JavaFX Plug-in Updated
By Roman Strobl on VII 31, 2007
I checked out today the updated JavaFX plug-in. I was wondering if there are any visual tools available, but not yet. However the integration of the JavaFXPad into NetBeans is quite nice, mainly because it provides a live preview. So you can experiment with the code and immediately see the changes, which is very useful - no recompilation is needed. I also thought that the JavaFX animations are very well performing, similarly as Flash does, so the technology indeed looks promising.
This integration of JavaFX into NetBeans is the first step to better toolability of JavaFX, however much needs to be done to make it easy to design JavaFX applications, the tools are still very basic: