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Graphic Java™ 2, Volume II: Swing, Third Edition by David M. Geary

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Chapter 7. Pluggable Look and Feel

Pluggable look and feel is based on the component architecture discussed in the ”Swing Component Architecture” chapter; that is, a component's look and feel is set by plugging a particular UI delegate into the component.

Swing also provides an API for managing look and feels, including the following aspects: defining look and feels, specifying the current look and feel, adding auxiliary look and feels to the current look and feel, among other things. For example, Figure 7-1 shows a single applet running ...

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