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JProgressBar and DB

Peter Primrose
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Joined: Sep 10, 2004
Posts: 755
Hi guys,

Quick question: I have a query to the db that takes a while (~15 sec) I would like to let the end-user know that something is going in the background so don't exit.

Anyway, I don't know how long the query will take and I don't know how many records it will obtain, how a JProgressBar can help? and/or if anyone has better alternative.

Paul Clapham

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 18541

From the API documentation for the class:

"To indicate that a task of unknown length is executing, you can put a progress bar into indeterminate mode."

I will leave you to read on from there.
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