Draggable tabs

Kevin Rushforth kevin.rushforth at oracle.com
Sat Mar 17 06:20:31 PDT 2012

Jonathan Giles wrote:
> On 16/03/2012 5:25 a.m., martin at percossi.com wrote:
>> Second question (speculative): Is it possible to get a "raw" window 
>> handle (i.e. in Microsoft Windows)? Basically, if you're writing a 
>> VST plugin host, you need to provide a parent window handle within 
>> which the VST plugin can stuff its GUI. In the worst case, this would 
>> create an entirely new window, but ideally, I would be able to get a 
>> raw window handle and "place" the GUI into some part of the JavaFX 
>> GUI. Am I asking for too much? ;)
> I'll leave this to the glass team to answer.

I'm not the glass team, but I doubt very much we would ever want to 
expose this via public API. In addition to security concerns, it would 
expose too much of the implementation, and would be very difficult to do 
in a way that was robust and didn't tie our hands for future evolution.

-- Kevin

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