Anthony Petrov anthony.petrov at oracle.com
Tue Sep 25 04:46:16 PDT 2012

Hi Tom,

There are multiple issues with popups in applets on the Mac: e.g. 
RT-23876, RT-23879, RT-23631. In short, popups don't currently work in 
applets on OSX. The issues are known and going to be addressed in future 
releases of JavaFX.

best regards,

On 9/23/2012 8:40 PM, Tom Eugelink wrote:
> I've got a user of my JFXtras CalendarTextField that has some very 
> strange behavior in a scene on OSX in Safari. The CalendarTextField 
> control internally uses CalendarPicker in a popup and a DateFormatter to 
> set the text of the TextField. He confirmed that the control works as 
> expected on Windows with Chrome, IE, Firefox, but on OSX and Safari the 
> code behaves differently: after a data is selected in the popup, nothing 
> is displayed in the textfield. Standalone on OSX all work as expected as 
> well.
> He is running a JFXtras version with some debug printlns in them and 
> these lines simply do no appear on the console. So that would mean the 
> event is never triggered. But confusingly the popup is closed after 
> selecting a date, which requires an event to run. Even worse: just 
> before the popup.hide() is a println.
> Are there any known issues with JFX on OSX in Safari that may explain this?
> Because by now I'm pretty sure it is not my control.
> Tom

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