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BoxLayout quirk

Eric Larsen
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Joined: Mar 28, 2009
Posts: 35
Why does my my JLabel appear all the way on the right-hand side of my GUI?

The source code for the class:

Attached is a screenshot of the GUI output.

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Michael Dunn
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Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Posts: 4632
add these lines


comment out this line

and they'll all be left-aligned
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: BoxLayout quirk
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