Posted by wordwarrior
on February 12, 2009 at 7:16 AM PST
I saw the news that JavaFX 1.1 has been released, with support for Mobile applications.
Unfortunately, it's still only available for Windows and Mac.
I understand that Sun's layoffs have hit the Java division particularly hard, but does anybody have any idea when JavaFX and associated tools will be officially available for Linux and/or OpenSolaris, and relatively easy to install on those systems? I was able to install it and run it successfully it on OpenSolaris 2008.11, but I had to jump through quite a few hoops to do it.
Here are the instructions for installing on OpenSolaris, for those of you who don't have them: