Packagemx.core
Interfacepublic interface IConstraintClient
Implementors UIComponent

Language Version : ActionScript 3.0
Product Version : Flex 3
Runtime Versions : Flash Player 9, AIR 1.1

The IConstraintClient interface defines the interface for components that support layout constraints. This interface is only used by implementations of constraint-based layout.



Public Methods
 MethodDefined By
  
getConstraintValue(constraintName:String):*
Returns the specified constraint value.
IConstraintClient
  
setConstraintValue(constraintName:String, value:*):void
Sets the specified constraint value.
IConstraintClient
Method Detail
getConstraintValue()method
public function getConstraintValue(constraintName:String):*

Language Version : ActionScript 3.0
Product Version : Flex 3
Runtime Versions : Flash Player 9, AIR 1.1

Returns the specified constraint value.

Parameters

constraintName:String — name of the constraint value. Constraint parameters are "baseline", "bottom", "horizontalCenter", "left", "right", "top", and "verticalCenter".

For more information about these parameters, see the Canvas and Panel containers and Styles Metadata AnchorStyles.

Returns
* — The constraint value, or null if it is not defined.

See also

mx.containers.Canvas
mx.containers.Panel
setConstraintValue()method 
public function setConstraintValue(constraintName:String, value:*):void

Language Version : ActionScript 3.0
Product Version : Flex 3
Runtime Versions : Flash Player 9, AIR 1.1

Sets the specified constraint value.

Parameters

constraintName:String — name of the constraint value. Constraint parameters are "baseline", "bottom", "horizontalCenter", "left", "right", "top", and "verticalCenter".

For more information about these parameters, see the Canvas and Panel containers and Styles Metadata AnchorStyles.

 
value:* — The new value for the constraint.

See also

mx.containers.Canvas
mx.containers.Panel