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abstract public class: CaretEvent [javadoc | source]
java.lang.Object
   java.util.EventObject
      javax.swing.event.CaretEvent

All Implemented Interfaces:
    Serializable

Direct Known Subclasses:
    MutableCaretEvent

CaretEvent is used to notify interested parties that the text caret has changed in the event source.

Warning: Serialized objects of this class will not be compatible with future Swing releases. The current serialization support is appropriate for short term storage or RMI between applications running the same version of Swing. As of 1.4, support for long term storage of all JavaBeansTM has been added to the java.beans package. Please see java.beans.XMLEncoder .

Fields inherited from java.util.EventObject:
source
Constructor:
 public CaretEvent(Object source) 
    Creates a new CaretEvent object.
    Parameters:
    source - the object responsible for the event
Method from javax.swing.event.CaretEvent Summary:
getDot,   getMark
Methods from java.util.EventObject:
getSource,   toString
Methods from java.lang.Object:
clone,   equals,   finalize,   getClass,   hashCode,   notify,   notifyAll,   toString,   wait,   wait,   wait
Method from javax.swing.event.CaretEvent Detail:
 abstract public int getDot()
    Fetches the location of the caret.
 abstract public int getMark()
    Fetches the location of other end of a logical selection. If there is no selection, this will be the same as dot.