Re: Is there something better than ComponentListener on Resized

Eric Sosman <esosman@comcast-dot-net.invalid>
Mon, 30 Sep 2013 11:29:16 -0400
On 9/30/2013 11:08 AM, wrote:

On Saturday, September 21, 2013 10:46:10 PM UTC-4, Jeff Higgins wrote:

On 09/21/2013 02:40 PM, wrote: LayoutManager

How would I do this with GridLayout, since I'm using GridLayout. Here are the details.

In a frame, I first add a push button at the top. Below the button I add two tables, side by side.

The frame already resizes vertically to any length which is good.

But, I want the frame to not resize horizontally beyond a certain hardcoded limit. I.E.: I want the frame to resize horizontally, but attempts to resize beyond a certain limit are prevented. So, if a user were to try to resize horizontally beyond the limit then the resulting horizontal width of the frame would be the limit.

     Perhaps it's time to ask a question: Why do you think it's a
good idea to prevent the user from arranging his own screen as
he pleases? Does your program understand the user's needs and
desires better than he himself does?

Eric Sosman

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