else having issues downloading this package? It's 404ing due to a license agreement check that oracle is doing on that file now. Looking at the URL you get from the browser, there's an additional AuthParam query param on the url, e.g. https://download.oracle.com/otn-pub/java/jdk/8u201-b09/42970487e3af4f5aa5bca3f542482c60/jdk-8u201-linux-x64.tar.gz?AuthParam=1547682810_edf64a570bffeb36da56c21e3eb8f9fb (I changed the param, FYI, so this link doesn't work as is).

EDIT: I think it just needs updated to the latest version/build/hash/md5sum and it will work fine.

Det commented on 2018-07-21 16:37

AFAIK the best public MD5 preimage attack is at 2^123.4. Dividing it in half (50% chance of finding collision) gives 7.0×10^36. If you generated distinct hashes with multiple GPUs at speeds of 200 billion/sec, you would find a match with those odds in 1.1 billion billion years (7.0×10^36/(200×10^9×60×60×24×365.2524) ≈ 1.1*10^18) (the universe is 14 billion years old).

I don't get the last part?