Determining which GraphicsPipeline is being used

Kevin Rushforth kevin.rushforth at
Thu Jul 12 13:02:16 UTC 2018

Checking the conditional feature SCENE_3D should give you what you need. 
It is true if and only if there is support for 3D features, which is the 
software pipelines lack.

-- Kevin

On 7/12/2018 4:02 AM, Selim Dincer wrote:
> Hi,
> I was wondering if there is a way to find out which graphics pipeline is
> being used by javafx. Some of our users access our application via
> virtualized environments or use old GPUs that in some way don't support
> hardware rendering.
> The way we do it at the moment:
> com.sun.prism.GraphicsPipeline.getPipeline()
> ​Are there any plans to provide public API for this (maybe in form of an
> MXBean along with FPS stats and other metrics)?
> ​Selim

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