How to Determine the Vendor of a Java Installation, or if a JVM is from Oracle

(Doc ID 1618482.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2018

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 1.3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to check which vendor a Java Runtime Environment (JRE) is from, and whether it is from Oracle or not.  This is useful in determining whether you can get support from Oracle for problems with that JVM.

 

Solution

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