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Demonstrates CLabel

Demonstrates CLabel

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import org.eclipse.swt.SWT;
import org.eclipse.swt.custom.CLabel;
import org.eclipse.swt.layout.FillLayout;
import org.eclipse.swt.widgets.*;

 * This class demonstrates CLabel
public class CLabelShort {
  private Image lookImage;

   * Runs the application
  public void run() {
    Display display = new Display();
    Shell shell = new Shell(display);
    shell.setText("CLabel Short");

    // Load the image
    lookImage = new Image(display, this.getClass().getResourceAsStream(

    while (!shell.isDisposed()) {
      if (!display.readAndDispatch()) {

    // Dispose the image
    if (lookImage != null) lookImage.dispose();


   * Creates the main window's contents
   * @param parent the main window
  private void createContents(Composite parent) {
    parent.setLayout(new FillLayout());

    // Create the CLabel
    CLabel label = new CLabel(parent, SWT.LEFT);
    label.setText("This is a CLabel with a lot of long-winded text");

   * The application entry point
   * @param args the command line arguments
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    new CLabelShort().run();

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