[REVIEW REQUEST] RT-24088 Add API to JavaFX to allow vetoing the closing of a Tab in a TabPane

Richard Bair richard.bair at oracle.com
Thu Dec 6 08:04:51 PST 2012

Indeed, this sounds like the same idea Werner had. Good find.

On Dec 6, 2012, at 7:54 AM, steve.x.northover at oracle.com wrote:

> Stage has the onCloseRequest property.  Might make sense to have a similar API in Tab.
> Steve
> On 06/12/2012 8:33 AM, Tom Schindl wrote:
>> Hi,
>> This is an interesting idea. I'm not that deep in the FX-API to
>> understand if this the advised way in other areas so. I let Richard and
>> Jonathan comment on it.
>> Tom
>> Am 06.12.12 12:32, schrieb Werner Lehmann:
>>> Would it also be possible to have a simple onClosing event and require a
>>> handler to Event.consume() it? Maybe slightly less obvious than an
>>> explicit "*veto*" but more flexible/resuable, too (as a general pattern
>>> in similar situations).
>>> Werner
>>> On 06.12.2012 07:08, Tom Eugelink wrote:
>>>> Just a remark to see if we can make this more reusable; would it be
>>>> an idea to actually veto the close action? Like veto the removal of a
>>>> tab from a list? In that way veto-ing would be available to other
>>>> usages of such lists as well, a uniform API.
>>>> Tom

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