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

Mario Torre neugens.limasoftware at
Sat Dec 17 01:41:37 PST 2011

2011/12/8 Richard Bair <richard.bair at>:
>> [...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.
> Richard

Hi Richard,

Yeah, I can imagine a WebGL "native" backend that runs perfectly in
any browser and mobile phone out there :)

I can't wait to put my hands on this code, I hope it's going to be
released soon!

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