Posted by gfx
on October 6, 2005 at 4:18 PM PDT
Michael Bushe just joined the SwingFX project and offers us a cancelable variation of the infinite progress panel.
Many months ago, Craig and I started the SwingFX project . One of the first components to be added was the infinite progress panel I described in a blog entry :
This component was quite successful (I've recently seen a variation in ZValley's ZEN ) but it remains quite simple. Michael Bushe just added a very valuable feature, the ability to cancel the current running task:
You can get it today in SwingFX binaries , source and
documentation . I also suggest you to take a look at the rubberband API, it can prove to be useful in some applications.