Due to a painting regression in JXPanel for Synth-based Look and Feels, we are releasing a regression fix. The new files should appear in Maven Central soon.
on Feb 28, 2013
I am pleased to announce the release of SwingX 1.6.5. The new release is available in Maven central.
As always, you may report bugs or request new feature via JIRA. You may also contact us in the discussion forum.
Release Notes - SwingX - Version 1.6.5
[SWINGX-1336] - Flickering in JXPanel with alpha < 1
[SWINGX-1449] - JXButton doesn't update font if...
on Jan 29, 2013
The first rule of Swing programming is to always interact with Swing components in the Event Dispatch Thread (EDT, for short). Swing is single-threaded (as a lot of UI toolkits are) and as such it can only makes guarantees about the state of Swing components when interacted with properly on the EDT. Some Swing methods are thread-safe, such as JComponent.repaint. Recently, I...
on Jan 19, 2011
The SwingLabs BOF had a good number of attendees (more than last year I believe). Jan and I focused the update on SwingX, but did speak about JXLayer some. We also announced the release of version 1.6.2. As promised, I have uploaded the presentation.
All in all, I think it has been a very positive convention for SwingX (so far). I spoke about SwingLabs/SwingX at the end of...
on Sep 21, 2010