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Usage Tracker Last JRE Usage time:.oracle_jre_usage Directory Created In User Home Directory (Doc ID 2392656.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2018

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 8 to 8
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Java 8U131 and 8U144 versions, 

even if tracker is disabled (by default), .oracle_jre_usage directory is created in user home directory. This is Not the expected behavior. 
If tracker is disabled (by default), .oracle_jre_usage directory should Not be created in user home directory.

With Java 7U versions, .oracle_jre_usage is Not created.

This issue is Not seen using Java 8u51 and 7U79. 
This issue is also observed using the latest version of JRE: Oracle JRE 8 
Update 144 b32 (as of now). 

Cause

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