Public API to find node at specific coordinates

Jonathan Giles jonathan.giles at
Tue Feb 2 21:51:15 UTC 2016

Check out my blog post here:

It might be useful....

-- Jonathan

On 3/02/16 10:36 AM, Scott Palmer wrote:
> Do we have such an API yet?
> I found this:
> and:
>   which is still unresolved (and 6 years old!), so I'm guessing no.
> Is it too late for Java 9?
> I need a way to forward events to a scene and have them dispatched to the
> correct node (mouse move, mouse press, etc.).  I'm not finding an easy way
> to do it.  Even a Java 9 solution is too late for me anyway.  So if there
> is some reasonable way to implement it for Java 8 please let me know.
>   (There used to be impl_pickNode(double, double) but now it is more
> complicated with PickRay and PickResultChooser and being undocumented I
> haven't managed to get it to do anything useful yet.)
> Scott

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