Payara Tools 1.0 - June 2019 - New for JDK 11 Users

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Payara Tools 1.0 Eclipse Plugin just got a small, but important update for JDK 11 users.


Here is a noteworthy item available in this small release.




Can choose a JDK11+ Java location for a Server Runtime

Previous versions of the tool itself could run on JDK11, but it was not possible on operating systems other than macOS to select a JDK11+ to run Payara Platform on. This is now fixed for other operating systems such as Linux (Ubuntu) and Windows:


We can select a JDK11 installation as shown below:




Which we can then use to start Payara Platform with, deploy, and run an app on: