JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

Class CSS

  extended byjavax.swing.text.html.CSS
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class CSS
extends Object
implements Serializable

Defines a set of CSS attributes as a typesafe enumeration. The HTML View implementations use CSS attributes to determine how they will render. This also defines methods to map between CSS/HTML/StyleConstants. Any shorthand properties, such as font, are mapped to the intrinsic properties.

The following describes the CSS properties that are suppored by the rendering engine:

The following are modeled, but currently not rendered.

Note: for the time being we do not fully support relative units, unless noted, so that p { margin-top: 10% } will be treated as if no margin-top was specified.

See Also:

Nested Class Summary
static class CSS.Attribute
          Definitions to be used as a key on AttributeSet's that might hold CSS attributes.
Constructor Summary
Method Summary
static CSS.Attribute[] getAllAttributeKeys()
          Return the set of all possible CSS attribute keys.
static CSS.Attribute getAttribute(String name)
          Translates a string to a CSS.Attribute object.
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public CSS()
Method Detail


public static CSS.Attribute[] getAllAttributeKeys()
Return the set of all possible CSS attribute keys.


public static final CSS.Attribute getAttribute(String name)
Translates a string to a CSS.Attribute object. This will return null if there is no attribute by the given name.

name - the name of the CSS attribute to fetch the typesafe enumeration for
the CSS.Attribute object, or null if the string doesn't represent a valid attribute key

JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

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