Fix Version/s: None
Component/s: Dev Tools
When using a fresh 6.2 plugins sdk (I was using a 6.2.5 GA6 sdk) to compile a new project, you're likely to run into a Java compiler compliance issue if you're using JDK 8.
For example, you'll get this kind of compilation error unless you change the default Plugins SDK Java compiler properties:
The issue was resolved when I set
in my build.<username>.properties file. (The default values of these properties are 1.6.)
It would probably be helpful to add this note to https://dev.liferay.com/develop/tutorials/-/knowledge_base/6-2/using-the-plugins-sdk