The Dialog Classes

Figure 22-1 illustrates the relationships between the dialog classes discussed in this chapter. Three fundamental abstractions are implemented in the dialog classes:

Figure 22-1. Dialog Classes Overview

  • GJTDialog takes care of low-level dialog gruntwork.

  • ButtonPanel is a Panel extension that maintains a row of buttons centered at the bottom of the panel.

  • WorkDialog contains a ButtonPanel and provides a dialog that has a work panel centered in the dialog and a row of buttons at the bottom of the dialog.


GJTDialog represents the most general abstraction embodied by the dialog classes. GJTDialog takes care of a pair of primitive ...

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