[REVIEW REQUEST] Add userData property and properties map to TableColumn class

Tom Schindl tom.schindl at bestsolution.at
Mon Apr 23 12:50:00 PDT 2012

Just to say the same is true for Tab maybe you can fix it with the


Am 23.04.12 21:47, schrieb Jonathan Giles:
> I've had no feedback on this tweak. I assume that is because it is a
> no-brainer. I am now seeking a +1 from Richard. As with the last email,
> I will follow normal procedure and give 24 hours notice for this, and
> will otherwise assume approval by neglect :-)
> -- Jonathan
> On 18/04/2012 12:15 p.m., Jonathan Giles wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> A simple API addition request for your pondering today:
>> http://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-20956
>> This RFE asks for the userData property to be added to TableColumn.
>> userData is a property on Node, and in fact is just a shortcut to
>> setting a property in the Node.properties map. Therefore, I would like
>> to expose both userData and the properties map on TableColumn. I can
>> see the value in adding this in, and there is a patch attached to the
>> Jira issue above that adds this in.
>> This API has already been added to another 'non-control' (i.e. a class
>> in the controls package that doesn't extend from Control, and thus
>> Node) - the MenuItem class has both the userData property and the
>> properties map. It could be argued that this should be against all
>> controls that do not extend Control (including TableColumn, Tab, and
>> the MenuItem classes from memory), but for now I'm taking it on a
>> case-by-case base. I'm totally happen to be asked to add this API to
>> Tab as well, if people want, as it is now the only outlier.

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