Hi all,

The build instructions for linux where very good! I was able to build
the project without any problems.

Regards Jann

2014-06-20 19:27 GMT+02:00, Kevin Rushforth <kevin.rushfo...@oracle.com>:
> To be clear, you will still use the 8u-dev repo at the existing URL:
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/openjfx/8u-dev/rt
> It's just that after Monday the repo will "become" the place where 8u40
> work is done.
> Regarding the build, it is a bit painful to set up for Windows, but not
> too bad as long as you don't need to build WebKit. We would be
> interested in hearing whether the instructions on the Wiki are
> sufficient for you to get the build working.
> -- Kevin
> Stephen F Northover wrote:
>> Ok, let us know how you get on with building FX.
>> NOTE: The accessibility code is not there in 8u20 so you will just be
>> ensuring that you can build on Windows (there is nothing there to
>> test).  The accessibility code will be going back into 8u40 on Monday
>> or Tuesday so you'll need to get that release at that time and build
>> it instead when it becomes available.  It's good to debug the build
>> process though because it can be painful building from source.
>> Steve
>> On 2014-06-20, 12:43 PM, Jann Schneider wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> @Steven: thx for the links. I'll try to build the openjfx project on
>>> the windows 7 notebook and test the sample apps with NVDA then.
>>> Today i tried the latest ea of jdk1.8.0_20 and sample apps with nvda
>>> 14.2. Unfortunately i was not able to read anything except the window
>>> title.
>>> I've just installed the jdk, changed my JAVA_HOME and tried to run
>>> e.g. the ensemble.jar
>>> $ java -jar ensemble.jar -Djavafx.accessible.force=true
>>> Well i'll try it again by means of building javafx from source and
>>> post my results back to the list.
>>> Regards Jann!
>>> 2014-06-20 14:46 GMT+02:00, Stephen F Northover
>>> <steve.x.northo...@oracle.com>:
>>>> Hello Jann!
>>>> As soon as the 8u40 repos open, the Accessibility code will be put back
>>>> along with the recent fixes for JAWS.  Since OpenJFX (and the JDK) does
>>>> not have nightly builds, unless you want to wait for an EA build of
>>>> 8u40
>>>> or 9, you will need to get OpenJFX and build it.  This is really the
>>>> best way to work with the team anyway because you can get fixes as they
>>>> are made.  EA builds take a while to come out and there is no
>>>> substitute
>>>> for running on the latest code base.
>>>> Unfortunately due to Microsoft, building OpenJFX is a bit harder on
>>>> Windows.  However, it is doable and the build instructions should be
>>>> complete.  If they are not (and if you hit any problems), please post
>>>> back to this list.
>>>> Here are the build instructions:
>>>>       https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/OpenJFX/Building+OpenJFX
>>>> Many committers use an IDE (you don't have to) and OpenJFX is supports
>>>> the three major IDE vendors:
>>>>       https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/OpenJFX/Using+an+IDE
>>>> Looking forward to working with you,
>>>> Steve
>>>> On 2014-06-19, 7:10 PM, Felipe Heidrich wrote:
>>>>> Hi Jann,
>>>>> Unfortunately Linux support is not in the plan for 8u40.
>>>>> Windows 7 is supported and we have recently fixed JAWS support (see
>>>>> https://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-37530 and
>>>>> https://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-37609).
>>>>> Unfortunately due to the 8u20 to 8u40 transition the code has not
>>>>> being
>>>>> released yet, but soon.
>>>>> The majority of our testing was done using Narrator. That said, I also
>>>>> tested NVDA lastest version on Windows 8 and I didn’t see any major
>>>>> problems.
>>>>> On the Mac we tested with VoiceOver.
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Felipe
>>>>> On Jun 19, 2014, at 2:24 PM, Jann Schneider
>>>>> <jann.schnei...@googlemail.com> wrote:
>>>>>> Hello all,
>>>>>> As a blind java developer i'm interessted in testing the
>>>>>> accessibility of
>>>>>> JavaFX and maybe help to find some issues.
>>>>>> I've just set up my build environment on my ubuntu 14.04 laptop and
>>>>>> checked out the project files as described in the wiki. I could
>>>>>> also set
>>>>>> it up on a windows 7 with Jaws 15 and NVDa (don't know what the
>>>>>> current
>>>>>> version is) for comparison..
>>>>>> No i am wondering if there are some examples i could try?
>>>>>> Regards Jann

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