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Jeff Friesen: Portable Painter's Canvas

Jeff Friesen has posted a new JavaFX article, Portable Painter's Canvas:

JavaFX's node-based infrastructure is problematic for complex

scenes such as fireworks or fractals. These scenes require the

creation of many nodes and (possibly)

javafx.scene.shape.Path objects (such as

javafx.scene.shape.LineTo), which can occupy a lot of

memory. Last June, I posted my


Painter's Canvas article to present an alternative that

reduces storage overhead. That article introduced the concepts of

painter and canvas to create...