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Swing EDT and exceptions

Raf Szczypiorski
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Joined: Aug 21, 2008
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Hi, I have the following code:

The exception is thrown, and still, the EDT goes on (the frame is 'realised' so a thread for it is created, the application doesn't finish. It just lingers on as a process that has to be killed. How do you go about it? Is there any configuration option to say that any exception finishes the thread?

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subject: Swing EDT and exceptions
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