Can JavaFX do CAD?

Werner Lehmann lehmann at
Mon Jul 29 03:08:05 PDT 2013

Wouldn't this be covered by Shape.union? Obviously it depends on how 
union is implemented under the sheets, but it seems to me as if there 
was an opportunity to optimize it like that.


On 24.07.2013 21:06, Richard Bair wrote:
> I filed an RFE a little while ago for a "LineGroup" or something like
> that (I don't remember what I called it). But basically it is
> supposed to be a Shape which is just a bunch of independent lines.
> You could draw them much like a path with line-to's, but instead of
> generating a single path. But you'd still have problems when it comes
> to performance if we end up having to send down multiple textures for
> lines of different orientations / lengths.

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