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function paint will be executed twice?Helpful Member! 

jslmvl (Vendor) (OP)
2 Apr 11 13:17
Hi,

This very simple code shows function paint will be executed twice, why?

import java.applet.*;
import java.awt.*;
public class TestClass  extends Applet{
    int k=0;
    public void paint(Graphics g){
          g.drawString(Integer.toString(++k),50,20);
    }
}
Helpful Member!  Diancecht (Programmer)
3 Apr 11 10:51
Paint method is called whenever the component needs to be redrawn. Take a look at this

Cheers,
Dian

jslmvl (Vendor) (OP)
3 Apr 11 15:09
Thank you, Dian.
I am reading the link you suggested, a little too difficult for me though.
Diancecht (Programmer)
4 Apr 11 2:54
When you move the window, for example, it needs to be repainted, Then, AWT calls the paint method of each component. That's the basic idea.

Cheers,
Dian

jslmvl (Vendor) (OP)
4 Apr 11 17:46
Yes, thanks a lot!

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