This page will summarize the work that is being done to add Java(tm) 8 support into Eclipse.
What to do to set up the IDE
- Checkout the following git repositories
- [] the JDT/Core repository
- You need to install a JDK8 build as an installed JRE in order to run the tests using the JavaSE-1.8 Execution Environment.
- For more information on how to work with git repositories, look at http://wiki.eclipse.org/Platform-releng/Git_Workflows