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Ottawa, Canada – April 11, 2014 - The Eclipse Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of Eclipse Kepler packages with the Java™ 8 support. These downloads contain the original Eclipse Kepler SR2 packages with Java™ 8 patches applied. While the patches themselves have been fully tested, the packages have not been individually verified. To download these packages, please visit our Java™ 8 download page. For details on how to discover and install the Java 8 support into your existing Kepler SR2 installation please visit our Java™ 8 support page.
The Java™ 8 support contains the following:
Note that PDE API Tools have not yet adopted the new language constructs. This will be completed in the Eclipse Luna release available in June 2014. Java™ 8 support will also be available in the Eclipse Luna M7 packages expected to be available on May 9, 2014.
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