Run JavaFX application on IBM JVM

Richard Bair richard.bair at
Thu Jul 25 10:53:56 PDT 2013

Hi Peter,

> Hi,
>   I would like to ask you is it possible to run JavaFX application on IBM
> J9 JVM or other JVM? I suppose that I will need to copy some libraries from
> Oracle JVM. Can you give me some more information?

I would imagine it might work. We use sun.misc.Unsafe and maybe a couple other APIs which I don't know if IBM's J9 also implement (probably). We've only ever tested with HotSpot so I can't say for certain.


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