Re: would someone care to hlp???

"Oliver Wong" <>
Mon, 4 Jun 2007 16:44:36 -0400
"beelzibub @ bawston school for idiots" <comprehensivecenter> wrote in

... i know i should be using a lot more methods
but then they aren't declared? should i declare them in the main
so they are global???


 * @author kevin
 * @(#)BigFonts3
 * @Kevin
 * @version 1.30 2007/4/20
import java.text.*;
import java.text.ParseException;

import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;
import java.awt.event.ActionEvent;
import java.awt.event.ActionListener;
import java.awt.Color;
import java.awt.Font;

import java.text.SimpleDateFormat;
import java.util.*;
import java.util.Calendar.*;
import java.util.Date.*;

import javax.swing.*;
import javax.swing.SpinnerDateModel;
import javax.swing.event.*;
import javax.swing.event.ChangeListener;
import javax.swing.event.ChangeEvent;
import javax.swing.JSpinner.*;
import javax.swing.BorderFactory.*;
import javax.swing.border.EtchedBorder;
import javax.swing.border.Border;

abstract class BigFonts extends JComponent
        implements MouseMotionListener, ActionListener,

 int newx = 125, newy = 95;

    public void paintComponent(Graphics g){
        String st = " Starting ...";
        g.drawString(st, newx, newy);

[snipped the rest of the code]

    I find it hard to believe that you are working with abstract classes,
Swing, inheritance, interfaces, etc. and yet do not know where you're
supposed to declare methods.

    If you really don't know where methods should be declared, you should
probably take a step back and read

    - Oliver

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