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    Pause in Java

    I am making an 8-Ball applet and I want to make the 8-Ball pause before it is redrawn in a different location.

    How do you make a program pause for a set amount of time before completting the next action in the code?

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    i don`t know but i once built a javascript 8ball when i started out, i plan to improve it.

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    Originally posted by scroots
    i don`t know but i once built a javascript 8ball when i started out, i plan to improve it.

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    mine is terible, people i know thought it was good.
    i will revamp it and show it to you tomorrow.

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    You need to look into threading, and in particular the Thread.sleep() method. This is a standard java class.


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