What's with the multiple different versions of Java/OpenJDK, and why does java.com link to Java 8?

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  • download-jdk

    FUP2 https://github.com/oracle-actions/setup-java

    Java.com is the website for the product Java. Oracle owns java as mentioned in 1 so it makes sense they would have java-related things on their website. jdk.java.net is the domain for the Oracle OpenJDK

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