RFR 8004547: Extend JavaFX launcher support...
david.dehaven at oracle.com
Thu Jan 3 18:38:22 UTC 2013
[adding core-libs-dev back in.. not sure how that got lost]
> [Back from vacation, let's get the ball rolling again… :]
>> In order to understand and explain here is a truth table:
>> Cmd line FAC LAUNCH_MODE JAVAFX_LAUNCH_MODE
>> java -jar fxapp.jar Present LM_JAR LM_JAR
>> java -jar fxapp.jar Not present LM_JAR LM_CLASS ??
>> java -cp fxapp.jar ... Not present LM_CLASS LM_CLASS
>> java -cp somedir ... Not present LM_CLASS LM_CLASS
>> If I am understanding this correctly, the confusion stems from the second case where the
>> value is interpreted in different ways.
> Correct. I have actually changed it to fix this case, and IMHO it cleans up the launcher code a bit.. I'll post the webrev when I'm done syncing with TL.
The current patch I have:
Minor change to accommodate this in FX LauncherImpl (needs a new JIRA issue?):
This was all working fine when I left for vacation, I'm still in the process of building/testing everything and will submit a JPRT run as soon as possible.
I had commented out two tests, but FX is in sync with JDK *and* they'll pass vacuously until FX is on the ext classpath anyways so I don't think that's necessary.
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