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This page summarizes all the work that must be done to add Java™ 8 support to API Tools.
Current Status at a Glance
|Default Methods||Lambda Expressions||Type Annotations||Method References||Update to ASM 5.x|
||Partially tested or "requires more testing"|
||Not tested yet|
The root bug for tracking all Java 8 work in API tools is bug 410447 So far there are 4 nodes that we need to support in usage and tag scanning:
We have to update ASM to a 5.x version to have the delta comparator work. This is covered in bug 390930
How to Test
- Get the API tools source from the PDE UI git repo.
- Follow the instructions on testing the Java™ 8 support on the JDT Core wiki page.