JavaFX TreeItem getChildren

Take a JavafX TreeItem: TreeItem<Foo> fooTreeItem = new TreeItem<>(aFoo); Why does the API for getChildren() insist on returning a list of TreeItem<Foo>? From the API for TreeItem<T>: ObservableList<T> getChildren() // […]

FXML onAction Binding

There’s been some discussions around JavaFX, FXML and binding – which I stumbled across while researching a problem I’m currently having.  The examples given here demonstrate some ideas which look […]


Simplicity is a great virtue but it requires hard work to achieve it and education to appreciate it. And to make matters worse: complexity sells better. E.W.Dijkstra [Prompted by Pete […]