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Server JRE (Java SE Runtime Environment)

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10.0.2 | Updated: 18 Jul 2018



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Server JRE (Java SE Runtime Environment) 10.0.2

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Server JRE (Server Java Runtime Environment) for deploying Java applications on servers. Includes tools for JVM monitoring and tools commonly required for server applications, but does not include browser integration (the Java plug-in), auto-update, nor an installer.


This package unpacks the Java Server JRE version offered at to the default directory "C:\tools\Java\server-jre\jre1.10.0_{version}".

If you wish to unpack to an alternate directory, use the InstallationPath parameter. Example:
choco install server-jre10 -PackageParameters "/InstallationPath:c:\Program Files" -y

The installation will also set the JAVA_HOME environment variable to the destination directory if not present yet and add %JAVA_HOME%/bin to the PATH environment.

This package is only available in 64-bit.


The following package parameters can be set:

  • /InstallationPath - Install to a different destination folder. Default: C:\tools\Java\server-jre
  • /Force - Force setting JAVA_HOME to the new version even if the variable was already set
  • /Machine - Set JAVA_HOME and PATH on 'Machine' level, instead of 'User' level

These parameters can be passed to the installer with the use of --packageParameters.

For example: choco install server-jre10 --packageParameters '"/InstallationPath:C:\tools\Java /Force /Machine"'.

$packageName = $env:chocolateyPackageName
# The buildNumber should be easier to determine or pass from the nuspec
$buildNumber = "13"
$checksum = "d54f57d574a0eaac231f486d6b15fe6d3d3857d3df74789675f08eb13b61076f"
$downloadHash= "19aef61b38124481863b1413dce1855f"

# Discard any -pre/-beta/-testing appended to avoid releasing an unfinished on
$semanticVersion = $env:chocolateyPackageVersion.Split("-")[0]
#9.0.xx to jdk1.9.0_xx
$versionArray = $semanticVersion.Split(".")
$majorVersion = $versionArray[0]
$minorVersion = $versionArray[1]
$updateVersion = $versionArray[2]

$folderVersion = "jdk1.$majorVersion.$($minorVersion)_$updateVersion"

$fileNameBase = "serverjre-$($majorVersion).$($minorVersion).$($updateVersion)_windows-x64_bin"
$fileName = "$fileNameBase.tar.gz"

$url = "$($majorVersion).$($minorVersion).$($updateVersion)+$($buildNumber)/$downloadHash/$fileName"
#$url = ""

$osBitness = Get-ProcessorBits
# 32-bit not supported
if ($osBitness -eq 32) {
   Throw "The package $packageName is only available for 64-bit architectures"

$arguments = @{}

# Now we can use the $env:chocolateyPackageParameters inside the Chocolatey package
$packageParameters = $env:chocolateyPackageParameters

# Default value
# uses deprecated Get-BinRoot
#$InstallationPath = Join-Path (Get-BinRoot) "Java/server-jre"
$InstallationPath = Join-Path (Get-ToolsLocation) "Java/server-jre"
$ForceEnvVars = $false
$EnvVariableType = "Machine"

# Now parse the packageParameters using good old regular expression
if ($packageParameters) {
    $match_pattern = "\/(?<option>([a-zA-Z0-9]+)):(?<value>([`"'])?([a-zA-Z0-9- \(\)\s_\\:\.]+)([`"'])?)|\/(?<option>([a-zA-Z]+))"
    $option_name = 'option'
    $value_name = 'value'

    if ($packageParameters -match $match_pattern ){
        $results = $packageParameters | Select-String $match_pattern -AllMatches
        $results.matches | % {
        Throw "Package Parameters were found but were invalid (REGEX Failure)"

    if ($arguments.ContainsKey("InstallationPath")) {
        Write-Host "InstallationPath Argument Found"
        $InstallationPath = $arguments["InstallationPath"]
    if ($arguments.ContainsKey("Force")) {
        Write-Host "Force Argument Found"
        $ForceEnvVars = $true
    if ($arguments.ContainsKey("User")) {
        Write-Host "User Argument Found"
        $EnvVariableType = "User"

} else {
    Write-Debug "No Package Parameters Passed in"

Write-Debug "Installing to $InstallationPath, Params: ForceEnvVars=$ForceEnvVars, EnvVariableType=$EnvVariableType"

# Future state, write install options file to use in uninstall (ie /Machine or /User /InstallationPath)
# This would be easier if installed with Install-ChocolateyZipFile and writing the parameters to $toolsDir aka Invocation.

#Create Temp Folder
$chocTempDir = Join-Path $env:TEMP "chocolatey"
$tempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir "$packageName"
if ($env:packageVersion -ne $null) {$tempDir = Join-Path $tempDir "$env:packageVersion"; }
if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempDir)) {[System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempDir) | Out-Null}

$tarGzFile = "$tempDir\$fileName"
$tarFile = "$tempDir\$fileNameBase.tar"

if ([System.IO.File]::Exists($tarGzFile)) {
    Write-Debug "Checking if existing file $tarGzFile matches checksum"
    #Check sum of existing file
    Try {
        Get-ChecksumValid -File $tarGzFile -Checksum $checksum -ChecksumType SHA256 -ErrorAction Stop
        Write-Debug "Checksum failed, deleting old file $tarGzFile"
        Remove-Item $tarGzFile

# Added some .NET code to remove the dependency on wget
# If chocolatey >= 0.9.10 could use Get-ChocolateyWebFile with $options
# Currently investigating a bug where it doesn't seem to pass the cookie in properly
#if ($env:ChocolateyVersion -gt "0.9.10") {
#$options =
#  Headers = @{
#    Cookie = " oraclelicense=accept-securebackup-cookie";
#  }
#Write-Debug "Downloading file $tarGzFile using Get-ChocolateyWebFile"
#Get-ChocolateyWebFile -PackageName $packageName -FileFullPath $tarGzFile -Url $url -Checksum $checksum -ChecksumType SHA256 -Options $options
# } # End Get-ChocolateyWebFile
# } else {
# Native .NET download for choco < 0.9.10
Write-Debug "Downloading file $tarGzFile using System.Net.WebClient"
$wc = New-Object System.Net.WebClient
$wc.Headers.Add([System.Net.HttpRequestHeader]::Cookie, "oraclelicense=accept-securebackup-cookie"); 
$wc.Proxy.Credentials = [System.Net.CredentialCache]::DefaultNetworkCredentials
$wc.DownloadFile($url, $tarGzFile)
Get-ChecksumValid -File $tarGzFile -Checksum $checksum -ChecksumType SHA256
# } # End native .NET block

# Wget dependency block {
#if (![System.IO.File]::Exists($tarGzFile)) {
#  $wget = Join-Path "$env:ChocolateyInstall" '\bin\wget.exe'
#  Write-Debug "wget found at `'$wget`'"
#  #Download file. Must set Cookies to accept license
#  Write-Debug "Downloading file $tarGzFile"
#  .$wget --quiet --no-check-certificate --header "Cookie:; oraclelicense=accept-securebackup-cookie" $url -O $tarGzFile
#  Get-ChecksumValid -File $tarGzFile -Checksum $checksum -ChecksumType SHA256
# } # End wget dependency block

#Extract gz to .tar File
Get-ChocolateyUnzip $tarGzFile $tempDir
#Extract tar to destination
Get-ChocolateyUnzip $tarFile $InstallationPath

$newJavaHome = Join-Path $InstallationPath $folderVersion
$oldJavaHome = Get-EnvironmentVariable "JAVA_HOME" $EnvVariableType

if(($oldJavaHome -eq "") -or $ForceEnvVars) {
   Write-Host "Setting JAVA_HOME to $newJavaHome" 
   Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -variableName "JAVA_HOME" -variableValue $newJavaHome -variableType $EnvVariableType
else {
   Write-Debug "JAVA_HOME already set to $oldJavaHome."

# Need to do an existance check to see if the variable version is already in PATH
Install-ChocolateyPath '%JAVA_HOME%\bin' $EnvVariableType
Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'PATH' -Scope $EnvVariableType -PreserveVariables
#Remove-Item -Recurse $tempDir
$packageName = $env:chocolateyPackageName

$versionArray = $env:chocolateyPackageVersion.Split(".")
$folderVersion = "jdk1.$($versionArray[0]).$($versionArray[1])_$($versionArray[2])"
# This will need updated to handle install options file eventually
$InstallationPath = Join-Path (Get-ToolsLocation) "Java/server-jre"
$EnvVariableType = "Machine"

if ([System.IO.Directory]::Exists($InstallationPath)) {
    Write-Debug "Uninstalling $packageName from $InstallationPath"

    $JavaHome = Get-EnvironmentVariable "JAVA_HOME" $EnvVariableType
    if($JavaHome -eq $InstallationPath) {
        Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -variableName "JAVA_HOME" -variableValue $null -variableType $EnvVariableType
    Remove-Item -Recurse $InstallationPath
else {
    Write-Debug "No $packageName found at $InstallationPath"

# Remove installed variable(s) from PATH
# Loop via @DarwinJS on GitHub as a temp workaround,
#To avoid bad situations - does not use substring matching, regular expressions are "exact" matches
#Removes duplicates of the target removal path, Cleans up double ";", Handles ending "\"

# Expanded path looks like 'C:\tools\Java\server-jre\jdk1.8.0_101\bin'
# Need to escape the backslash in the regex
[regex] $PathsToRemove = "^(%JAVA_HOME%\\bin)"
$environmentPath = Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'PATH' -Scope $EnvVariableType -PreserveVariables
[string[]]$newpath = ''
foreach ($path in $environmentPath.split(';'))
  If (($path) -and ($path -notmatch $PathsToRemove))
        [string[]]$newpath += "$path"
        "$path added to `$newpath"
    } else {
        "Path to remove found: $path"
$AssembledNewPath = ($newpath -join(';')).trimend(';')

Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -variableName 'PATH' -variableValue $AssembledNewPath -variableType $EnvVariableType
"Path with variables"
$newEnvironmentPath = Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'PATH' -Scope $EnvVariableType -PreserveVariables
"Path with values instead of variables"

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