<AWT Dev> [9] Review Request: 8027324 The spec for Toolkit.setDynamicLayout() and Toolkit.isDynamicLayoutActive() needs to be clarified

Semyon Sadetsky semyon.sadetsky at oracle.com
Wed Mar 23 07:18:14 UTC 2016

On 3/22/2016 9:01 PM, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
> On 22.03.16 20:26, Phil Race wrote:
>> I presume the desktop property value is set once and never changes
>> since it implies something about the capabilities of the system, 
>> regardless
>> as to what it is actually doing right now.
> Correct.

On windows it can be changed anytime in system settings. Java reads the 
OS value dynamically, see

BOOL AwtToolkit::IsDynamicLayoutSupported()


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