Using JDK 9 with Eclipse Luna

JDK 9 works with Eclipse Mars

First and foremost, Eclipse Luna does not work with JDK 9 because of JEP 220: Modular Run-Time Images. There is Eclipse Mars for that.

Updating eclipse.ini to use JDK 9

JEP 220 changed Java a lot. With it, along with other major featurs, Java has become a new and better entity. If you are curious what error Eclipse Luna throws when using JDK 9, here is it.

Karl San Gabriel

Karl San Gabriel

Java and Enterprise Technologies Expert