JDK-6806737 : Service tag is created when 6u14 jre is uninstalled
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: install
  • Sub-Component: servicetags
  • Affected Version: 6u14
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: windows_xp
  • CPU: x86
  • Submitted: 2009-02-18
  • Updated: 2010-10-20
  • Resolved: 2009-03-09
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JDK 6
6u14 b03Fixed
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Description
To reproduce:

1) install jre 6u14 b01
2) install sun service tags software  from inventory.sun.com
3) uninstall jre 6u14 b01

After step 1, servicetag  directory is created in 6u14 with no servicetag file; this is correct. However, after installation of sun service tags software and uninstallation of jre, a servicetag entry is created in the registry.
This can be checked by running the command 'stclient -x'. Expected result is no
servicetag should be created during uninstallation of jre.
Tested with b02, after uninstallation service tag entries are not removed from the
registry and the folder jre6/lib/servicetag is not deleted.

Comments
EVALUATION This bug was a known issue in b01, due to incomplete fix of 6676840 This is now fixed along with 6809561
2009-03-05