Class mxAnimation

  • Direct Known Subclasses:

    public class mxAnimation
    extends mxEventSource
    Baseclass for all timer-based animations. Fires mxEvent.DONE when the stopAnimation method is called. Implement updateAnimation for the actual animation or listen to mxEvent.EXECUTE.
    • Field Detail


        public static int DEFAULT_DELAY
        Specifies the default delay for animations in ms. Default is 20.
      • delay

        protected int delay
        Default is DEFAULT_DELAY.
      • timer

        protected javax.swing.Timer timer
        Time instance that is used for timing the animation.
    • Constructor Detail

      • mxAnimation

        public mxAnimation()
        Constructs a new animation instance with the given repaint delay.
      • mxAnimation

        public mxAnimation​(int delay)
        Constructs a new animation instance with the given repaint delay.
    • Method Detail

      • getDelay

        public int getDelay()
        Returns the delay for the animation.
      • setDelay

        public void setDelay​(int value)
        Sets the delay for the animation.
      • isRunning

        public boolean isRunning()
        Returns true if the animation is running.
      • startAnimation

        public void startAnimation()
        Starts the animation by repeatedly invoking updateAnimation.
      • updateAnimation

        public void updateAnimation()
        Hook for subclassers to implement the animation. Invoke stopAnimation when finished, startAnimation to resume. This is called whenever the timer fires and fires an mxEvent.EXECUTE event with no properties.
      • stopAnimation

        public void stopAnimation()
        Stops the animation by deleting the timer and fires mxEvent.DONE.