FontAwesomeFX 8.15 released

I just released FontAwesomeFX 8.15 coming with support for EmojiOne Font Icons! FontAwesomeFX 8.15 is available at Bintray. Additionally this release contains some major fixes: [NEW] Support for 1111 new EmojiOne Font Icons [NEW] Additional IconView constructor taking iconSize [FIXED] Issue #37: Icon resizes on mouse hover when using glyph-size different than 1em [FIXED] Issue #45:Continue reading

FontAwesomeFX 8.14 released

I just released FontAwesomeFX 8.14 to Bintray. This release contains some major fixes: Fixed glyph size changing issue on mouse over Fixed Issues #44 “CSS -glyph-size broken” Also I updated the FontAwesomeFX GlyphsBrowser and the examples in respect to this release! You can find the FontAwesomeFX bintray package here. Source code available at Bitbucket Please report issues here

Minor Update of FontAwesomeFX 8.13 packages

Updated font packs available! Issues fixed when using dedicated fonts in JavaFX applications (thanks to Dirk Lemmermann (@dlemmermann) for reporting): Some people also reported font loading issues with 32bit OpenJDK. This might be related to this bug in FTFactory.java http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/openjfx-dev/2016-March/018776.html Many thanks to Andrea Vacondio (@Torakiki610) for investigation! You can find the FontAwesomeFX bintray package here.Continue reading

FontAwesomeFX 8.11 is here!

Just uploaded FontAwesomeFX 8.11 to Bintray. Now included: FontAweseme 4.6.1 with 23 additional icons and a new kid on the block: 525icons Font coming with (…surprise!) 525 icons on board. Due to naming conventions and restrictions 525icons related stuff is called “icons525” in FontAwesomeFX, e.g. de.jensd.fx.glyphs.icons525.Icons525. FontAwesomeFX 8.11 compile ‘de.jensd:fontawesomefx-fontawesome:4.6.1-2’ compile ‘de.jensd:fontawesomefx-materialdesignfont:1.4.57-2’ compile ‘de.jensd:fontawesomefx-materialicons:2.1-2’ compile ‘de.jensd:fontawesomefx-octicons:3.3.0-2’Continue reading

Button of Choice: Use ToggleButtons as RadioButtons

For MQTT.fx I wanted to use ToggleButtons to e.g. choose the de coding of a MQTT Message or the QoS Level:   I found out that in context of a ToggleGroup ToggleButtons behave different than RadioButtons in terms of selection/deselection: unlike RadioButtons ToggleButtons can still be set to unselected state.   A RadioButton extends ToggleButton and overrides fire() (which isContinue reading

FontAwesomeFX 8.10: The artefacts act

Recently I created a demo an wanted to use just one FontAwesome icon and I notices that I need to add the whole ~600KB package for that. Clearly the package size is driven by the all the contained True Type Font files: de.jensd:fontawesomefx-fontawesomefx:8.9 571 KB So I thought about split the full package into separatedContinue reading

Ordering via SortedList (and Properties Extractor)

Quite a while ago (almost 1,5 years 😱) I wrote a post about the JavaFX way to get ListViews and TableViews instantly updated on model data change: using Properties Extractor pattern. TableColumns have a build-in support for sorting the data per column: just double-click the column header (. But how to order ListViews or getContinue reading