JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

Interface TabExpander

All Known Implementing Classes:
ParagraphView, PlainView, WrappedPlainView

public interface TabExpander

Simple interface to allow for different types of implementations of tab expansion.

Method Summary
 float nextTabStop(float x, int tabOffset)
          Returns the next tab stop position given a reference position.

Method Detail


public float nextTabStop(float x,
                         int tabOffset)
Returns the next tab stop position given a reference position. Values are expressed in points.

x - the position in points >= 0
tabOffset - the position within the text stream that the tab occurred at >= 0.
the next tab stop >= 0

JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

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