General updates

HCL Domino Designer 14.0 provides the following enhancements:

JVM upgrade

JVM for Designer Client/ XPages is upgraded from Java 1.8 to Java 17. Developers can now use Java 17 in Designer to compile their Java code.

Eclipse JDT now supports Java 17 in v4.22. This release notably includes the following Java 17 features:
Note: The preview option should be on for preview language features.

Eclipse upgrade

Eclipse is upgraded from v4.6 to v4.22. This provides:
  • New features in the Platform and Equinox.
  • New features for Java developers.
  • New APIs in the Platform and Equinox.
  • New features for plug-in developers.

JSE is now compatible with Eclipse v4.22.

Compiler upgrade

The C++ compiler on Windows is upgraded from VC 2017 to VC 2022.

Improved Java Script Editor

Java Script Editor has following enhancements:

  • The look and feel of the Java Script Editor is improved.
  • Content assist: CTRL + SPACE, CTRL + CLICK and DOT ( . ) operator.
  • The Outline tab displays functions and variable names.
  • Automatic tag creation based on context.
the improved java script editor for ea2