Prerequisite - Java 11

From Ebean version 13 and onwards Java 11 or later is required.

If you wish to use Java 8 you need to use Ebean version 12.x or earlier.


Example projects

You can explore example Java projects for Maven, Gradle or example Kotlin projects using Maven or Gradle.

For other example projects including ElasticSearch, PostGIS etc goto /docs/examples.


Install IDE Plugin

Ebean uses bytecode enhancement to provide dirty checking and lazy loading. We using tooling via IDEA, Eclipse, Maven and Gradle plugins to perform this enhancement.

Install the Plugin for IntelliJ IDEA or Eclipse IDE.