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paintComponent() problem

miguel lisboa
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Joined: Feb 08, 2004
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I wrote code for a paintComponent(Graphics g) and this code paints a gradient on a jPanel background;

Using eclipse, i've several panels (each inside a JTabbedPane) and this makes no one show the expected background.
i tried a variety of opaque and non opaque combinations involving JTabbedPane, contentPane and Panels, but without any effect...

Where should i put my method?
How can i have all jPanels have that gradient effect?

TiA


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Craig Wood
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miguel lisboa
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Joined: Feb 08, 2004
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thaks a lot Craig, that really worked!

implementing the refered method as an anonimous inner class and add it a call to super

 
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