Monthly Archives: December 2009


Unix & Apache commands

Apache Commands Re-Start Apache -sudo apachectl restart Start - sudo  apachectl -k start Stop Apache- sudo  apachectl -k stop Changing Files Names change .htm files to .html- for file in *.htm ; do mv $file `echo $file | sed 's/(.*.)htm/1html/'` ; done change .html files to .htm-  for file in *.html ; do mv $file `echo $file [...]

By | 2009-12-22T21:50:06+00:00 December 22nd, 2009|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Getting Database Results into Flex

So I had a fight with Flex tonight, and I won! Well kind of I did let Flex tell me what to name my method, and then we played nice with ColdFusion. The first part is my strange mistake with Flex & ColdFusion getting my database results into a flex datagrid. Afterward I changed the [...]

By | 2009-12-17T21:27:20+00:00 December 17th, 2009|Flash Remoting, Flex|0 Comments

Remoting with Flex 3

Coldfusion component <cfcomponent> <cffunction name="GetHello" output="false" access="remote" returntype="string"> <cfreturn "Hello World"> </cffunction> </cfcomponent> Flex <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <mx:Application xmlns:mx="" layout="absolute"> <mx:Script> <![CDATA[ import; import mx.utils.ObjectUtil; private function GetHello_handler( event:ResultEvent):void { Result.text = ObjectUtil.toString(event.result); } ]]> </mx:Script> <mx:RemoteObject id="helloWorld" destination="ColdFusion" source="HelloWorld"> <mx:method name="GetHello" result="GetHello_handler(event)" /> </mx:RemoteObject> <mx:Label id="Result" x="59" y="58" width="87"/> <mx:Button [...]

By | 2009-12-12T21:22:05+00:00 December 12th, 2009|Flash Remoting, Flex|0 Comments

my flash drawing

Last night I was working on my presentation for the Hawaii Flash User Group, and I made a really cool drawing using the drawing API. This drawing is done complete in code! I hope that you like it, and if you are in Honolulu, please come to the meeting to see how this was done! [...]

By | 2009-12-11T21:31:02+00:00 December 11th, 2009|Flash|0 Comments

DataGrid Example

I love using FDT now, but in doing so I am also trying to use AS 3, and not use the Flash IDE. Today after going through just hell trying to get web services working, which I can't get to, I decided to try something else. I am trying to make a very simple datagride [...]

By | 2009-12-05T21:17:24+00:00 December 5th, 2009|Actionscript 3.0, Flash|0 Comments

Favorite Actionscript 3.0 Editor

So I started a Poll on my Twitter account over the last 2 days. I was curious on which editor did flash developers perfer to use. I did not promote any editor, or tell people how to vote in any way, below is what people voted on. (1) FDT - Clearly the choice of Flash [...]

By | 2009-12-04T08:20:56+00:00 December 4th, 2009|Actionscript 3.0|1 Comment

web services in Flash

So I am trying to figure out how to use webservices in Flash with AS 3. I important the following swc files into the class path in Flash rpc.swc frameworks.swc At first I tried to use the Flex 4.0 SDK, but I got a strange error, which I figure out that I needed to add [...]

By | 2009-12-03T21:11:36+00:00 December 3rd, 2009|Flash|0 Comments

Big Island Adobe User Group

In case you are on the Big Island there is a new group that has just formed there. The group is ran by Dan Hoskins The primary focus of the group is for photographers and  designers on the big island. Looks like an exciting new addition to the Adobe groups family, and is in Hawaii! [...]

By | 2009-12-02T08:12:42+00:00 December 2nd, 2009|Hawaii|0 Comments