Each developer needs to create custom components very often, but in JavaFX with FXML forms it is not so simple. Here is a simple guide, how can you create your FXML custom component and how can you use it in your FXML form. You can download source code at the end of the post.
If you want to create a maven project with JavaFX and FXML support, you are in the right place. Here is a simple guide. We will prepare a simple maven project. You can download source code at the end of the post.
Since JDK 7u6 is JavaFX 2 integrated to JavaSE on all major platforms (Windows, Linux and Mac). I think that it is time to start switch from SWING to JavaFX. I use Eclipse 4.2 on Ubuntu 12.10 64bit with WindowBuilder Pro installed for SWING WYSIWYG design, but there is no plug-in with JavaFX GUI designer.
When I created my sustom ListCellRender I had to set colors of each item in a list. I thought that I can use a SystemColors class, but what was my surprise that the class returns different colors than I have been configured in the operating system. I found solution at the google. Original post: http://www.devdaily.com/java/java-uimanager-color-keys-list
Guide for Eclipse Helios JEE 64bit and plugins installation which I use for Java development
JBoss RiftSaw Project Riftsaw is a WS-BPEL 2.0 engine that is optimized for the JBoss Application Server container. WS-BPEL 2.0 is an XML-based language for defining business processes that orchestrate web services. More info http://www.jboss.org/riftsaw.html. Prerequisites – You must have installed JBoss 5.1 JDK6, Apache-Ant and JBossESB before we start.. JBoss RiftSaw instalation Download installation
JBoss ESB information JBossESB is the next generation of EAI – better and without the vendor-lockin characteristics of old. As such, many of the capabilities mirror those of existing EAI offerings: Business Process Monitoring, Integrated Development Environment, Human Workflow User Interface, Business Process Management, Connectors, Transaction Manager, Security, Application Container, Messaging Service, Metadata Repository, Naming
Eclipse ResourceBundle Editor Eclipse plugin for editing Java resource bundles. Lets you manage all localized properties files in one screen. – More info on http://sourceforge.net/projects/eclipse-rbe/ Installation – You have to install this plugin manually – Download the ZIP from SourceForge http://sourceforge.net/projects/eclipse-rbe/ – Unzip it under your Eclipse installation folder Eclispe Visual Editor – Swing and
Eclipse JEE Galileo installation Download installation file – Download TAR.GZ package (example eclipse-jee-galileo-SR2-linux-gtk.tar.gz) from this url: http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/packages/release/galileo/sr2. Note: Eclipse Helios is not supported at this moment, download older version Galileo. Installation – Run terminal and login as root su – - Go to “/usr/local” directory cd /usr/local – Untar eclipse package tar xvzf /PathToDownloadsDirectory/eclipse-jee-galileo-SR2-linux-gtk.tar.gz JBoss
Java JDK installation Download installation file – Download rpm.bin package (example jdk-6u20-linux-i586-rpm.bin) from this url: http://java.sun.com/javase/downloads/index.jsp. Note: you can Skip login step. Installation – Run terminal and login as root su – - Change right directory (example /tmp) and Make JDK binary executable cd /tmp chmod +x jdk-6u21-linux-i586-rpm.bin – Run installation ./jdk-6u21-linux-i586-rpm.bin – Install new