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  2. JDK-8155252

REGRESSION: 8u91 update of 32 bit JRE removes preferences of the 64 bit JRE

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      J2SE Version (please include all output from java -version flag):
      1.8.0_91 (32 bit)

      Does this problem occur on J2SE 7ux, 8ux? Yes / No (be specific version#)
      It does not occur with old updates.


      If this is a regression what release did the code last work?
      Yes.


      Operating System Configuration Information (be specific):
      Windows 64 bit

      Bug Description:
        An update of a 32 bit Java VM delete the Java preferences of the 64 bit
      Java VMs. This break all application with a bundle Java VM. On a server
      system it is typical that the server applications run with a 64 bit Java
      bundle edition. The 32 bit edition is used only in the browser.

      Related bugs: JDK-8146305, JDK-8135254

      Steps to Reproduce (be specific):
      * Create some Java preferences settings with a 64 bit Java which is not
      installed.
      * Update the 32 bit Java for the browser --> the settings was lost.
        

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              • Assignee:
                nnatu Nakul Natu (Inactive)
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                shadowbug Shadow Bug
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