[Review request] Adding pre-built cells and cell factories to JavaFX

Daniel Fuchs daniel.fuchs at oracle.com
Thu May 10 07:19:06 PDT 2012

On 5/10/12 2:32 PM, openjfx-dev-request at openjdk.java.net wrote:
> Date: Thu, 10 May 2012 07:51:30 -0400
> From: Greg Brown <greg.x.brown at oracle.com>
> Subject: Re: [Review request] Adding pre-built cells and cell
> 	factories to	JavaFX
> To: Daniel Fuchs <daniel.fuchs at oracle.com>
> Cc: openjfx-dev at openjdk.java.net
> Message-ID: <6E403608-5602-4E3E-B8A7-EB7F687B300C at oracle.com>
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>> The question is whether the properties required to configure the
>> factory instance can all be expressed in FXML
> Pretty much any property can be expressed in FXML. The important part is that the factories should be configurable via properties rather than constructor or factory method arguments, since these are expressible in FXML whereas method arguments are not.

Yes - of course - what I meant is that for it to be
usable out-of-the-box in FXML you'd need to have public concrete
configurable classes for all the properties expected
by the factory instances - which does not seem to be
the case with the current API.

-- daniel

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