- public abstract class CaretEvent
- extends EventObject
CaretEvent is used to notify interested parties that
the text caret has changed in the event source.
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. A future release of Swing will provide support for
long term persistence.
- See Also:
- Serialized Form
Fetches the location of the caret.
Fetches the location of other end of a logical
public CaretEvent(Object source)
- Creates a new CaretEvent object.
source - the object responsible for the event
public abstract int getDot()
- Fetches the location of the caret.
- the dot >= 0
public abstract int getMark()
- Fetches the location of other end of a logical
selection. If there is no selection, this
will be the same as dot.
- the mark >= 0
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