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showing my data in a jtable

egbai mmumene
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Joined: Sep 18, 2012
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thanks a lot i'v gotten all the bugs out. Now my only problem is i dont know how to use jtable to views entrys in the database then the table should appear within the frame
Michael Dunn
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Joined: Jun 09, 2003
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here's the JTable tutorial, which should help with the GUI part

http://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/uiswing/components/table.html

you need to understand that Swing is single-threaded and everything (painting, listeners etc) is done on that thread (EDT).
if you try to retrieve database data on that thread, the gui will freeze until data-retrieval is completed, so you must do the
db stuff in a separate thread, or SwingWorker.
 
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