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Multi-threading in Java Swing with SwingWorker

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If you’re writing a desktop or Java Web Start program in Java using Swing, you might feel the need to run some stuff in the background by creating your own threads. There’s nothing stopping you from using standard multi-threading techniques in Swing, and the usual considerations apply. If you have multiple threads accessing the same variables, you’ll need to use ...

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