I have been developing and distributing a Java SWING application using the great InstallBuilder tool to create the instalelr.
In this application we have included the JRE 1.8.0_121 in the installer, I know this is a bit old but we started with it and it keeps working fine.
My question is more a clarification than anything else. Since I use the JRE packages for 1.8.0_121 that were provided by BitRock, is it OK to keep distributing my application together with this old JRE?
Are any of the commercial products that are mentioned on the BCL license present on this JRE packages ( or in the ones that you provided through the website) ?
I am however thinking on what is the best way to just fix the issue by using the OpenJDK JRE packages. The problem is that in the Java packages page, there is no option to download the OpenJDK for Java 8 for macOS (neither JDK nor JRE)? Could you add it in the download page? is there any reson why the OpenJDK JRE 8 is only available for Lix and Windows (I need to support orur Mac users)?
Also, why are there no options to download the java runtimes for the JRE for Java 11,12 or 13? I see them available only in the JDK versions. This is good but for my application is enough with the JRE which is much smaller to include.
If I want to include the OpenJDK JRE versions offered by AdoptOpenJDK, what should I do? Do you already have these JREs packaged somewhere and ready to use? Do you have some documentation on what should I do to make these "Installbuilder-ready"??
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