<AWT Dev> [9] Review request for 8176528: Progress state for window is not displayed in taskbar

Sergey Bylokhov sergey.bylokhov at oracle.com
Wed Mar 15 16:12:42 UTC 2017

I guess that we cannot guarantee that some windows are visible and other one are not.
We can say something general like in the current fix, or we can provide an explanation of our internal implementation.

> 15 марта 2017 г., в 18:49, Philip Race <philip.race at oracle.com> написал(а):
> Good that got cleared up but since bar slight change in the wording
> we are back to v0 of the webrev, then we are also back to v0 of my
> comments. What are you going to say to JCK about what windows
> they can expect to be  visible ?
> Can we say
> - Frames  are always visible

It is not necessary, if the frame has utility type.

> - Dialogs are always visible if they have no owner

This is implementation details on windows. I am not sure why it was implemented this way, is it really intended behavior or not.

> - All other cases (eg Window) are platform dependent ?
>  Or can we say for the latter, other descendants of Window (including
>   Window itself) are never visible ?

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