Eclipse : The type java.lang.CharSequence cannot be resolved. Indirectly referenced from required .class files

The type java.lang.CharSequence cannot be resolved. It is indirectly referenced from required .class files

If you get the above error message in Eclipse IDE then you must be using Java version 8 and the Eclipse version you have (like indigo) does not support java JDK 8. In JDK 8 the CharSequence Class have new default methods as compared to previous JDKs causing this issue,

  1. You need to get back to JDK version 7.
  2. Or, You need to download a new Eclipse flavor like Kepler or any other version that supports JRE 8.
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