Building from source code
kevin.rushforth at oracle.com
Thu Oct 18 07:03:31 PDT 2012
We need to update the instructions, but basically all you need is a way
to locate the jfxrt.jar that matches the openjfx version you are trying
For FX 8, you need to download the EA version of JDK8 at:
You can use JDK7 to build openjfx...just point your JFXRT_HOME env
variable to the JDK8 jre/lib directory.
Mark Claassen wrote:
> I was trying to go through the process of downloading the source code, and
> it seems the directions are a bit out of date.
> The specific issue is with the developer preview binary. The instructions
> say to download it and unzip it.
> The download link (
> http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javafx/downloads/index.html), goes
> to a page where there is nothing that can be downloaded and "unzipped".
> Can I use the JDK7 install I already have? Or do I need to find something
> - Download the latest JavaFX Developer Preview
> - Unzip the binary and put it in ~/closed-jfx
> - [snip]
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