I am a relative newcomer to the world of Java enterprise development. My organization's Java guru is out on indefinite family leave, and I have been assigned the task of maintaining some of the Java applications he developed. He setup Eclipse [Kepler SR1] with Maven on my computer before he left, and it appeared to work ok.
Now I'm ready to deploy my first modification and need to run a Maven
[ERROR] Failed to execute goal org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-compiler-plugin:3.1:compile (default-compile) on project mrpapp: Compilation failure
[ERROR] No compiler is provided in this environment. Perhaps you are running on a JRE rather than a JDK?
C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jdk1.7.0_60
Go to Window → Preferences → Java → Installed JREs.
And see if there is an entry pointing to your JDK path, and if not, click on Edit button and put the path you configured your