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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8048625

javaws.exe is still copied to the system dir

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: 8u20
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: install
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    • CPU:
      generic
    • OS:
      windows

      Description

      Based on the solution mentioned in JDK-7166597/ JDK-8044347.

      java.exe, javaw,exe, javaws.exe are no longer copied to the system dir , instead symlinks being created under %ProgramData\Oracle\Java\Javapath to the latest jre version path

      Tested 8u20-b20 promotion build on 32-bit Windows, javaws.exe is stll being copied to the system dir
      Expected: no javaws.exe under system dir / javaws.exe symlink created under %ProgramData\Oracle\Java\Javapath

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              • Assignee:
                avshastr Avani Shastri (Inactive)
                Reporter:
                hungnguy Hung Nguyen (Inactive)
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