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1. obtain x,y coords of individual Chars in a SWT text widget    stackoverflow.com

If i write a text on SWT say "this text" in a particular font/style , i want the individual coords of 't' 'h' 'i' 's' and so on. Is there any ...

2. Showing unicode character in java text component    stackoverflow.com

I have found that firefox has excellent support for showing unicode text correctly. But when I copy and paste the same characters(in Bengali) in a java text component (such as JTextArea), ...

3. Kerning problems when drawing text character by character    stackoverflow.com

I'm trying to draw strings character by character to add lighting effects to shapes composed of text.

while (i != line.length()) {
c = line.substring(i, i + 1);

cWidth = g.getFontMetrics().stringWidth(c);

g.drawString(c, xx += ...

4. Normalizing/unaccenting text in Java    stackoverflow.com

How can I normalize/unaccent text in Java? I am currently using java.text.Normalizer:

Normalizer.normalize(str, Normalizer.Form.NFD)
    .replaceAll("\\p{InCombiningDiacriticalMarks}+", "")
But it is far from perfect. For example, it leaves Norwegian characters æ and ...

5. Special characters in the decrypted text    coderanch.com

I am trying to encrypt/decrypt a string using JCE blowfish in the servlet (Tomcat engine 4.1.x) The encrypted text will be kept in the user session after the encryption process using a pre-defined key string (eg:- "hello").When I try to decrypt the string using the encrypted text and key in the servlert get method it gives me a corrupted string with ...

6. Break a string with special characters into segments with only text no spec chars ?    coderanch.com

Hi, I need to break a string with special characters into segments containing only text of the string , not the special chars like ",", " # ", " ", "$ " etc.. and then I need to compare the string with database string. Ex: if string is: " #123, EPIP Phase, White#Field " it has to be broken into: Segment ...

7. Treat chars as plain text?    coderanch.com

8. stripping non text characters    forums.oracle.com

9. underlining a text or a character    forums.oracle.com

10. How to simulate a new line char showing text within text component    forums.oracle.com

Hello ! I'm loading text from XML and showing it up within a JTextArea or JTextPane... But both components show my String as a pretty long phrase and have to scroll it aside. I would like the text component to detect the lenght of the text and instead of doing a huge scroll, show it in the line bellow... Anyone knows ...