RE: [Flashcoders] setInterval and IE ...

2006-11-30 Thread Ben Smeets
Nope, using them all the time, but no problems whatsoever. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Stephen Ford Sent: donderdag 30 november 2006 10:00 To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject: [Flashcoders] setInterval and IE ... Has anyone

[Flashcoders] Clickable v2 component

2006-11-23 Thread Ben Smeets
Not having used the v2 components many times before, I mightbe asking the obvious question, but I can't seem to find any answer. I have a Loader component on-stage. Which is fed by url's to jpeg images. Showing this all works fine. The problem is, I would like to let the user be able to click the

RE: [Flashcoders] Q:JSON vs XML advantages

2006-11-23 Thread Ben Smeets
JSON Speed? I haven't used it before so can only judge it by what I read on the web :) http://blogs.adobe.com/mikepotter/2006/07/php_and_flex_js.html -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of eka Sent: donderdag 23 november 2006 15:10 To:

RE: [Flashcoders] Q;Pass an array as event object?

2006-11-22 Thread Ben Smeets
How are you adding the listeners? A.k.a, what is the rest of the code? I believe this should work but can't tell for sure without context. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: woensdag 22 november 2006 16:18 To:

RE: [Flashcoders] Job Opportunity at Gaia Interactive (San Jose, CA)

2006-11-16 Thread Ben Smeets
I Liked the 'Test' :) Would be some nice discussion material for on this list too :P -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of John Grden Sent: donderdag 16 november 2006 4:21 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Job Opportunity

RE: [Flashcoders] Job Opportunity at Gaia Interactive (San Jose, CA)

2006-11-16 Thread Ben Smeets
There used to be some hex editor tricks you were used to be able to use. It made some of the decryptors crash. Never used it though. Just try to code in a way that it never matters if people can read your source code. (Although I can imagine there must be some situations where it would be very

RE: [Flashcoders] Faking 3D perspective of a 2D map in Flash 8..?

2006-11-14 Thread Ben Smeets
Oe, I'm liking this one very much. More background would be greatly appreciated :D -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Seb L Sent: maandag 13 november 2006 11:33 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Faking 3D perspective

RE: [Flashcoders] Text Field Manipulation/Effect ...

2006-11-14 Thread Ben Smeets
Might be getting you wrong, but I think you are almost there already? Instead of using the clip to manipulate the scale of the text, how about trying to manipulate the TextFormat.letterSpacing? I haven't tested it, but I think it should do the trick? Cheers, Ben -Original Message-

RE: [Flashcoders] Noob, basic questions on actionscript, withmethodology suggestions

2006-11-10 Thread Ben Smeets
Not to step on any toes, but only to add to the information: The XML object has a 'loaded' property inside of it which does exactly as described in the last part of this post. It returns True if the Xml is finished loading and ready to be referenced elsewhere. If (myXml.loaded)

RE: [Flashcoders] Completely stumped about MovieClipLoader not working

2006-11-09 Thread Ben Smeets
.Fla - Publish settings - Flash - Local playback security is set to Access network only right? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ray Chuan Sent: donderdag 9 november 2006 5:44 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders]

[Flashcoders] Datagrid keeps 1 empty row visible

2006-11-07 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi all, Small problem with using the v2 datagrid component (which I try to avoid as much as I can). I have added a couple of rows which use CellRenderers to show per row a button with which the user can delete a specific row. This all seems to work fine, but the problem is that after deleting

RE: [Flashcoders] Datagrid keeps 1 empty row visible

2006-11-07 Thread Ben Smeets
Banging head against wall. Sorry guys, I managed to find a little line of code addItem('no items in list'); Which did the damage. Nothing wrong with the DataGrid :) Cheers, Ben -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ben Smeets Sent: dinsdag

RE: [Flashcoders] Where to add eventListners in UIComponent classes?

2006-11-07 Thread Ben Smeets
I might be getting it wrong but the following might help: In working with components and using placed onscreen in editor components, I always find myself needing to wait 1 frame before adding the component event listeners. It seems the v2 components need 1 enterframe to fully initialize

[Flashcoders] IE 7 Speed

2006-10-19 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi all, Just downloaded and installed IE7 Is it me or is flash content much faster then it was in IE6? I have some movies generating hundreds of movieclips through AS, smeems to go much more fluent then before. Anyone else experiencing the same? Ben

RE: [Flashcoders] Image Loading causes Flash slowness and high cpuutilization

2006-08-01 Thread Ben Smeets
The type of behaviour reminds me of when you load images and create multiple (10+) movieclips on top of eachother, the player gets stuck. In case you get any use out of it, Ben -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Eric Raymond Sent: dinsdag 1

RE: [Flashcoders] Converting stage elements into code

2006-07-25 Thread Ben Smeets
I remember one of the Development kits released by macromedia contained an action which would take a stage drawn object and convert that to actionscript. Not exactly what you need, but might be a good place to start. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On

RE: [Flashcoders] ActionScript Application Framework

2006-07-21 Thread Ben Smeets
Looking at the amount of reactions and my own personal questions, I think this is a very wanted subject by developers. The funny thing is, that I think there are already lots of different os frameworks which are useable in projects and a developers life easier. It seems they are just not well

RE: [Flashcoders] Back from html to specific point in flash

2006-07-21 Thread Ben Smeets
Try the way http://incomplet.gskinner.com/ does it. They use js for it so people can send normal links to each other for a specific point in the site. The SharedObject way is possible, but I think it's better to find a solution where you can get more out of. -Original Message- From:

RE: [Flashcoders] ActionScript Application Framework

2006-07-19 Thread Ben Smeets
them out. On 7/19/06, Nick Weekes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: There still hasn't been a decent reason in this thread why the existing frameworks (such as arp + cairngorm) are not suitable? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ben Smeets

RE: [Flashcoders] ActionScript Application Framework

2006-07-19 Thread Ben Smeets
/19/06, Ben Smeets [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Correct me if I'm not getting this correctly. But for the sake of argument; I do not believe ARP and or Cairngorm are the same as Ruby in regards to PHP. ARP + Cairngorm give you some handles on how to architect your application, but nothing more

RE: [Flashcoders] FileReference.upload - onHTTPError: 302 on Mac OS X

2006-07-19 Thread Ben Smeets
Might be totally off topic, but we never know. I remember having problems with Uploads in firefox e.g. What it did was (per upload) send 2 requests to the server instead of 1. The first one is an empty one and all it does is try to predict weither the upload will fail or succeed. Maybe the script

RE: [Flashcoders] AMF .net

2006-06-19 Thread Ben Smeets
Tx, good to hear it. I tried Fluorine also today and although it is a bit more work to set it up at first, it does indeed seem to have more functionality (custom classes) and a larger user base. Tnx for the info, Ben -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]

[Flashcoders] Security popup

2006-05-18 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi all, I'm having some problem finding the right info for tweaking the security settings of my swf. Hope anybody can give me some pointers. The situation will be: - intranet - 1 SmartFox xml socket server, avaliable through http://192bla - 5 clients - The clients are being run locally on

RE: [Flashcoders] FDT weirdness

2006-05-05 Thread Ben Smeets
Yeah I like FlashDevelop too. If it would have a VSS plugin (like Eclipse has) I would drop all other tools asap :D -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Tyler Wright Sent: vrijdag 5 mei 2006 15:39 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re:

RE: [Flashcoders] SourceSafe??? Recommendations needed.

2006-04-21 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi Loren I Use sourcesafe for (amongst others) Flash files (.bmp/.jpg/.as/.fla/.swf/.etc) and experience not problems at all. I use eclipse with the sourcesafe plugin when developing flash. Although it is not free and the free alternatives are at least just as good as sourcesafe, if you *have* to

[Flashcoders] External swf / attachMovie

2006-04-10 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi all, I know this question is coming along every now and then, but the solution still couldn't be found by myself. Quick introduction: I want to be able to have A.swf, with a lot of simple mc's to be loaded into B.swf. In A.swf I would set all kinds of linkageIDs to my shapes, which I would

RE: [Flashcoders] External swf / attachMovie

2006-04-10 Thread Ben Smeets
- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ben Smeets Sent: maandag 10 april 2006 22:08 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: [Flashcoders] External swf / attachMovie Hi all, I know this question is coming along every now and then, but the solution still couldn't be found

RE: [Flashcoders] loading updated XML

2006-04-05 Thread Ben Smeets
Lot's of issues possible here, I believe some code might be needed to pinpoint the exact problem? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Sibrand Hoekstra Sent: woensdag 5 april 2006 9:38 To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject:

RE: [Flashcoders] loading updated XML

2006-04-05 Thread Ben Smeets
, so the movie would have to look for something like var xmlfeed:String = 'feed.php' + '?PictureID=' + PictureID; I hope i am making this clear ;) Siep Ben Smeets schreef: Lot's of issues possible here, I believe some code might be needed to pinpoint the exact problem

RE: [Flashcoders] Game Develop in Flash 8

2006-03-02 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi Samuel, Try www.gotoandplay.it . It's a site dedicated to game dev in flash. G'luck, Ben -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Samuel Santos Sent: donderdag 2 maart 2006 14:22 To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject: [Flashcoders]

RE: [Flashcoders] FlashDevelop and scope

2006-03-01 Thread Ben Smeets
Just a quicky, I believe this is the way it should do completion. this is always the class, not the flash quirks. Might be different though :) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Andreas Rønning Sent: woensdag 1 maart 2006 13:20 To:

RE: [Flashcoders] textfiled + inline image

2006-02-22 Thread Ben Smeets
http://www.osflash.org/fosforo ? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Tarjinder Kumar Sent: woensdag 22 februari 2006 11:41 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: [Flashcoders] textfiled + inline image Hi, I want to enter an image in line

RE: [Flashcoders] dispatching events at creation time?

2006-02-16 Thread Ben Smeets
Just a quicky, but why would you want to know when an object is created? If you don't give anything back (like throwing an exception) you van assume the contructing worked can't you? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Luca Candela Sent:

RE: [Flashcoders] need : multiple sine waves animating - via drawing api

2006-02-16 Thread Ben Smeets
http://www.gotoandplay.it/_articles/2005/06/pathClass.php Something like that? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of artur Sent: donderdag 16 februari 2006 17:47 To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject: [Flashcoders] need : multiple sine

RE: [Flashcoders] asp + flash

2006-02-15 Thread Ben Smeets
This might be a sandbox / security issue. Try to check (by logging something or sending a mail to yourself if logging is not an option) to see if your asp actually gets called by the swf in the browser (my guess is not). Adding a crossdomain.xml might work? -Original Message- From:

RE: [Flashcoders] switch - case

2006-02-15 Thread Ben Smeets
This might be totally wrong what I am saying, so bare with me... :) Isn't this sufficient? Switch(instanceOf(bla)) { case DivideSentenceStep2: Log(true); } -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent:

RE: [Flashcoders] Background transparent ? is it possible

2006-02-12 Thread Ben Smeets
For Firefox browsers too?? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: vrijdag 10 februari 2006 19:01 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Background transparent ? is it possible it is, just set wnmode to

RE: [Flashcoders] How are these ads done?

2006-02-10 Thread Ben Smeets
As far as I know, they are just transparent flash movies over the html. They only work in IE though, since firefox does not support the transparent background for flash movies. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: vrijdag 10

RE: [Flashcoders] image manipulation

2006-02-10 Thread Ben Smeets
Theoretically I guess this should be possible. You would lose the jpg format though, so the server should have something there to re-create the image for the pixel data and accept the performance loss when recompressing to jpg. Performance would probably suck too :) But doable I think.

RE: [Flashcoders] 32bit gradient mask performances

2006-02-09 Thread Ben Smeets
Just a small hand here, the performance actually is quite ok on my pc? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Christian Giordano Sent: donderdag 9 februari 2006 10:23 To: flashcoders Subject: [Flashcoders] 32bit gradient mask performances Hi

RE: [Flashcoders] 32bit gradient mask performances

2006-02-09 Thread Ben Smeets
Yeah but more in the sense of The performance is fine here, so are you sure you are having a problem? :D But get your point though. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Christian Giordano Sent: donderdag 9 februari 2006 11:45 To: Flashcoders

RE: [Flashcoders] suddenly v2 Button not drawing any border or bg

2006-02-07 Thread Ben Smeets
Did you compile it on exactly the same pc/environment? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Michael Stuhr Sent: dinsdag 7 februari 2006 11:05 To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject: [Flashcoders] suddenly v2 Button not drawing any

RE: [Flashcoders] suddenly v2 Button not drawing any border or bg

2006-02-07 Thread Ben Smeets
Another one of those v2 headaches :) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Michael Stuhr Sent: dinsdag 7 februari 2006 16:11 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] suddenly v2 Button not drawing any border or bg Ben Smeets

RE: [Flashcoders] checking combinations

2006-01-25 Thread Ben Smeets
What he said :) Without kidding, using the binary type of variable values and checking what the resulting value is, is the way we do it. Don't ask me how it works, but it does :) (just to help pointing in the right direction) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

RE: [Flashcoders] Flash Ant build for Flash IDE?

2006-01-06 Thread Ben Smeets
5 januari 2006 21:32 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Flash Ant build for Flash IDE? just execute a jsfl file from the ant script and in the jsfl file publish the movie On 1/5/06, Ben Smeets [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, Been trying to get a build.xml rolling

[Flashcoders] Flash Ant build for Flash IDE?

2006-01-05 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi all, Been trying to get a build.xml rolling with the flash 8 IDE in combination with coding in eclipse. Did anybody have succes with the setup coding in eclipse and using a build.xml that calls the flash 8 IDE to publish? I only get examples for mtasc, but I don't (can't) want to use that for

RE: [Flashcoders] jumpy horizontal motion

2005-12-21 Thread Ben Smeets
updateAfterEvent might help. Also keep in mind that moving of large items on screen (be it graphic or not), costs a lot of redraw power of the playing pc. So sometimes there is nothing you can do about it. Using the FP8 features (and therefore play in FP8) helps very much. So try if that makes a

[Flashcoders] Adjusting standard v2 components

2005-12-15 Thread Ben Smeets
Sorry if this has been handled before. But I was wondering how to adjust (not 'create own') the v2 components CODE wise? I figured out how to adjust the looks etc. But what if I wanted to tweak some code inside e.g. Button Class? I lokked around and found like 4 places where the component classes

RE: [Flashcoders] Adjusting standard v2 components

2005-12-15 Thread Ben Smeets
can acheive this through component.setStyle() and Component.cellRenderer(). U can do anything with these Two combination. For more help refer Macromedia Help. Regards Devendran.I Ben Smeets [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Sorry if this has been handled before. But I was wondering how to adjust

RE: [Flashcoders] Firefox bug?

2005-12-14 Thread Ben Smeets
The FireFox browser does not default see the body of an html page at 100% height of the browser window in later html standards. Getting rid of the doctype helps, because you force the browser into quirks mode where the body IS 100% height. Another solution is also to set the height of the body to

RE: [Flashcoders] can't remove a clip attached to root???

2005-12-14 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi Jason, The solution is like others already mentioned. The problem is the getNextHighestDepth and removeMovieclip unable to remove mc's in too high or too low levels. How i solve this is to first swapDepths and after that remove. 1. attach at getnexthighestdepth 2. mc.swapDepths(9); (i

[Flashcoders] Custom Comboboxes

2005-12-12 Thread Ben Smeets
Anybody know if the kind of comboboxes used in this productselector MM thingie: http://www.macromedia.com/cfusion/store/index.cfm?store=OLS-EUview=ols_ prodcategory=/Software/Server/StandAlones/FlashRemoting#loc=en_xeurang eUpper=6%2C0%2C65%2C0HTMLVerRedirect=truereturnURL=%2Fcfusion%2Fstore%

RE: [Flashcoders] Custom Comboboxes

2005-12-12 Thread Ben Smeets
breaks, anyway it ended up at the same page :) Martin Wood wrote: you might like tinyurl.com :) it turned that into this : http://tinyurl.com/athba Ben Smeets wrote: Anybody know if the kind of comboboxes used in this productselector MM thingie: http://www.macromedia.com/cfusion

RE: [Flashcoders] JERKY Animations

2005-12-01 Thread Ben Smeets
Hi, Without knowing if it could be the allready mentioned subpixel thingie, Did you try increasing the framerate to something like 100, just to see if that makes any difference? 25-30 isn't that high in my opinion. My 2 cents. Ben -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [Flashcoders] flash scrollbar actionscript?

2005-11-08 Thread Ben Smeets
http://www.flashzone.nl/archives/000250.php Cheers, Ben -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ed Hotchkiss Sent: dinsdag 8 november 2005 8:32 To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject: [Flashcoders] flash scrollbar actionscript? does