2 Replies Latest reply: Apr 9, 2013 5:56 AM by 934200 RSS

    Difference between jdk and jre

    934200
      Hi,

      Why is it we upgrade jdk as well as jre in Oracle Apps. Could anyone please let me know the difference between jdk and jre and Why we use jdk or jre in Apps.

      Thanks,
      Abdullah.
        • 1. Re: Difference between jdk and jre
          Hussein Sawwan-Oracle
          Abbu wrote:
          Hi,

          Why is it we upgrade jdk as well as jre in Oracle Apps. Could anyone please let me know the difference between jdk and jre and Why we use jdk or jre in Apps.

          Thanks,
          Abdullah.
          To be on the latest certified version which contains fixes to bugs/performance/security issues.

          https://blogs.oracle.com/stevenChan/entry/java_jre_1_6_06

          https://blogs.oracle.com/stevenChan/entry/java_jre_1_7_03

          https://blogs.oracle.com/stevenChan/entry/updating_the_default_jdk_installed_in_oracleas_10g

          Utility /Script To Check The Techstack Component Versions (Forms, Http Server, JDK, Framework, Database, etc) [ID 601736.1]
          Using Latest Java 6.0 Update With Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 [ID 455492.1]

          https://forums.oracle.com/forums/search.jspa?threadID=&q=JRE+AND+JDK+AND+Upgrade&objID=c3&dateRange=all&userID=&numResults=15&rankBy=10001

          Thanks,
          Hussein
          • 2. Re: Difference between jdk and jre
            934200
            Thanks Hussein,

            will check the links u have provided...