How do I create a dashed stroke in Java 2D?

package org.kodejava.example.awt.geom;

import javax.swing.*;
import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.geom.RoundRectangle2D;

public class DrawDashedStroke extends JApplet {
    public void paint(Graphics g) {
        Graphics2D g2 = (Graphics2D) g;
        float[] dash = {10.0f, 5.0f, 3.0f};

        // Creates a dashed stroke
        Stroke dashed = new BasicStroke(2.0f, BasicStroke.CAP_BUTT,
                BasicStroke.JOIN_MITER, 10.0f, dash, 0.0f);

        g2.draw(new RoundRectangle2D.Double(50, 50, 300, 100, 10, 10));

    public static void main(String[] args) {
        JFrame frame = new JFrame("Draw Dashed Stroke Demo");

        JApplet applet = new DrawDashedStroke();
        frame.setSize(new Dimension(400, 250));

This code snippet produce the following output:

Draw Dashed Stroke Demo

Wayan Saryada

Programmer, runner, recreational diver, currently living in the island of Bali, Indonesia. Mostly programming in Java, creating web based application with Spring Framework, Hibernate / JPA.

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