Border Layout

A simple LayoutManager that lays out up to 5 widgets in a rectangle, one per border (NORTH, WEST, SOUTH, EAST, stretched along the border) and one in the middle (CENTER, stretched both ways). Often used to combine fixed-width and/or fixed-height widgets with other that can use all available space.

A typical application of this layout manager is to build Explorer-style GUIs, where

see LayoutManagers, JavaSwing, SmalltalkLanguage

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