Fx questions

Dr. Michael Paus mp at jugs.org
Fri Oct 30 08:14:09 UTC 2015

Am 29.10.15 um 22:58 schrieb Brian Harris:
> - when embedding html5 pages into fx apps, should we expect it to
> render/behave similar to popular browsers like chrome? I'm wondering if we
> can expect this to just work or if things may be a bit wonky.
In theory it is just Webkit and as such it should behave like any 
popular browser
and in many cases it does. However, I have stumbled over several pages where
this is not the case and sometimes it even depends on the system you are
running your application on. It may work on Windows but fail on a Mac 

Your best bet is to just give it a try with the pages that are important 
for you
and see how it behaves.

Here are a few pages where I have problems with.

https://www.google.com/maps - (enters "Lite-Mode" because of unsupported 

https://www.youtube.com - (I am not able to watch any video there. Same 
on vimeo.)

https://www.windyty.com - (No wind trails on MacBook Pro Retina.)

(Tested with JDK 8u66-b17)

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