Fun with Actionscript

By |2010-12-09T20:51:55+00:00December 9th, 2010|

var Cr:Array = new Array(); var Po:Array = new Array(); var sw = 1024; var sh = 786; var P0 = new Point(sw/2,sh/2); var Pvx:Array = new Array(); var Pvy:Array = new Array(); var r:Array = new Array(); var angle:Array = new Array(); var l = 1200; var rmax = 370; for (var [...]

Flex 4 & Remoting

By |2010-11-05T04:07:34+00:00November 5th, 2010|

First the ColdFusion component has not changed <cfcomponent displayName= "testConn"> <!--- Establish a Flash Remoting Connection ---> <cffunction name="getTestConn" access="remote" returnType="string"> <cfreturn "connection to the ColdFusion 9 Server was successful"> </cffunction> </cfcomponent> The Flex code is a little different and strangely I get quotes return here in the text field, but the same [...]

FDT 4 & Project Templates

By |2010-09-27T01:47:06+00:00September 27th, 2010|

If you install the final release of FDT4 the location of the FDT folder, which included the project types & project templates on Mac OS X has changed. In the past it was located in your main Users folder: [box] /Users/{yourusersname}/FDT[/box] Now it has changed to [box] /Users/{yourusersname}/Library/Application Support/FDT[/box] you will see this folder structure So as an [...]

MySQL with FDT

By |2010-09-11T02:00:10+00:00September 11th, 2010|

Setting up FDT as a MySQL development environment using the Database Development perspective is quite easy. I assume that you have MySQL installed installed. The only other part you need is the J/Connector Download the  Connector/J MySQL Database Driver. The current version is 5.1.3, unzip the connectents of the file, and place it someplace. I [...]

FDT & Coldfusion

By |2010-09-09T02:28:33+00:00September 9th, 2010|

Setting up the Environment In the first part of the series of getting FDT & ColdFusion/MySQL to work for remoting we will focus on setting up the environment. First I assume you have FDT, ColdFusion 9, and MySQL installed. If you don't: download FDT 4 download ColdFusion 9 , there is a free developers version (see video here) download [...]

Droid Does Flash meetup in San Francisco

By |2010-09-08T02:33:09+00:00September 8th, 2010|

There is a free upcoming event called DROID Does FLASH being hosted by Adobe at the Adobe Offices in San Francisco on September 16, 2010. Event Details Adobe Flash Player 10.1 is here on DROID smartphones by Motorola. Learn how you can get started creating and optimizing content for a great mobile Flash experience. You can register by going to the [...]

Document Class in AS 3

By |2010-09-06T02:36:01+00:00September 6th, 2010|

A friend of mine from school send me an e-mail about how to set up the document class in Flash CS 5 & AS3. She is just starting out with flash, but I thought That I would write a blog about it as well in case anybody out their just starting out needs a demo. [...]

Increasing memory in FDT Enterprise Standalone

By |2010-08-30T02:56:05+00:00August 30th, 2010|

To increase the memory in FDT Standalone go to your FDT Enterprise folder /Applications/FDTEnterprise right click on the FDT program to show package details in the terminal Open the Mac OS/ eclispe.ini The eclipse.ini file consist of -startup ../../../plugins/org.eclipse.equinox.launcher_1.0.200.v20090520.jar --launcher.library ../../../plugins/org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.cocoa.macosx_1.0.0.v20090519 -product com.powerflasher.fdt.product.product --launcher.XXMaxPermSize 256m -vmargs -Dosgi.requiredJavaVersion=1.5 -XstartOnFirstThread -Dorg.eclipse.swt.internal.carbon.smallFonts -XX:MaxPermSize=256m -Xms40m -Xmx768m -Xdock:icon=../Resources/Eclipse.icns -XstartOnFirstThread [...]

adding flash player 10.1 support for Flash CS 5

By |2010-08-28T17:27:06+00:00August 28th, 2010|

When using Flash CS 5, and using the Actionscript 3 template there is only the option of targeting Flash Player 10.0. I am trying to add flash player 10.1. I found that the playerglobal.swc for flash player is located at /Applications/Adobe Flash CS5/Common/Configuration/ActionScript 3.0/FL10/playerglobal.swc Therefore I thought that I would download the playerglobal.swc for flash player [...]