Java 9 Modules with Eclipse IDE Quick Start

[Updated: Sep 30, 2017, Created: Sep 24, 2017]

We have seen basics of Java 9 modules in the last tutorial. This guide shows how to use Eclipse IDE to develop and run Java 9 Modules.

For the current version of Eclipse 4.7 (Oxygen), we have to update the IDE using the following update site:

The details of Java 9 Support for Eclipse can be found here.

The workflow to create Java 9 Modules is same as creating an ordinary Java project in Eclipse. Following video shows the steps to update Eclipse Oxygen and then creating Java 9 modules projects.

Example Project

Dependencies and Technologies Used:

  • Eclipse 4.7.0 (Oxygen)
  • JDK 9
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  • java-9-modules-in-eclipse-example
    • common.widget
      • src
        • com
          • logicbig
        • org
          • widgets
    • data.widget
      • src
        • data
          • widget

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