Download JDK Source code for Mac OS X
The JDK source code is packaged in a
src.jar, and should be in the
JDK/Home folder. However, some JDK versions in Mac OSX didn’t include the source code or Javadoc.
find it :
sudo find / -name src.jar
If you couldn’t find the
src.jar, then get it from Apple developer website.
1. Download from Apple Developer
Go https://developer.apple.com/downloads/index.action , sign in with your Apple ID.
Download the “Java for OS X 2013-0* Developer Package“, it contains JDK runtime, source code and Javadoc, install the downloaded
*.dmg and follow the wizard guide to finish the installation.
2. Find JDK Source Code
After the installation, the JDK source code should be found in following location :
/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/jdk_version.jdk/Contents/Home/src.jar ##example /Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/1.6.0_43-b01-447.jdk/Contents/Home/src.jar
Alternatively, you can download the JDK source from the Oracle JDK website.