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public Dialog(Frame owner, boolean modal) not working as expected
Joined: Nov 30, 2005
Nov 30, 2005 00:31:00
In Dialog(Frame owner, boolean modal) constructor if we pass the frame instance and modal as "true", the dialog is not blocking input to other
app windows when shown.
I want to make a dialog "modal" for the frame I specify. Is there any other alternative ??
Thanks in Advance,
Joined: Feb 15, 2005
Nov 30, 2005 08:31:00
Hmmmm. Can you post your code? I've used modal=true many times an it certainly renders other frames useless (well, okay, so I can move them around under Linux, but I can't bring them to the front or enter anything in them).
It is sorta covered in the
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