Configuring a JDK path to build Jobs
Talend Studio requires a JDK installation on your machine instead of JRE only to build Jobs. You must configure the JDK path from the Installed JREs window in Talend Studio before building Jobs. Otherwise, the target archive file will not be created.
For more information on how to select the correct JDK version according to your Talend product version, see the Talend installation documentation on Talend Help Center.
Configuring the JDK path in Talend Studio
- Click Java node, and then click Installed JREs. , expand the
- Click the Add button to install a new JRE or click the Edit button to edit an existing JRE.
Browse to the location of JDK 8 and select it, in this
example C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_144.
Click OK to validate your change and close the
Warning: If you have several Java instances installed, make sure to remove the JREs in the Installed JREs window, in order to avoid the JRE to take precedence over the JDK.