[9] review request: 8149967: Cannot compile JFXPanel with JDK 9: SurfaceData::getDefaultScale not found

Kevin Rushforth kevin.rushforth at oracle.com
Wed Feb 17 14:41:14 UTC 2016

Thanks. I'll send out a formal "heads-up" later today about moving to 
JDK 9 as the boot JDK. I hope to do this within two weeks if no issues 

-- Kevin

Jim Graham wrote:
> I added a comment on the bug about BC, but it sounds like you already 
> considered it.  I'm fine with this as is, but would push for moving to 
> JDK9 ASAP...
>             ...jim
> On 2/16/2016 3:49 PM, Kevin Rushforth wrote:
>> [resend with correct subject line]
>> Jim and Alexander,
>> Please review the following fix to allow JFXPanel to compile (and run)
>> again on JDK 9.
>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8149967
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~kcr/8149967/webrev.00/
>> Note that I did not provide a fallback to the existing JDK 8 method,
>> since we are going to require JDK 9 soon anyway.
>> Note also that there is still one more bug fix needed before we can
>> compile everything with JDK 9, so this is necessary but not sufficient.
>> -- Kevin

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