Monocle gone?

Daniel Blaukopf daniel.blaukopf at
Mon Jul 7 16:22:31 UTC 2014

Hi Christian,

Monocle is gone for the desktop since it is not a tested configuration there. We only test Monocle in his non-headless implementations, on embedded platforms.
However, if you build OpenJFX yourself ( you will get Monocle included in the build and will be able to use it as before.


On Jul 5, 2014, at 11:09 PM, Christian <krampenschiesser at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I just updated from 1.8.20-b17 to b21 and there is no monocle platform anymore.
> Will it come back?
> Is there any other way to have a headless build?
> I was trying around with xvfb as an alternative but sadly:
> ES2 Prism: Error - GLX extension is not supported
>    GLX version 1.3 or higher is required
> Additionally xvfb segfaults...
> However I would be awesome if Monocle would be back.
> I have a lot of tests for the UI and since I cannot mock JavaFX classes because they are final I have to run a real application.
> Thanks,
> Christian

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