JavaFX support added to Auto-webstart tool

Don Corley don at
Fri Feb 8 13:42:58 PST 2013

JavaFX application support has been added to the open source auto-webstart

Auto Web Start is a zero-configuration client for java applications. The
javaFX specific instructions are here:

It works with an OSGi server to assemble dependencies and deliver them to a
web browser.

You don't have to do any preparation, just package your classes in jar
files, install them in an OSGi server and supply the main javaFX
application class:

The auto web start tool deploys using javaFX javascript, creates the web
start jnlp file, does a pack200/gzip on your jars and delivers them to the
client. If you use OBR, it will automatically download and install all your

Take a look and tell me what you think.



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