ScaleImage | Vaadin

Like Image, but uses DIV + CSS background not IMG element.

Simple addon to help when Image component's IMG tags become painful to theme. Provides ScaleImage that uses DIV with CSS property background-image on client side. This allows you to do some tricks with CSS, that would be really hard to do with IMG tag. Like repeating, positioning...


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BetaReleased 27 June 2017Apache License 2.0
Framework Support
Vaadin 8.0+
Also supported:
Vaadin 7 (0.3.0)
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Release notes - Version 0.5.0
  • API has been cleaned up
  • Alternative text is now set as aria-label attribute on client side
  • Widgetset name to org.vaadin.alump.scaleimage.ScaleImageWidgetset
  • API to define background color