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      08-13-2012
To: bob smith
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On 8/13/2012 8:04 AM, bob smith wrote:
> Is Swing still pretty much the standard for Java graphics? Or has it
> finally been replaced by something better?
>



Swing is still your only real choice, as far as I know. JavaFX is up can
coming, but to quote Gertrude Stein, "there is no there there."

JavaFX appears to only be about half baked; you can do some things with it,
but not everything Swing can do. It's not really a mature platform yet. Still
worth knowing about for a Java developer, as Oracle could make it ready just
about any time now.

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