OpenJFX is the official open-source project that develops JavaFX,
a cross-platform application framework for developing and deploying
rich client applications that operate consistently across a diverse
set of platforms.
This package, together with OpenJDK 11 or later, provides everything
you need to develop a JavaFX application on Linux, including all
of the latest JAR files, native libraries, JMOD archives, API
documentation, and source code of JavaFX.
To get started, see the README file for this package on GitHub:
Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.
Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.
Snap is available for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya), Linux Mint 18.3 (Sylvia), Linux Mint 19 (Tara), Linux Mint 19.1 (Tessa) and the latest release, Linux Mint 20 (Ulyana).
You can find out which version of Linux Mint you’re running by opening System info from the Preferences menu.
On Linux Mint 20, /etc/apt/preferences.d/nosnap.pref needs to be removed before Snap can be installed. This can be accomplished from the command line: