Hi Tom,

You have it right. Currently the VNC server is always running on port 5901, but 
feel free to open a JIRA to change that.

If you want to test this today you need to build OpenJFX yourself 
(https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/OpenJFX/Building+OpenJFX). We don’t have 
snapshots of 8u20 on java.net yet, although I hope we will soon.


On Jan 22, 2014, at 9:41 AM, Tom Eugelink <t...@tbee.org> wrote:

> What also is very interesting is headless testing. Let me see if I'm getting 
> this.
> Normally Jenkins would start a VNC server (xvnc), which provides some kind of 
> graphics API against which an UI program can paint. JavaFX is not picking 
> that up however.
> But, as I read it, in this case JavaFX starts its own VNC server, so it takes 
> of everything itself. All one would need to do is specify the
>       -Dglass.platform=Monocle -Dmonocle.platform=VNC -Dprism.order=sw
> And additionally a port to run the VNC server on (so multiple Jenkins jobs 
> don't interfere).
> Am I correct? How can I test this (aka in which version is the VNC server 
> available)?
> Tom

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