Talk about OPENJFX's future

John-Val Rose johnvalrose at
Fri Sep 21 09:52:01 UTC 2018

That video is typical marketing “smoke and mirrors”.

With no access to the code of either app, it is simply unfair and disingenuous to claim a performance advantage.

I am certain I could post an almost identical comparison video where the results would be the complete opposite.

Yeah, good programmers can write slow code (especially if you have a motive)...

On 21 Sep 2018, at 19:29, Johan Vos <johan.vos at> wrote:

>> We can't defeat QT in performance, but we can defeat it at applicability
>> and just don't get too far behind QT in performance. (bad example
> That video demonstrates the creator has absolutely no development skills in
> Java, or he intentionally misleads the viewer. I leave it to the reader to
> judge what would be worst.
> I am not going to make performance statements without numbers, but my first
> observations using JavaFX 11 with the Bellsoft Liberica VM are very
> encouraging (see
> - Johan

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