State of maven artifacts

Nir Lisker nlisker at
Wed Sep 26 03:45:27 UTC 2018

Thanks Sam, that solved it. For some reason I was thinking that if you
don't specify the platform it downloads a version with all native
dependencies for cross compilation.

On Wed, Sep 26, 2018 at 2:37 AM Sam Carlberg <sam.carlberg at> wrote:

> The libraries are in artifacts with platform-specific classifiers. The
> artifacts with no classifiers that you currently depend on are completely
> empty.
> You need to depend on "org.openjfx:javafx-base:11:$platform", where the
> platform is one of "win", "mac", or "linux".
> On Tue, Sep 25, 2018, 5:18 PM Nir Lisker <nlisker at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I haven't kept up with all of the Maven artifacts discussion. The website
>> mentioned in 2 places that there are maven artifacts, but does not mention
>> their ID's, group etc. These are the downloads page [1] and the getting
>> started page [2] (later you can see an example pom, but that doesn't
>> count).
>> I'm using "org.openjfx:javafx-base:11" (gradle syntax) etc. and it finds
>> the artifacts. It should be written in the above pages if this is correct.
>> On the usability side it's worse. I'm using Eclipse and during compilation
>> I'm getting error messages that JavaFX classes like BooleanProperty can't
>> be found. Is it a JavaFX problem, Eclipse problem, or me problem?
>> If I use the SDKs, can I point Gradle and Maven to them if it will solve
>> the problem?
>> - Nir
>> [1]
>> [2]

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