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Blog Archive for tball during April 2008

One responsibility of the JavaFX Script compiler project is to deliver a programming guide for the language. One mark of a good programming guide is that it has lots of short code examples which demonstrate the language, and as the language evolves, it's really important that the guide be updated to match the definition. Review should find most cases where the documentation no longer describes...
As anyone following the JavaFX Script compiler project knows, we have a schedule gun to our heads to finish a useful tool quickly, so the interpreter-based prototype shown at last year's JavaOne can be retired. It's a big job since the language doesn't have a specification yet, but our team of four engineers plus some really good volunteers are set to deliver what looks to be a great product....