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Leonidas Savvides
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JavaFX is easy to Learn, if know already ActionScript(Flex), jQuery, and Java EE SE...?

JSF or/and Struts better learned prior start with JavaFX? JavaFX have any common with these?
Mohamed Sanaulla
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None of the technologies mentioned have similarity with JavaFX. Action script is more like Java (not much though). In flex you use- mxml+actionscript whereas in JavaFX you would be working with- JavaFX Script and Java. Having flair for UI Designing would help in someway in creating UI screens for JavaFX. Knowledge of using Adobe Photoshop is a big plus as you can design the UI using photoshop and export it to javafx script using the JavaFX Production Suite


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Nico Van Brandt
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If I look at the code of a JavaFX application, I cannot stop comparing it to ExtJS. Only that JavaFX is much more flexible.
There you also have a similar script language mixed with plain javascript functions. Note that I have no experience with JavaFX


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Syntax might have been influeneced by other languages already existing
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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