How-to Enable Java 8 Support on Eclipse Oxygen R Milestone Easy Visual-Guide

April 13th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

How-to Enable JDK 8 Support on Eclipse Oxygen R IDE




The Tutorial Simply & Visually Show How-to Getting Enabled the Java 8 Support on the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R IDE.

The Content and Details are Expressly Reduced to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)

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  1. How-to Install Recommended Oracle JDK 8 on Linux:

    Install Oracle JDK 8 for Linux
  2. Help >> Install New Software

    Eclipse Install New Software
  3. Click on Add Software Repository
    Eclipse Add New Software Repository
  4. Set Repository URL to:

    http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/updates/4.4-I-builds
    Eclipse Set New Software Repository URL
  5. Select Packages/Plugins to Install

    Select at Least the Java Development Tools and the Eclipse Platform.

    Eclipse Select Stuff to be Installed
  6. After Eclipse will Compute the right Upgrading Solution…

    Then Select the “Update my installation…” Choice.

    Eclipse Review Items to Install

    Simply Follow the Workflow to get the Eclipse JDK 8 Support Enabled! :)

  7. How-to Add Android Integration to Eclipse Platform:

    How-to Install ADT Eclipse Plugin

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