Can we have TableSkinUtils.resizeColumnToFitContent as public API

fastegal at fastegal at
Mon Jun 24 13:20:28 UTC 2019

will be possible to implement once is solved.

As the utility class is an abomination, the plan is to move the  
autosize functionality into the realm of the skin/header allowing  
subclasses to extend the one/or/and/other and expose for application  
code as needed.

Zitat von Robert Lichtenberger <r.lichtenberger at>:

> At the moment (JavaFX 12) I hack around the fact that TableSkinUtils is not
> public like this:
>     Class<?> clz =
> Class.forName("");
>     Method m = clz.getMethod("resizeColumnToFitContent",
> TableViewSkinBase.class, TableColumnBase.class, int.class);
>     m.setAccessible(true);
>     m.invoke(null, tc.getTableView().getSkin(), tc, -1);
> which of course is very brittle.
> I need this to provide the user with an option to fit all columns to their
> required size.
> Double clicking the header separator will call this method so why not
> provide the functionality programatically too?
> Best regards,
> Robert

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