JavaFX Maven support (was: hg: openjfx/2.1/master: Added build scripts that are needed for building UI controls.)

Richard Bair richard.bair at
Thu Dec 8 10:51:00 PST 2011

> [...long...]
>>> What is it
>>> that JFX does above beyond what standard JRE/JNLP has been doing for a
>>> while?
>> E.g. embedded launcher can check this without JNLP.
>> I.e. you can ship just jar file and user will be guided how to run it as long as it has java.
> I still dream of a World where CacioWeb is used to run all sort of Java related
> things in HTML5 based browsers.

You and me both. Though I wouldn't necessarily use CacioWeb (the FX architecture would lend itself to doing things a little differently), the concept is definitely something I find interesting.


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