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Where can I get early access to Java downloads?

Oracle releases periodic early access snapshots of the complete source, binaries and documentation for Java products. These raw snapshots let developers review and contribute to the Java SE platform as it is being developed.

What we need you to do:

  1. Download
  2. Test
    • Run your favorite applications
    • Test the new features
    • Identify any issues where behavior is different from previous Java releases
    • Identify bugs in the new features, including functionality and documentation
  3. File a bug

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