Hi !
Featured games (90)
games approved by the League of Dukes
Games in Showcase (710)
Games in Android Showcase (212)
games submitted by our members
Games in WIP (785)
games currently in development
News: Read the Java Gaming Resources, or peek at the official Java tutorials
    Home     Help   Search   Login   Register   
Pages: [1]
  ignore  |  Print  
  Transparent HUD background images  (Read 1123 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Offline endolf

JGO Coder

Medals: 7
Exp: 15 years

Current project release date: sometime in 3003

« Posted 2005-07-28 17:15:43 »


Me again. I'm trying to create a UIWindow (I want input boxes etc, and swing ones are nice and easy). So I have a JPanel with the other things on. With no background images I can create a hud plate that is 50% transparent, which is what I want. But I also want a background image. The image itself is a jpg, obviously applied as a texture to an object, I can just set the transparency to 0.5f and bobs your uncle. Applied to a UIWindow, nothing I do seems to effect it. If I can getOverlay.setTransparency(0.5f) nothing. I'm having to put the texture on in the paint method i've over ridden in the JPanel. If I call getOverlay.setBackgroundImage() then the image doesn't appear either.

So 2 things

1) when I call methods on the overlay I get from getOverlay on a UIWindow, why does nothing happen

2) what method do people recomend for creating a HUD with a semi transparent background image, without screwing around with the image itself?



Pages: [1]
  ignore  |  Print  
You cannot reply to this message, because it is very, very old.

numerical (112 views)
2017-02-21 07:32:16

numerical (112 views)
2017-02-21 07:31:46

theagentd (217 views)
2017-02-18 13:42:33

theagentd (220 views)
2017-02-18 13:35:16

h.pernpeintner (1382 views)
2017-01-24 22:39:11

h.pernpeintner (1370 views)
2017-01-24 22:38:32

Galdo (1932 views)
2017-01-12 13:44:09

Archive (2004 views)
2017-01-02 05:31:41

0AndrewShepherd0 (2541 views)
2016-12-16 03:58:39

0AndrewShepherd0 (2317 views)
2016-12-15 21:50:57
List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-09 09:47:55

List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-08 09:47:20

List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-08 09:46:51

List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-08 09:46:27

List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-08 09:45:41

List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-08 08:39:20

List of Learning Resources
by elect
2016-09-08 08:38:19

Rendering resources
by Roquen
2016-08-08 05:55:21 is not responsible for the content posted by its members, including references to external websites, and other references that may or may not have a relation with our primarily gaming and game production oriented community. inquiries and complaints can be sent via email to the info‑account of the company managing the website of java‑
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.18 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines | Managed by Enhanced Four Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!