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Eclipse Opens, shows splash screen, then immediately crashes [message #1842485] Mon, 21 June 2021 14:00 Go to next message
Landon Bachman is currently offline Landon BachmanFriend
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I recently downloaded Eclipse 4.7 (Oxygen) and Java 11.0.2. The installer worked fine, however, when I try to open Eclipse it shows the graphic for the app, asks the folder I would like to make my workspace, then immediately crashes. I have tried deleting and redownloading everything but it still happens. In the log it says java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError. I though maybe this meant I had a path error, so I went into eclipse.ini and specified the -vm to go to javaw.exe but it sill does not work.
Re: Eclipse Opens, shows splash screen, then immediately crashes [message #1842505 is a reply to message #1842485] Mon, 21 June 2021 21:11 Go to previous message
Nitin Dahyabhai is currently offline Nitin DahyabhaiFriend
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APIs that were merely deprecated from Java 9 were outright removed from Java 11. You will need a newer release of Eclipse.

4.7 is also from 2017. The 4.20 release was a few days ago, and what you should be using instead.


Nitin Dahyabhai
Eclipse Web Tools Platform

[Updated on: Mon, 21 June 2021 21:12]

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