Why isn't JavaFX on the jdk1.7.0_u10build12 class path?

Scott Palmer swpalmer at gmail.com
Wed Oct 24 07:52:25 PDT 2012

On 2012-10-24, at 9:56 AM, Kevin Rushforth <kevin.rushforth at oracle.com> wrote:

> > I can confirm that simply dragging jfxrt.jar to the ext package works like a charm.
> Current thinking is that putting jfxrt.jar in lib/ext is what we will do to include JavaFX on the default classpath in FX 8 (and possibly 7u12 if no issues arise with this transition).
> -- Kevin

Ah.. then that will break my Maven "hack". Since the path to jfxrt.jar will change and Maven will barf when it can't find the system dependency.  I'm glad that I haven't rolled out that hack yet.


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