Package Details: jre8 8u281-1

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Package Base: jre8
Description: Oracle Java 8 Runtime Environment LTS
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Keywords: java-openjfx java-runtime-headless-jre java-runtime-jre java-web-start-jre
Licenses: custom:Oracle
Provides: 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: 40
Popularity: 0.39
First Submitted: 2017-09-21 22:18
Last Updated: 2021-01-22 02:17

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Det commented on 2018-07-19 16:25

Name one?

MarcinWieczorek commented on 2018-07-19 16:23

There are thousands of reasons why md5 should be avoided.

When multiple types are available, the strongest checksum is to be preferred: sha256 over sha1, and sha1 over md5.

Det commented on 2018-07-19 14:59


MarcinWieczorek commented on 2018-07-19 14:04

Please stop using md5 for checksums. Thanks!

Det commented on 2018-03-24 10:52

waddon1 flagged jre8 out-of-date on 2018-03-24 for the following reason:

The download page ( has encountered an issue due to oracle changing the download process

All the downloads are down:

Stop flagging.