[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] 4189647 - Dimension2D.Float/.Double
gust at nouveausystems.com
Wed Jun 18 12:05:25 UTC 2008
Sometimes it's convenient to work with size and origin. Our graphics
system adds some operations on Rectangle2D.Float/Double including the
ability to construct one using a Point2D and a Dimension2D, and the
ability to ask for size and origin of a Rectangle2D.Float/Double
separate from bounds. We had to implement our own equivalent to
Dimension2D.Float/Double because one wasn't provided in Java2D. I'd
also suggest adding the constructors and the size/origin enquiry
functions as appropriate to Java2D shape classes. We find them to be
> Hi Ben,
> Since it was only used for doing component layouts (in integer space),
> it wasn't really needed anywhere, though I suppose that this begs the
> question as to why Dimension2D was created in the first place.
> (scratches head, doesn't remember).
>Do you have a use case for it now?
> LOUD, Ben wrote:
>> I was just wondering, is there any reason why there are no Float
and Double subclasses of Dimension2D? I'm suprised such a simple
thing was never included.
>> Thats all. Thanks!
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