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

Kevin Rushforth kevin.rushforth at oracle.com
Wed Feb 17 15:01:02 UTC 2016

Also, I plan to fix all remaining issues in the next day or two such 
that developers could switch to a JDK 9 boot JDK by the end of this 
week, which should make the fact that the JFXPanel scale is wrong when 
testing with JDK 8 less of a concern.

-- Kevin

Kevin Rushforth wrote:
> 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 
> arise.
> -- 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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