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I am playing around with creating a toolbar and menu for changing the LNF. I'm using toolbar.add(action) and menu.add(action). I want the action to be a non-inner class. The toolbar and menubar work ok and call the action which correctly selects the approriate LNF. My problem is getting a reference to the JFrame. The ActionEvent has a reference to the component that fired of the action. I want to use that reference to get a reference to the parent JFrame. I have been through the SwingUtilities methods
all three throw exceptions.
The only SwingUtilites method that is looking helpful is
This returns an int of 2.
Does anyone know how l can get a reference to the components root container?
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
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