[API Review] RT-27887: introduce a node to embed Swing into JavaFX

Scott Palmer swpalmer at gmail.com
Tue Jan 29 09:24:39 PST 2013

On 2013-01-29, at 10:53 AM, Tom Schindl <tom.schindl at bestsolution.at> wrote:

> Am 29.01.13 16:45, schrieb Anthony Petrov:
>> IMO this is wrong. I firmly believe that FX APIs should be callable on
>> either the FX Event Thread only, or any thread, depending on the API's
>> specification. Adding an FX API that can only be invoked on a specific
>> thread of another GUI toolkit doesn't seem right to me.
> I agree with you and I understood Richards comment like this as well.
> JavaFX APIs must be callable always at least on the FX-Thread.
> Tom

I agree as well.
Swing node will be constructed on Swing Event Thread, then passed to FX thread to be set on the Node.  Similar to how JFXPanel works now.


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