Thanks Jason, That is how I approached in the end. I was just getting stuck while dispatching custom events from the extended Timer class. but I think all is solved now.
On 3/12/08, Merrill, Jason <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Haven't followed this thread, and don't even know what the original > question is other than the thread title, but I'll just jump in and add, > I don't think attaching variables to events is a good idea anymore, I > used to do it in AS2 all the time with Delegate, but now with the new > AS2 event model, I think a better approach is to dispatch and listen for > events, and grab properties from other places in your code when the > event is heard - use event.target as necessary and such. You can even > attach properties to the target instead of to the event, so > event.target.myProperty and the like. > > Jason Merrill > Bank of America > GT&O L&LD Solutions Design & Development > eTools & Multimedia > > Bank of America Flash Platform Developer Community > > > Are you a Bank of America associate interested in innovative learning > ideas and technologies? > Check out our internal GT&O Innovative Learning Blog & subscribe. > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > Flashcoders mailing list > Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com > http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders > -- ...helmut _______________________________________________ Flashcoders mailing list Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders