Refactoring JavaFX Builds & Sources

Danno Ferrin danno.ferrin at
Fri Feb 1 14:49:42 PST 2013

Tangent alert: all the rest of the code.

So now that 7u13 is out what are teh remaining gating factors on getting
the rest of the OpenJFX stuff out?  I am sure the Developer Preview of JDK8
will be consuming alot of bandwidth, but are there any other aspects we
should be aware of?

On Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 3:33 PM, Richard Bair <richard.bair at>wrote:

> > In terms of building the various assets, like jfx-ant-tools.jar (or
> whatever its called), winlauncher.exe, etc.
> >
> > Currently the ant scripts for doing this don't work out of the box and
> need fixing. The Oracle guys who have inherited them have/had as much
> issues as me trying to build on the various platforms.
> >
> > So just wondering if these gradle scripts make life any better in any
> way in this respect and also wondering about the consistency here: gradle
> for one, gradle for all, or every module for himself?
> All for one and one for all. I haven't got very far yet though.
> Richard

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