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From Chris Bartlett <cbartlet...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Using AWT Components side-by-side with Pivot Containers
Date Thu, 03 Feb 2011 17:54:43 GMT
OK, this certainly sounds like something Greg or Todd might be best placed
to answer.

I'm intrigued though, so will have a poke around and will get back to you if
I come up with anything useful.


On 4 February 2011 00:46, Adam Perer <adam.perer@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Chris,
> Yes, that is exactly what I am trying to achieve:  "having the frame
> divided into sections and placing the Pivot and AWT 'sections' along side
> each other".
> However, I do not know how to achieve this technically, and hope you or
> others may be able to assist with advice on how this can be done?  My
> attempts, as described in my first email, did not work.
> Thanks for your prompt response,
>     Adam
> On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 7:25 PM, Chris Bartlett <cbartlett.x@gmail.com>wrote:
>> Adam,
>> I'm not sure I understand what you are trying to achieve.
>> Are you attempting to have a single native frame, which would contain both
>> a Pivot GUI and some AWT components?  Perhaps having the frame divided into
>> sections and placing the Pivot and AWT 'sections' along side each other?
>> Chris
>> On 3 February 2011 23:03, Adam Perer <adam.perer@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hello!
>>> I understand it is not possible to embed AWT components inside a Pivot
>>> container.  One solution mentioned on this mailing list is by perhaps adding
>>> the AWT component to the host window.
>>> However, I am unable to get this to work in practice.  For instance, I
>>> have put code similar to the following in the startup method of my Pivot
>>> Application:
>>> ...
>>> java.awt.Window hostWindow = display.getHostWindow();
>>> myAWTComponent foo = new myAWTComponent();
>>> hostWindow.add(foo);
>>> ...
>>> However, I am unable to see foo, as the Pivot window seem to take up the
>>> entire host window.  Do you have any tips so that I can get my Pivot UI and
>>> my AWT component to work together?  In practice, I am trying get the
>>> Processing.org visualization framework to work alongside the beautiful Pivot
>>> GUI.
>>> Thanks!
>>>    Adam

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