<AWT Dev> <Swing Dev> Review request: 6852592 (revalidate() must be smarter)

Artem Ananiev Artem.Ananiev at Sun.COM
Thu Jul 16 09:43:58 PDT 2009

Peter Zhelezniakov wrote:
> Christopher Deckers wrote:
>> This may be a stupid idea, so disregard it if it is :)
>> If the problem is having isValidateRoot() used by AWT code, why not 
>> promote:
>> public/protected boolean isValidateRoot()
>> to the Container class? It would obviously return false by default,
>> but if custom code wants to play with it (which is anyway unlikely to
>> happen) why not! After all, is there anything specially swingish with
>> this method?
> I like this solution best. Having that failed, i would implement Alex's 
> suggestion. The cleaner the code, the happier we hackers are =)

I vote for this proposal too.



> Thanks!

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