JavaFX 8 Progress

Artem Ananiev artem.ananiev at
Thu Jul 18 04:48:13 PDT 2013

On 7/18/2013 3:00 AM, David Ray wrote:
> Hi Richard,
> I don't see any mention of WebStart and JavaFX on the milestone list - are issues surrounding (and suffocating :)) WebStart going to addressed as part of the JDK release 8 instead?

Java Plugin and Java Web Start are not parts of JavaFX (although JavaFX 
provides some APIs for them), they are shared between JDK and JavaFX and 
released as a part of Oracle JDK8 (not included to OpenJDK).



> David
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Jul 17, 2013, at 12:06 PM, Richard Bair <richard.bair at> wrote:
>> Hi Peter,
>> Our dates match up with JDK 8:
>> Feature complete was a month ago (but little API tweaks continue to happen). Things are supposed to be reasonably stable by October 24 (Zero Bug Bounce and GA in March.
>> Richard
>> On Jul 17, 2013, at 9:52 AM, Peter Penzov <peter.penzov at> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>   I'm new to JavaFX I'm interested what is the current progress of
>>> development of JavaFX 8. I want to use it for base framework for my
>>> enterprise application but I have concerns is it stable to be used? Can you
>>> give me some information do you plan to add something else before the
>>> official release?
>>> Best wishes,
>>> Peter

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