Monocle in 8u25
sean.true at gmail.com
Sat Nov 15 16:25:28 UTC 2014
This is terrific news. Thank you for the hard work behind all of this.
On Sat, Nov 15, 2014 at 10:49 AM, Benjamin Gudehus <hastebrot at gmail.com>
> Small update:
> Regarding (2) "requires interactions to be run withing the JavaFX thread":
> Nearly all integration tests for TestFX pass now. However the interactions
> freeze when using Glass robot, Node.startDragAndDrop() and
> ClipboardContent.putString() together. I guess the timing with
> Platform.runLater() needs some work.
> Regarding (3) "retrieve screenshot images in headless mode": I forgot to
> use "-Dprism.order=sw". Screenshots work in headless mode.
> On Sat, Nov 15, 2014 at 1:48 AM, Benjamin Gudehus <hastebrot at gmail.com>
> > You can find the PR for headless support in TestFX here:
> > https://github.com/TestFX/TestFX/pull/159
> > There are some issues with the Glass robot. We need this robot in order
> > simulate user interactions in headless mode.
> > One problem is, that the Glass robot *(1) requires an JavaFX application*
> > to be set up. TestFX initializes the robots first and then launches the
> > Application. I worked-around this problem, by initializing the Glass
> > just before the first user interaction is made.
> > Another problem is, that the Glass robot *(2) requires interactions to be
> > run within the JavaFX thread*. From the integration tests I've wrote it
> > looks that we need to wait for the events in the JavaFX thread to
> > for certain interactions, e.g. we need to wait after mouseMove() in order
> > to do mouseClick(). With the AWT robot we only needed to wait for the
> > events triggered by interactions to complete (let's call them
> > post-interaction events). Now it seems that we also need to wait for the
> > interactions itself to complete, which then will also trigger the
> > post-interaction events. I'll need to visualize different interaction
> > events, post-interaction events and the event waiting, and decide when we
> > need to use the semaphore solution we currently use to wait for
> > post-interaction events. Also I thought that events with
> > Platform.runLater() will be processed first-in-first-out, but it seems
> > this is not the case.
> > Yet, another problem is, that I did not manage to *(3) retrieve
> > screenshot images in headless mode* with the Glass robot. Although it
> > works in normal mode. Maybe the JavaFX event robot can retrieve the
> > screenshots. Interestingly the HeadlessScreen updates it's framebuffer (
> > ).
> > Regards,
> > Benjamin
> > On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 8:04 PM, Benjamin Gudehus <hastebrot at gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >> >Should we roll out a openjfx-monocle-1.8.0_40-SNAPSHOT?
> >> I'll prepare a branch for this.
> >> Applied your patch and made some changes (introduced gradle.properties
> >> and removed redundant if-condition):
> >> https://github.com/TestFX/Monocle/pull/2/files
> >> --Benjamin
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