HEADS-UP: jfxrt.jar moving to jre/lib/ext

Richard Bair richard.bair at oracle.com
Thu Jan 24 10:39:00 PST 2013

>>> 4) Because we still include the javafx.embed.swt package in jfxrt.jar -- see http://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-23041 -- applications that access javafx.embed.swt.FXCanvas will need to put the swt.jar library on the boot classpath in order for it to run.
>> Putting swt.jar on the normal class path won't cut it?
> No, that is what will stop working as a result of this.

Oh, that's bad.

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