JDK-8028629 : deployJava.getBrowser() is broken and js.UserAgentTest fails because it always returns 'MSIE'
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Verified on x86 Win 7(sp1) with the latest live http://java.com/js/deployJava.js
Did you try the deployJava.js from http://java.com/js/deployJava.js?
As far as I know, the fixed version is in the jdk8/deploy/deploy repo and is live in the above url, but not in the jdk8/jdk8/deploy repo.
Still can reproduce it using jre8 b118
Release team: Approved for fixing
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SQE-OK to get this issue fixed for jdk8
request to add this fix for jdk8: This is not tied to any release. It's a live file on Java.com : http://java.com/js/deployJava.js. We need to keep the live copy and the copy in our repo in sync.