Re: [Flashcoders] Stage video

2011-06-16 Thread Gregory Boland
you can take Flash CS5 and point it to the latest Flex SDK build. And then you should be able to compile against that version of Flash. If you open Flash and then open the the Flash Program preferences -- Actionscript 3.0 settings -- Flex SDK path will be an option I would start here to find

Re: [Flashcoders] is there a dsp lib with analysis using zero crossing in as3

2011-05-12 Thread Gregory Boland
there's probably something like that in Andre Michelle's tonfall library there are some classes in there that make it easier to process audio signals, but I don't know if there is something doing exactly what you want. If you only want something to evaluate

Re: [Flashcoders] What is up with adobes documentation?

2011-04-21 Thread Gregory Boland
went to google put this into the search field FLVPlayback adobe livedocs First link at the top: perhaps your not putting in the correct words into google? On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 2:30 PM, Bob Wohl

Re: [Flashcoders] CS5 - Android debugging

2011-01-12 Thread Gregory Boland
ADB is the android debugging device that you need to install separately from the CS5 android extension. I would check out the android development help pages. The instructions are pretty good greg On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 7:16 AM, Glen Pike

Re: [Flashcoders] (From a PDF?) Getting bitmap data successfully

2010-12-02 Thread Gregory Boland
best way to do it is to convert the PDF to a SWF and then work with it as a SWF. Something like this will do it You can load the swf and each page of the pdf will be a frame of the swf On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 11:59 AM, wrote: I need to pull in a PDF

Re: [Flashcoders] locating point on object

2010-09-14 Thread Gregory Boland
I believe this will help you On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 11:19 AM, Lehr, Theodore Is there a way to tell where you click on an object - for example if you have a square that is 100x100 and you clicked in

Re: [Flashcoders] double barrelled TweenMax instances

2010-04-05 Thread Gregory Boland
if you make a new instance of TweenMax you have to calls its .play method to trigger it On Mon, Apr 5, 2010 at 1:40 PM, Mendelsohn, Michael wrote: Hi list... I'm trying to call a function twice in a row, and have some TweenMax instances fire up. They aren't

Re: [Flashcoders] Prevent children from listening to parent mouse events

2010-03-28 Thread Gregory Boland
there are several ways to combat this but i think what you want to use is ROLL_OVER and ROLL_OUT on the parent instead of the MOUSE_OVER and MOUSE_OUT. rollover and rollout are different as rollover ignores the children, check out this post

Re: [Flashcoders] Event.COMPLETE Question

2010-02-22 Thread Gregory Boland isn't your loader info, its most likely the Loader itself. the target is where the event bubbles from, and the currentTarget is what was applied the listener so what you are looking for is and that is whatever you loaded in On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 4:57 AM, Susan Day

Re: [Flashcoders] Has everyone seen this yet?

2010-02-16 Thread Gregory Boland
guys, according to Lee Brimelow who was tweeting from the MWC in Barcelona its a tablet running the Android tablet OS looks pretty cool greg On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 7:45 PM, Jon Bradley shiftedpix...@gmail.comwrote: I

Re: [Flashcoders] and now..CLIENT now hates Flash

2010-02-03 Thread Gregory Boland
with any luck they will succeed in getting flash player 10.1 on all future cellphones using the ARM chip and will bring the ability to have apps on many cellphones not called iphone On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 12:58 PM, Mendelsohn, Michael wrote: adobe i hope your

Re: [Flashcoders] Clearing Cache

2010-01-14 Thread Gregory Boland
how dynamic are we talking here? a little more details please On Thu, Jan 14, 2010 at 12:20 PM, Lehr, Theodore Is there a way to clear the browsers cache via Flash? I have a movie that is very dynamic in the data it shows - I want to make sure the users are not

Re: [Flashcoders] Clearing Cache

2010-01-14 Thread Gregory Boland
yea i'm with Glen, do what he said On Thu, Jan 14, 2010 at 12:34 PM, Glen Pike Use the cache killer method when loading in dynamic data - if you are using a URL to load the data, append a ?tm= + new Date().getTime() to it or similar. Lehr, Theodore wrote:

Re: [Flashcoders] OOP and XML

2009-11-19 Thread Gregory Boland
either way works... its a 6 of one half a dozen of another type situation so you could say dispatchEvent(Event.COMPLETE) from your XMLLoader class and put the data into a public var that your class listening can access. Or you could make a custom event like this dispatchEvent(new

Re: [Flashcoders] OOP and XML

2009-11-19 Thread Gregory Boland
while your on the subject of bad habits, here's a list of coding conventions and best practices to use as a reference. I still haven't looked at the whole list yet and I'm not sure how relevant it all is, but its a handy link to

Re: [Flashcoders] Testing before removing a child

2009-11-18 Thread Gregory Boland
try .numChildren property On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 4:48 PM, Alan Neilsen I am using loader_clip.removeChild(ldr); to remove child objects from my loader clip, and I want to test if a child object is there before removing it. I thought it would be something like

Re: [Flashcoders] [MEMORY LEAK]

2009-10-01 Thread Gregory Boland
TS, what is the content that you are loading from this external swf every 30,000 milliseconds? It is feasible that what you are loading is causing the memory of the Flash player to increase? I never saw where you ready the swf itself for garbage collection. I see that you are setting the

Re: [Flashcoders] [MEMORY LEAK]

2009-10-01 Thread Gregory Boland
-Original Message- From: [] On Behalf Of Gregory Boland Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2009 3:39 PM To: Flash Coders List Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] [MEMORY LEAK] TS, what is the content that you

Re: [Flashcoders] best way to use external interface

2009-09-28 Thread Gregory Boland
thats essentially it. Syntax is slightly different if (ExternalInterface.available){;} } make sure to import flash.external.ExternalInterface; and when u tell it what the name of the method in the javascript is leave off the () On Mon, Sep 28, 2009

Re: [Flashcoders] best way to use external interface

2009-09-28 Thread Gregory Boland
yup just like that On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 2:17 PM, Gustavo Duenas wrote: Ok, thanks, so it should work this way right? Gustavi On Sep 28, 2009, at 12:53 PM, Gregory Boland wrote: thats essentially it. Syntax is slightly different

Re: [Flashcoders] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn

2009-09-24 Thread Gregory Boland
Pedro, The flashcoders list is not someone's email from some guy named Marc. It is a list of people who all subscribe and can send emails to help get questions answered or help answer questions. the list is not a real person so I'm not sure how much luck your gonna have inviting it to be

Re: [Flashcoders] Loading local files with query strings

2009-09-14 Thread Gregory Boland
how about just escaping the ? symbol # 063; On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 11:49 AM, Álvaro Saraiva wrote: Hi Ian, The reason i'm using query strings it's because the same swf must to respond in different manners according the parameters passed. I'm catching the paramenters in

Re: [Flashcoders] 1120: Access of undefined property

2009-09-03 Thread Gregory Boland
static function, they have a limited scope, can't see class variables unless their static On Thu, Sep 3, 2009 at 3:23 PM, Isaac Alves wrote: could someone please tell me why in the following script , the flash runtime doesn´t recognize the var counter? 1120: Access of

Re: [Flashcoders] Error #2044

2009-08-31 Thread Gregory Boland
one addition to this is if you are loading something using a cross domain policy you might need to tell your loader to check for a cross domain policy using LoaderContext class.. it would look like this.. _loader = new Loader(); var context:LoaderContext = new LoaderContext(); //

Re: [Flashcoders] controlling an movie clipo from an external swf

2009-08-25 Thread Gregory Boland
you can't access another swf's timeline till its loaded. Look at what your writing, you have to account for the time it will take for the movieclip to load in greg On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 4:24 PM, Gustavo Duenas wrote: Hi coders I have this function and I'm

Re: [Flashcoders] controlling an movie clipo from an external swf (SOLVED)

2009-08-25 Thread Gregory Boland
closeMe(e:MouseEvent):void{ removeChild(contactLoader); } trace(completo); } contactLoader.load(new URLRequest(contactUs.swf)); addChild(contactLoader); trace(contact); }//contact Us Function Regards, Gus On Aug 25, 2009, at 4:47 PM, Gregory Boland wrote: you can't access

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash security issue

2009-08-21 Thread Gregory Boland
create an .exe file so that when you run it from a CD you can run it standalone. Not sure about what your using, if it allows you to do that but maybe if you create a wrapper swf and load the other swf into your wrapper swf you can create an .exe file greg On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 9:52 AM,

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash security issue

2009-08-21 Thread Gregory Boland
the entire process. It builds the files and I simply download a stuffit file that contains the html, swf and support files. On 8/21/09 10:08 AM, Gregory Boland wrote: create an .exe file so that when you run it from a CD you can run it standalone. Not sure about what

Re: [Flashcoders] How to add a DisplayObject into a container without using addChild() method.

2009-08-17 Thread Gregory Boland
if someone handed me some code and the worst thing that they had done is wrote expressions long-handed, I would consider myself extremely lucky. lets get over ourselves... greg On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 5:44 PM, Dave Watts wrote: Code bloat is one of the seven deadly sins

Re: [Flashcoders] dispatch a custom Event in a simple class file

2009-07-09 Thread Gregory Boland
you call the event on the constructor... you add the listener to the event after you make a new instance of that class, so your adding the listener AFTER dispatching the event On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 1:55 PM, Merrill, Jason wrote: You have testInitialize as both

Re: [Flashcoders] flv video width/height

2009-06-30 Thread Gregory Boland
the default size of a new VideoObject is 320 X 240, i imagine that your constructor is empty upon instantiation. greg On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 1:04 PM, Davide Di Blasi wrote: Hi Andrew , normally you can check the flv dimension by onMetaData handlers of NetStream

Re: [Flashcoders] Sound.extract

2009-06-25 Thread Gregory Boland
Ben, Your going to want to perform an FFT (Fast Fourier Transform) and move from the time domain to the frequency domain. And to be more specific I believe you are gonna want to perform a Discrete Fourier Transform. I know a lot of work has been done on this in C and perhaps you could find

Re: [Flashcoders] understand getChildByName

2009-06-17 Thread Gregory Boland
you might be experiencing a related issue regarding accessing properties of an AS2 swf inside an AS3 swf. I know that you have limited interaction with an as2 movie loaded into as3. Try loading an AS3 swf into there and see if you have the same issue greg On Wed, Jun 17, 2009 at 6:13 AM, Kurt

Re: [Flashcoders] SWF address

2009-06-10 Thread Gregory Boland On Wed, Jun 10, 2009 at 2:11 PM, Gustavo Duenas wrote: Does anyone know how could I use the swf adreess? I have it downloaded but it seems that there is no a how to guide in the Asual Site, would anyone point me to a

[Flashcoders] JSON Experiences

2009-05-20 Thread Gregory Boland
Dear list, I am looking into using JSON to bring data into Flash as opposed to XML and I wondering what other people's experiences have been with it. People tell me that its much easier to use than xml and easier to implement. Does anyone know of a good place to see some AS3 code that uses JSON

Re: [Flashcoders] Creating for loops for event listeners

2009-05-01 Thread Gregory Boland
Store your buttons in an array then for loop through the array If you have instances of them on stage already and are not creating them dynamically then its a little more work but u could still pass a reference of each button into the array greg On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 12:10 PM,

Re: [Flashcoders] E4X question

2009-04-30 Thread Gregory Boland
Mike, take the XMLList that you have and run a for each loop on it looking for a match at the name attribute for each (var element:XML in FloorPlanData.floor){ if(eleme...@name == thisLabel){ return element } } or something along those lines Hope this is what you were asking

Re: [Flashcoders] AS3 Loader() stupidity

2009-04-20 Thread Gregory Boland
Paul, try to localize your error. Pull this code out and put it in a separate swf and see if that is still happening. I'm assuming that your assetLoader is a class variable. Doesn't look like anything from here is an issue. You don't have a custom Loader class that is interfering with the

[Flashcoders] Add Child Failing in wrapped .NET code in IE7 only

2009-04-15 Thread Gregory Boland
Dear List, I have a strange one here... I am loading in external swfs and Bitmaps, and I am using them as a logo on a button. I put them inside a MovieClip from the library and linked to a class that gives it button functionality. Everything works fine before I integrate it into another

Re: [Flashcoders] display trace() in text field

2008-12-04 Thread Gregory Boland
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Re: [Flashcoders] text line overflow

2008-11-17 Thread Gregory Boland
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Re: [Flashcoders] XML optimization

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Re: [Flashcoders] FW: External flv security issue...

2008-09-23 Thread Gregory Boland
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