When installing a Policy Server, can the RedHat OpenJDK that comes with the OS be used for the Policy Server?
Policy Server 12.8SP7 on RedHat 7
It's highly recommended to run the JDK version as per the Support Matrix (1). The version mentioned in the Support Matrix is the version of the software component that has been developed and tested.
The use of OpenJDK or another version as Oracle JDK among others is supported with the Policy Server 12.8SP7 and falls under the Reasonable Commercial Effort (2).
6.3 Reasonable Commercial Effort Statement
Broadcom Technical Support will make a reasonable commercial
effort to troubleshoot and/or resolve customer support requests
that involve the use of currently supported versions of SiteMinder
on or with unsupported platforms as follows: Broadcom Technical
Support will accept support incidents (support requests) involving
a software platform of a combination of software platforms that is
not officially supported per the then-current published platform
support matrices. Broadcom will troubleshoot the issue up to the
point that Broadcom has reason to believe that the problem is
related to the use of software that is not specified in a
thencurrent platform supported matrix. At such point, Broadcom
shall require that the customer reproduce the problem on a fully
supported combination of platforms before Broadcom proceeds in
troubleshooting the incident