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How do i refresh theSystem Time

Nikhilesh Gandhi

Joined: Feb 07, 2004
Posts: 8
Hi !
I want to display a digital clock in my application but i acn only get the current system time .
I does not refresh.
here is the code i am using it is a part of a longer prg but here is only what is relevant
public static class ttask extends TimerTask
public void run()
int time = calendar.get(Calendar.SECOND);
public static void main(String[] args)
Timer myTimer = new Timer();
ttask myTask = new ttask();
InternalFrameDemo frame = new InternalFrameDemo();
catch(InterruptedException exc)

David Weitzman
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jul 27, 2001
Posts: 1365
Seems like you can start a thread to track time but don't have the GUI code. Moving this to the Swing/GUI forum.
Nathan Pruett

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

Closing this thread... already asked here.

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