[messages] [Developers] Re: How to become a Vassal developper

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Mon Nov 7 14:06:13 MST 2011


Thus spake Brent Easton:
> 
> If you really feel the need for Animation, then write a new Trait that
> does Animation specifically.  It would know about the image sequence and
> the timings and can start a thread to display them using a proper
> Animator timer. That would be a much better solution.

A good way to do this would be to use the org.jdesktop.animation
package, which we already use. However, I'm less and less enthused
about the idea of entirely new Java code being planned at this point.

-- 
J.


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