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writing a message board in java

Chris Lavery
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Joined: Nov 30, 2004
Posts: 54
hi everybody,
i have a java assignment in which i have to write the code for a java message board. Firstly im unsure if i would have to create a GUI that is a meassge board or just write a message board that is a GUI if that makes sense.
So far i have began by attempting to write a GUI but cannot seem to manage even the simplest. i have encluded some very basic code that i have started with. any help is much appreciated


import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;

public class MessageBoard {



public MessageBoard() {

}

super(" Message Board GUI");

buildGUI();
setSize(400,150);
setVisible(true);

}
}
Chris Lavery
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Joined: Nov 30, 2004
Posts: 54
sorry everybody, posted that question twice by mistake. i saw i had spelt the board wrong so tried changing it quickly but it didnt work.
Sorry everyone
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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