Fwd: Re: Scrolled chart still too small

Paru Somashekar parvathi.somashekar at oracle.com
Fri Aug 10 12:20:43 PDT 2012

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: 	Re: Scrolled chart still too small
Date: 	Fri, 10 Aug 2012 11:02:06 -0700
From: 	Paru Somashekar <parvathi.somashekar at oracle.com>
To: 	Werner Lehmann <lehmann at media-interactive.de>

Hi Werner,

You can set the preferred size on the chart - something like
chart.setPrefSize(width,height) - to match the width&  height of the


On 8/9/12 10:38 AM, Werner Lehmann wrote:
>  Hi,
>  I am using charts, primarily a BarChart, to show aggregate or detailed
>  report data. Depending on user configuration there can be many x-axis
>  values (category axis) - more than are fitting into the window.
>  Since charts do not support content scrolling (see
>  http://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-20732), I tried to wrap it into
>  a ScrollPane. Unfortunately, the chart is still far too narrow with
>  many x-axis values. How can I convince it to use whatever (horizontal)
>  space it needs to fit all data? So far, I did not specify any
>  min/pref/max sizes.
>  Currently, the chart is maybe half the size of the scrollpane, forcing
>  it to omit some values - although there would be more room in the
>  scrollpane.
>  Rgds
>  Werner

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