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Karl Schaefer

Karl Schaefer is a software engineer at Carnegie Learning, Inc. and a project owner of SwingX.

 

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Due to a painting regression in JXPanel for Synth-based Look and Feels, we are releasing a regression fix. The new files should appear in Maven Central soon.

I am pleased to announce the release of SwingX 1.6.5. The new release is available in Maven central.

As always, you may report bugs or request new feature via...

I am pleased to announce the release of SwingX 1.6.4. This release is small, fixing a few critical items and following the standard process of removing deprecated code. The main cause for this...

I am very pleased to announce the release of SwingX 1.6.3.  While the release notes contain many...

The first rule of Swing programming is to always interact with Swing components in...

Last week, I updated my local copy of the SwingX source code, modifying SwingXUtilities to inlcude an invokeLater and an invokeAndWait that support...

I mentioned during my BOF at JavaOne a new component that is close to ready for moving into...

The SwingLabs BOF had a good number of attendees (more than last year I believe).  Jan and I focused the update on...

I attended "Swing Tips and Tricks: A Best Practices Approach to Swing Applications" talk today.  While the talk covered well-known ground (or what I hope should be well-known ground...

My first session this moring at JavaOne was Deploying Java Applications on the Web.  It was quite good as it covered some of the newer techniques...

With the release of SwingX 1.6.1, we now have a milestone release that contains the...

I am please to announce that SwingX has released...

Since I was unable to quickly google the solution for my Maven DLL problem, I thought I'd post a quick blog about it. Here's the situation, I have tests that rely on artifacts that are DLLs (in...

The other day I posted some initial thoughts from my recent job search. Today, I wanted to talk a bit...

Now that I have officially given notice at work, I wanted to take a minute to share some details of my recent job hunting experience and raise some questions that have been bothering me. A small...

Just a quick update about SwingX. We are making the final dispositions of what's in and what's out for the 1.0 release.

SwingX is preparing to release 0.9.6, our (hopefully) final pre-1.0 release. This release is mainly bug fixes and some API migration. As always, you can...