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Running a Method inside a ActionListener

Samuel Woodhams
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hey,

The idea is that i have got an ActionListener that when the user presses on the button it checks a couple of varibles in the main method with if commands and it will eventually find one that is true. At which point it sets a String[]. The String[] is differrent everytime, however the oporation i want preformed on the String[] is the same everytime. i was wonderring if i could refferrence to a method in my code rather then just repeatting the same piece of code 7 times in my project.

this is a cut down version of thye code to show what im trying to achieve


thanks in advance
sam
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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From what I can see, that looks OK -- but why create a new "Genarate" object. Since actionPerformed already belongs to the Genarate class, you can call the method directly on the (implicit) object that's already doing the work; ie.,



In any case, what error are you getting?


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Samuel Woodhams
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Thankyou that worked perfectly :-D
 
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