Custom Component: TouchPad Control

Playing around with the Canvas I have implemented a TouchPad like Control. xValueProperty and yValueProperty are provided in a range from 0.0…1.0 respectively -1.0..1.0. Thus this control can be used like an “Input-Device”, e.g. a Joystick (use two of them to operate a Quadrocopter ;-)) or a PitchControl (like the FX control of “DM1 –Continue reading

JavaFX on Raspberry Pi: runfxapp v1.1

I have updated my runfxapp skript: Feel free to load it: runfxapp 1.1 Please find installation instructions and usage hints in my previous post. #!/bin/bash # ############################################################# # # Script: runfxapp # # Start JavaFX apps more conveniently. # # (c) copyright 2013 Jens Deters, mail@jensd.de, www.jensd.de # ############################################################# JAVA_HOME=/opt/jdk1.8.0 JAVA_MAIN=$JAVA_HOME/bin/java LIBS=/opt/pi4j/lib/*:/opt/lib/* SCRIPT=$0 EXIT_SUCCESS=0 EXIT_FAILURE=1Continue reading