Review request: 8169286: Need to exclude Monocle from production build

Kevin Rushforth kevin.rushforth at
Fri Feb 10 21:59:49 UTC 2017

That comment was just a reminder that I added when temporarily 
commenting out the code that was always present to strip out Monocle on 
desktop platforms.

This will not affect anyone building JavaFX for embedded.

-- Kevin

Jörg Wille wrote:
> Hi Kevin,
> in your "fix" you write: "JIGSAW -- Figure out what to do with Monocle"
> Can you elaborate a bit on this topic?
> - Why do you have to exclude Monocle from production build?
> - Is Monocle not compatible with jigsaw and if so, is it not planned to
> make it compatible?
> - What possibilities have current users of Monocle when they want to switch
> to jdk9?
> The compony I work for, is using Monocle for some of its current products.
> Monocle is of now the only way to get JavaFX running (at least
> half-performant) on some smaller embedded devices.
> And what about JavaFXPorts - does it not also have dependencies on Monocle?
> regards,
> joerg

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