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JTree custom renderer - the icons are clipped and bunched up in Windows Look and Feel

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Hi
I have a JTree with custom renderer.
The icons displayed (non-leaf nodes btw) are 24x24 gifs.
On any Metal LaF the spacing between nodes is fine, but on any Windows LaF,
the spacing seems to ignore the size of the icons and bunches them up to roughly
the size of the text plust a smallgap (about 16 pixels).
A couple of points:
What the dickens is going on here?
How do I get lists and properties of Swing UIDefaults for components like JTree?
Thanks

 
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Question by:richard_fairall
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// UIDefaults

import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;
import java.util.*;
import javax.swing.*;
import javax.swing.border.*;
import javax.swing.plaf.*;
import javax.swing.table.TableCellRenderer;

public class ShowUIDefaults extends JFrame implements ActionListener
{
      JFrame frame;
      JTabbedPane tabbedPane;
      SampleRenderer sampleRenderer;

      public ShowUIDefaults(String title)
      {
            super(title);
            frame = this;

            sampleRenderer = new SampleRenderer();

            getContentPane().setLayout( new BorderLayout() );
            tabbedPane = getTabbedPane();
            getContentPane().add( tabbedPane );

            JPanel buttons = new JPanel();
            buttons.setLayout( new GridLayout( 1, 3) );
            getContentPane().add(buttons, BorderLayout.SOUTH);

            JButton metal = new JButton( "Metal" );
            metal.setActionCommand( "javax.swing.plaf.metal.MetalLookAndFeel" );
            metal.addActionListener( this );
            buttons.add(metal);

            JButton windows = new JButton( "Windows" );
            windows.setActionCommand( "com.sun.java.swing.plaf.windows.WindowsLookAndFeel" );
            windows.addActionListener( this );
            buttons.add(windows);

            JButton motif = new JButton( "Motif" );
            motif.setActionCommand( "com.sun.java.swing.plaf.motif.MotifLookAndFeel" );
            motif.addActionListener( this );
            buttons.add(motif);

      }

      public void actionPerformed(ActionEvent e)
      {
            try
            {
                     UIManager.setLookAndFeel(e.getActionCommand());
            }
            catch (Exception e2)
            {
                  System.out.println(e2);
            }

            getContentPane().remove(tabbedPane);
            tabbedPane = getTabbedPane();
            getContentPane().add( tabbedPane );
            SwingUtilities.updateComponentTreeUI(frame);
            frame.pack();
      }

      private JTabbedPane getTabbedPane()
      {
            Map components = new TreeMap();
            UIDefaults defaults = UIManager.getLookAndFeelDefaults();

            //  Build of Map of attributes for each component

            for ( Enumeration enum = defaults.keys(); enum.hasMoreElements(); )
            {
                  Object key = enum.nextElement();
                  Object value = defaults.get( key );

                  Map componentMap = getComponentMap( components, key.toString() );

                  if ( componentMap != null )
                        componentMap.put( key, value );
            }

            JTabbedPane pane = new JTabbedPane( SwingConstants.BOTTOM );
            pane.setPreferredSize( new Dimension( 800, 400 ) );
            addComponentTabs( pane, components );

            return pane;
      }

      private Map getComponentMap( Map components, String key )
      {
            if ( key.startsWith("class") | key.startsWith("javax") )
                  return null;

            //  Component name is found before the first "."

            String componentName;

            int pos = key.indexOf( "." );

            if (pos == -1)
                  if (key.endsWith( "UI" ) )
                        componentName = key.substring( 0, key.length() - 2 );
                  else
                        componentName = "System Colors";
            else
                  componentName = key.substring( 0, pos );

            //  Fix inconsistency

            if (componentName.equals("Checkbox"))
                  componentName = "CheckBox";

            //  Get the Map for this particular component

            Object componentMap = components.get( componentName );

            if (componentMap == null)
            {
                  componentMap = new TreeMap();
                  components.put( componentName, componentMap );
            }

            return (Map)componentMap;
      }

      private void addComponentTabs(JTabbedPane pane, Map components)
      {
            String[ ] colName = {"Key", "Value", "Sample"};
            Set c = components.keySet();

            for (Iterator ci = c.iterator(); ci.hasNext();)
            {
                  String component = (String)ci.next();
                  Map attributes = (Map)components.get( component );

                  Object[ ][ ] rowData = new Object[ attributes.size() ][ 3 ];
                  int i = 0;

                  Set a = attributes.keySet();

                  for(Iterator ai = a.iterator(); ai.hasNext(); i++)

                  {
                        String attribute = (String)ai.next();
                        rowData[ i ] [ 0 ] = attribute;
                        Object o = attributes.get(attribute);

                        if (o != null)
                        {
                              rowData[ i ] [ 1 ] = o.toString();
                              rowData[ i ] [ 2 ] = o;
                        }
                        else
                        {
                              rowData[ i ] [ 1 ] = "null";
                              rowData[ i ] [ 2 ] = "";
                        }

                  }

                  JTable table = new JTable(rowData, colName);
                  table.getColumnModel().getColumn(2).setCellRenderer( sampleRenderer );
                  table.getColumnModel().getColumn(0).setPreferredWidth(250);
                  table.getColumnModel().getColumn(1).setPreferredWidth(500);
                  table.getColumnModel().getColumn(2).setPreferredWidth(50);

                  pane.addTab( component, new JScrollPane( table ) );
            }
      }

      class SampleRenderer extends JLabel implements TableCellRenderer
      {
            public SampleRenderer()
            {
                  super();
                  setHorizontalAlignment( SwingConstants.CENTER );
                  setOpaque(true); //MUST do this for background to show up.
            }

            public Component getTableCellRendererComponent(JTable table,
                                                                                     Object sample,
                                                                                     boolean isSelected,
                                                                                     boolean hasFocus,
                                                                                     int row,
                                                                                     int column)
            {
                  setBackground( null );
                  setBorder( null );
                  setIcon( null );
                  setText( "" );

                  if ( sample instanceof Color )
                  {
                        setBackground( (Color)sample );
                  }
                  else if ( sample instanceof Border )
                  {
                        setBorder( (Border)sample );
                  }
                  else if ( sample instanceof Font )
                  {
                        setText( "Sample" );
                        setFont( (Font)sample );
                  }
                  else if ( sample instanceof Icon )
                  {
                        setIcon( (Icon)sample );
                  }

                  return this;
            }

            public void paint(Graphics g)
            {
                  try
                  {
                        super.paint(g);
                  }
                  catch(Exception e)
                  {
//                        System.out.println(e);
//                        System.out.println(e.getStackTrace()[0]);
                  }
            }
      }

      public static void main(String[] args)
      {
            JFrame f = new ShowUIDefaults( "UI Defaults" );
            f.setDefaultCloseOperation(JFrame.EXIT_ON_CLOSE);
            f.pack();
            f.setLocationRelativeTo( null );
            f.setVisible(true);
      }

}
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by:richard_fairall
ID: 18001700
Thanks Hoomanv
That's a great little tool, any idea on the JTree problem?
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by:hoomanv
ID: 18001720
Hmm, Try another L&F :)
Have you seen Quaqua ? http://www.randelshofer.ch/quaqua/download.html
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by:richard_fairall
ID: 18001752
That's not a solution for me, I need Windows, Metal and other Native LaFs
This one would not have extensions we need (Jidesoft)
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by:richard_fairall
ID: 18091618
Well, no takers for the main question.
This will teach me never to ask 2 questions at once!
I'll just wrap it up
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