android timer swing
I need to create a Timer to update the UI at regular intervals. But the Swing Timer class is not available on Android. How can I work around this problem ? (I would avoid creating threads and then use the Timer class from java.util package)
Asked by: Daryl235 | Posted: 24-01-2022
You could use a
Handler and the
postAtTime() method or the
postDelayed() method. This will allow you to schedule a
Runnable to be executed at some point in the future.
Well, for your problem Handler class would suffice(+1 to Dave :)).
FYI, there are other classes namely AlarmManager, Timer & TimerTask that can help with timing the runs of your code.
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