this is a minor bugfix release.
This release includes the following bugfixes:
- Fixed constructors not being able to pass proxy (python classes implementing Java interfaces).
- Java 6 compatibility was restored in compiled jar file.
- Fixed unit tests for JDK 8.
- Added a few extra paths to find_jar_path.
The details of the specific issues for Py4J 0.8.1 are available on GitHub.
Installing Py4J is one pip away: pip install py4j
Again, feel free to contact me or to write a feature request on GitHub!
For more information about Py4J: