[Flashcoders] commercial flash multi-touch projects?

2007-06-04 Thread Josh Santangelo
Hello list -- this may be OT or rule-breaking, but please don't kill me over it. I did a bit of work on the MS Surface project on a temporary basis and had a great time with it (see endquote.com for some info). Unfortunately due to some technology decisions in the group, Flash devs are not

Re: [Flashcoders] More fun with XPATH... now I want XSLT in Flash!

2007-04-13 Thread Josh Santangelo
I wanted the same thing at once time, and asked the xfactorstudio gent about it. He said that he'd looked into it at once point but found that it was very difficult to implement XSLT in AS2 at any reasonable level of performance. AS3 + E4X would likely be another matter. -josh On Apr 11,

Re: [Flashcoders] Anti-aliased text in components

2007-04-06 Thread Josh Santangelo
...just use global styles to set the font on the components to an embedded font in your swf. The components aren't anti-aliased because they use device fonts. -josh On Apr 5, 2007, at 9:36 AM, Randy Tinfow wrote: I'm trying to make the text inside all macromedia components to be

Re: [Flashcoders] what ever happened to ritchfx?

2007-04-05 Thread Josh Santangelo
Ah, yes, thanks! On Apr 1, 2007, at 11:39 PM, Muzak wrote: you mean richfx? (no 't') http://www.richfx.com/ regards, Muzak - Original Message - From: Josh Santangelo [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Flashcoders mailing list flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Monday, April 02, 2007 4:40 AM

[Flashcoders] what ever happened to ritchfx?

2007-04-01 Thread Josh Santangelo
A couple of years ago, there was a company called ritchfx which did a lot of conversion of print catalogs to the web using Flash. Their site seems to be gone now though. Did they vanish? Does anyone provide a similar service? I have a client looking for such a thing and would like to refer

Re: [Flashcoders] myspace widgets + link backs

2007-03-29 Thread Josh Santangelo
As far as I know, there is not a way around it other than including HTML links on the outside of your widget. divobject...a href=http://;get a widget/a/div That sort of thing. -josh On Mar 28, 2007, at 11:49 PM, dc wrote: hi list - was wondering if people are doing myspace widgets, what

Re: [Flashcoders] practical limits to size of XML files?

2007-03-11 Thread Josh Santangelo
My suggestion would be to create the file with dummy data, and run some processing tests on it on machines of various speeds. My guess is that you'll find it to be pretty slow unless your processing code is very clever. I have a project with a 250KB external XML file as content and certain

[Flashcoders] layering Flash over QT/WM

2007-02-14 Thread Josh Santangelo
Has anyone seen examples of Flash running within a browser and being layer over top of Quicktime and/or Windows Media plugins? I can get it to work with Flash over Windows Media in IE/Win, but no other plugin/browser/os combinations seem to work. I'm not actually surprised by this, but I'm

[Flashcoders] controlling quicktime and windows media player from flash via javascript

2007-02-01 Thread Josh Santangelo
Longest. Subject line. Ever. I have a project which requires a Flash UI to control either a Quicktime or Windows Media Player plugin instance (based on a user preference). I'm guessing the way to do this is using externalinterface, javascript, and each player's respective UI. I can

[Flashcoders] how to tell if you're running in the ide

2007-01-25 Thread Josh Santangelo
Is there a way for a SWF to know if it's running in the test movie environment vs the browser or standalone players? I often have a need to compile in different settings in test-movie than I do for deployment, and have to manually remember to take them out before shipping a build. Or is

Re: [Flashcoders] Will the new iPhone run flash?

2007-01-15 Thread Josh Santangelo
This page says that no, the iPhone does not run Flash or Java. http://pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/01/11/the-ultimate-iphone- frequently-asked-questions/ There's six months to change things, though. -josh On Jan 9, 2007, at 11:59 AM, hank williams wrote: It would be interesting, but I

[Flashcoders] RGB/HSB/HSL conversion class?

2007-01-02 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'd think this would be easy to find, but I'm having trouble finding a class which handles conversion between RGB, HSB, and HSL color formats. This one works very well but doesn't do HSL: http://www.flashguru.co.uk/downloads/ColorConversion.as Such a thing has to exist somewhere yeah?

Re: [Flashcoders] Good External Actionscript Editor for Mac?

2006-12-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
Is there a tutorial anywhere on how to set up a good Xcode dev environment? Everything I've tried has never actually worked too well. -josh On Dec 21, 2006, at 10:05a, Randy Troppmann wrote: I happily use xcode. Auto completion. Apple script shift-enter will compile and run in Flash. Quick

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash on Wii

2006-12-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
it looks like you can't do anything particularly cool with Flash on Wii. -josh On Dec 22, 2006, at 9:37a, Josh Santangelo wrote: The Wii's Internet Channel launched today, which is basically a downloadable version of Opera. Of course the first thing I did after getting it was check out

[Flashcoders] Flash on Wii

2006-12-22 Thread Josh Santangelo
The Wii's Internet Channel launched today, which is basically a downloadable version of Opera. Of course the first thing I did after getting it was check out what version of Flash was included. getVersion() returns WII Kind of lame that it's only Flash 7. It looks like

Re: [Flashcoders] Robust server-side PDF creation from Flash RIA

2006-12-20 Thread Josh Santangelo
One would think that Adobe would have or is working on a product to meet just this sort of need -- if not, they probably should be. There is a Lexus website which does something similar to what you're describing: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/xd/archives/2005/11/envisioning_con.cfm At the

Re: [Flashcoders] Password Protected Webservice call - Help Please!

2006-12-18 Thread Josh Santangelo
Seems to me like you could do the same thing without PHP at all. Just use the username:[EMAIL PROTECTED] syntax in your AS when making the web service call. The host browser should send along the login with the request. -josh On Dec 18, 2006, at 11:10a, Merrill, Jason wrote: Also, I

Re: [Flashcoders] FLVPlayback question...

2006-12-15 Thread Josh Santangelo
I've had similar problems and struggled for weeks to solve them. I found that in general, FLVPlayback is much more reliable with RTMP streams than HTTP. Another thing to mess with is the visiblePlayerIndex and activePlayerIndex properties. Instead of playing one file right after the

[Flashcoders] Announcing the release of the first WPF/E CTP

2006-12-05 Thread Josh Santangelo
WPF/E is Microsoft's forthcoming cross-platform runtime for web applications requiring richer UIs than HTML can provide -- it will be a competitor to Flash Player. Something to keep an eye on, and there's a version that you can install today.

Re: [Flashcoders] [ot-ish] Font customization (will pay $ for help)

2006-12-03 Thread Josh Santangelo
and chemical symbols in an HTML textfield along with a more standard multi-style font. Save you some time and money? ;) Scott On 03/12/06, Josh Santangelo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: One of my projects requires the use of some specific dingbat symbols in the middle of text. These symbols

[Flashcoders] [ot-ish] Font customization (will pay $ for help)

2006-12-02 Thread Josh Santangelo
One of my projects requires the use of some specific dingbat symbols in the middle of text. These symbols are custom artwork which I have in a vector format. I can't just put them in as img tags in an HTML text field, because you can't do inline images in HTML in Flash. The site uses one

Re: [Flashcoders] [OT] SCM/Project management tool

2006-11-30 Thread Josh Santangelo
...and has the most unusable UI/workflow of any bug-tracking software I've ever used. Got no love for Mantis. TestTrack Pro is great if you're Windows-centric and willing to spend some money. http://www.seapine.com/ttpro.html In addition to web access, there's a Windows desktop client,

[Flashcoders] passing arguments to a projector?

2006-11-29 Thread Josh Santangelo
Is it possible to pass arguments to a projector and get at them via actionscript? Like projector.exe -foo=bar comes out at _root.foo? If so, how would you pass the args on a Mac? Sure I could do it with Zinc or something but I'm going for super simple here... -josh

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash UI Component Set 5

2006-11-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
I would love to get at some of the old Devnet components as well. -josh On Nov 21, 2006, at 8:12a, Chris Bare wrote: Does anyone know if you can still get the Flash UI Component Set 5? I saw it mentioned here: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mesh/archives/2003/04/ macromedia_flas_10.html and I

[Flashcoders] Saving an image from a webcam?

2006-11-23 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm working on a digital photo booth. The idea is that with a webcam and a touch screen, I can save a still image from the camera back to a server and then do other fun things with it from there. I thought FMS2 could save images from webcams, but now I'm finding that it's only video. Great. I

Re: [Flashcoders] Q:Dynamically scale(reduce) imported gifs WITHOUT jaggies

2006-11-15 Thread Josh Santangelo
Try this: http://www.kaourantin.net/2005/12/dynamically-loading-bitmaps-with.html -josh On Nov 15, 2006, at 1:08p, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Anyone have any tricks up their sleeves to improve/maintain the quality of gifs that are dynamically scaled after being loaded into your movie??

Re: [Flashcoders] HELP!!! Eventdispatcher and firefox bug????

2006-11-14 Thread Josh Santangelo
I've run into something similar where events fire differently in different circumstances. In my case it was the sound.load event, and the problem was I was calling .load just before adding the listener. Switching it to add the listener before calling load (which is the more sensible way of

[Flashcoders] [ot-ish] Screen recording software for Windows?

2006-11-03 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm usually a Mac guy and have lots of fun with SnapzProX, but I need something similar for recording on-screen interactions to video files in Windows. Preferably I'd like to be able to get big, uncompressed video files out of it for later editing. Does anyone have a favorite for this sort of

Re: [Flashcoders] playing audio filetypes other than mp3?

2006-11-02 Thread Josh Santangelo
Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:flashcoders- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Josh Santangelo Sent: Wednesday, November 01, 2006 3:54 PM To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Subject: [Flashcoders] playing audio filetypes other than mp3? I'm wondering if anyone's managed to play filetypes

[Flashcoders] playing audio filetypes other than mp3?

2006-11-01 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm wondering if anyone's managed to play filetypes other than MP3 in Flash. Obviously you can't just load them up, but I'm envisioning loading them into a hidden instance of the QuickTime plugin, and then using JavaScript to bridge the two so that you can control the playback from Flash.

Re: [Flashcoders] Flex Beta for Mac

2006-10-25 Thread Josh Santangelo
I've got the plugin version up and running here, builds my Windows projects just fine. Be sure to check the release notes for a couple of gotchas, though. -josh On Oct 25, 2006, at 8:34a, Michael Bedar wrote: You can download the beta now. http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flexbuilder2/

[Flashcoders] determining how much of one clip intersects another

2006-10-23 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm working on a little component which is sort of like the fill-in bubbles on standardized tests. The user will use the mouse to scribble within a region. I'll draw into a clip which is on top of the region to fill it up. This is pretty easy. What I want to do is every time I draw into

Re: [Flashcoders] Exporting from flash to vector format

2006-10-22 Thread Josh Santangelo
Josh Davis demonstrated how to do this at an old Flash Forward conference. I don't remember the exact details, but it involved printing the SWF as it was running to a Postscript printer driver, but having the output save to a PS file rather than actually printing. I'm sure the exact

Re: [Flashcoders] Q:Change center registration point for dynamically created MovieClip

2006-10-22 Thread Josh Santangelo
This class works for me: http://www.darronschall.com/weblog/archives/54.cfm -josh On Oct 22, 2006, at 2:39p, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Does anyone know if its possible to change the center registration (rotation) point for a dynamically created MovieClip? I have one parent movieclip

Re: [Flashcoders] How to generate a swf and convert it to a downloadable screensaver serverside?

2006-10-13 Thread Josh Santangelo
First thought: Could you store the user's custom settings in an LSO, then send them a screensaver exe (same exe for everyone), and then that screensaver reads the LSO and downloads whatever customizations are needed to render it as they specified in the create screensaver app? Generating

[Flashcoders] book suggestions?

2006-10-08 Thread Josh Santangelo
My focus in Flash development is more about apps than games, so I've managed to work around the fact that don't really have the background in math and science (yay art school) to produce realistic effects that lend physicality to objects, such as realistic physics, simulated 3d, etc.

Re: [Flashcoders] inline images in html text fields?

2006-10-03 Thread Josh Santangelo
img tags one behind the other. It would be cool to see any example about it. Jorge -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Josh Santangelo Sent: Saturday, September 30, 2006 3:28 PM To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: [Flashcoders] inline images

Re: [Flashcoders] HTTP Statuscode 206 Partial content

2006-10-03 Thread Josh Santangelo
If there are 100 SWFs being loaded, the first thing I would check is that you aren't issuing 100 loadMovies all at once. Limit it to something like 4 at a time and wait for one to complete before issuing the 5th. -josh On Oct 3, 2006, at 6:12 AM, SBJ Consult wrote: Peter wrote: HTTP

Re: [Flashcoders] Selection class makes me want to kick someone in the face

2006-10-02 Thread Josh Santangelo
Could you use MovieClip.onSetFocus instead of MovieClip.onPress or does that only fire when a clip is tabbed to? Just a thought, haven't tried it. -josh On Oct 2, 2006, at 4:12a, Andreas Rønning wrote: ...which is, i gather, somewhat of a general consensus. I'm working on a tablet pc

[Flashcoders] timeout for XML.load?

2006-10-02 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm wondering if it's possible to alter the value which is used as a timeout for the XML.load method -- that is, the amount of time before which the onLoad event fires when no response is returned. I'm dealing with a server which does not always return data very quickly, but does return it

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash-based audio editor?

2006-09-29 Thread Josh Santangelo
You might check out Beaterator as an example. http://beaterator.com/ All of the actual audio transformations are being performed on the server, though. -josh On Sep 27, 2006, at 11:25a, Wolfgang Borgon wrote: I've been searching for a flash-based audio editor, enabling simple editing of

Re: [Flashcoders] Mute Flash Application, mac.

2006-09-25 Thread Josh Santangelo
There is a bug which you could potentially exploit for this. http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/webforums/forum/messageview.cfm? catid=184threadid=1000550enterthread=y Note the last post. If MIDI is not set to 44.1, Flash can't output any audio. -josh On Sep 22, 2006, at 10:27a, aaron smith

Re: [Flashcoders] FLVPlayback and SMIL

2006-09-25 Thread Josh Santangelo
FLVPlayback only supports a subset of SMIL, which bits I'm not sure. I've asked on the wishlist for a proper SMIL renderer, but who knows if that will ever happen. The release notes for the FLVPlayback updater include some info about fixes to SMIL bugs, though.

Re: [Flashcoders] masking a clip which uses the drawing api

2006-09-22 Thread Josh Santangelo
- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Josh Santangelo Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 6:22 PM To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: [Flashcoders] masking a clip which uses the drawing api I'm having the same problem as this fellow: http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/pipermail/flashcoders/2003-January/ 058866

Re: [Flashcoders] external links from flash on myspace.com

2006-09-16 Thread Josh Santangelo
A workaround I've used is to keep the links to external websites outside of the Flash widget itself. See the embed code on welovewidgets.com for an example. As far as I know, there's no way within Flash to get around it, which is... sort of the point. -josh On Sep 14, 2006, at 6:22p,

[Flashcoders] masking a clip which uses the drawing api

2006-09-14 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm having the same problem as this fellow: http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/pipermail/flashcoders/2003-January/ 058866.html Is it not possible to mask a clip into which you draw things using the drawing API? -josh ___

Re: [Flashcoders] way to get textFileld's line count?

2006-09-11 Thread Josh Santangelo
textfield.maxscroll - [the number of lines it's displaying] -josh On Sep 11, 2006, at 8:28a, grimmwerks wrote: I've got textFields using html text that I need to get an accurate way of finding the line count...I got it working when I knew the size of the font attributed to that textField, but

Re: [Flashcoders] Flv's playing in a projector from usb drive

2006-09-06 Thread Josh Santangelo
Is your FLV extremely large, or named with a very weird filename? On Sep 6, 2006, at 1:20p, Kent Haynes wrote: Found out some more on this maybe. It appears that the issue might be related to the usb drive being formatted FAT32 instead of NTFS. We tried a local partition formatted in FAT32

[Flashcoders] smooth MTASC/Mac workflow?

2006-09-02 Thread Josh Santangelo
Is anyone using MTASC on Mac in a workflow that doesn't require tons of jumping through hoops? Everything I've read seems incredibly complicated and brittle. I use TextMate but wouldn't be opposed to Eclipse or something instead. I generally work with FLAs that have all my assets in them

[Flashcoders] Adobe Developer Support?

2006-08-29 Thread Josh Santangelo
Anyone used it and have a review? http://partners.adobe.com/public/developer/support/ I'm not in need at the moment, but I'm wondering what the quality is like. -josh ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or

[Flashcoders] Adobe Site of the Day RSS Feed

2006-08-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
I've been annoyed that there is no RSS feed (that I can find?) for the Adobe Site of the Day awards, so I made one myself. It's here: http://feed43.com/2786211776444037.xml Powered by the great feed43.com service. -josh (who may or may not have been the developer on today's award- winner)

[Flashcoders] simple xml editor?

2006-08-13 Thread Josh Santangelo
I often develop projects in which the assets are changeable via properties in an external XML file. Usually my clients are savvy enough to open up a text editor and work with these files, but occasionally they're not and would rather have a more user-friendly CMS. In most of those cases

[Flashcoders] Flasher-L?

2006-08-09 Thread Josh Santangelo
Reading Tom Jackson's thread, I was directed to the etiquette page here: http://www.osflash.org/flashcoders/etiquette It mentions a Flasher-L mailing list, but that link is dead. Does that actually exist? Just curious. -josh ___

[Flashcoders] FLVPlayback -- pause works, but resume happens at a different point?

2006-07-31 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm running into an odd bug which I'm not sure I can do anything about. I'm using the FLVPlayback component with custom controls, but otherwise as-is, to stream video over RTMP from thePlatform (theplatform.com). It all works just fine. However, when I hit my pause button, wait a while,

Re: [Flashcoders] catching errors by webservice

2006-07-25 Thread Josh Santangelo
Check out the WebServiceConnector.status event. -josh On Jul 25, 2006, at 8:12a, PR Durand wrote: Hi List Has anyone any way to receive the exceptions thrown by a webservice server please? as it's asynchronous, the classical try...catch can't work on the service method call. but, as

[Flashcoders] MySpace to boost Player 9 adoption rate

2006-07-20 Thread Josh Santangelo
MySpace.com is now requiring Flash Player 9 in order to view the site. http://www.tiara.org/blog/?p=222 Awesome. Watch that adoption rate shoot right up. -josh ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the

Re: [Flashcoders] allownetworking?

2006-07-14 Thread Josh Santangelo
It seems to be new for AS3. http://livedocs.macromedia.com/flex/2/docs/wwhelp/wwhimpl/common/html/ wwhelp.htm?context=LiveDocs_Partsfile=1590.html -josh On Jul 12, 2006, at 6:30p, Rajat Paharia wrote: MySpace has recently started writing this into all Flash embeds:

Re: [Flashcoders] Security Sandbox issue ...

2006-07-11 Thread Josh Santangelo
You're getting this because there is no file at http:// my.abcnews.go.com/crossdomain.xml which specifies localhost as a valid host for connecting to its resources. If you work for Disney, perhaps you can ask them to sit this up for you (not likely I think, even if you do work for them).

Re: [Flashcoders] Problem while trying to connect to webservice...

2006-07-11 Thread Josh Santangelo
The WebServiceConnector component is used for connecting to SOAP- based web services. Make sure you are connecting to a service which is implemented in SOAP, and that you are using the URL to the WSDL version of the service. You can tell if the URL is correct because if you view it in a

Re: [Flashcoders] Tree component

2006-07-06 Thread Josh Santangelo
It inherits from list, which has a rowHeight property, so that might work. -josh On Jul 6, 2006, at 5:09a, Jose Maria Barros wrote: Hello, Its possible to control the separation(height) of each row/node of the tree component menu? i looked for setStyle attributes but there is only the

[Flashcoders] a couple of FLVPlayback questions

2006-07-06 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm using the FLVPlayback component for the first time and am running into a couple of things. I am also using the skinnable components provided for use as player controls. The capability of using multiple VideoPlayback controls within the component is interesting, and has me thinking

Re: [Flashcoders] Project Panel Weirdness

2006-06-27 Thread Josh Santangelo
Files aren't automatically added to the project when they're created. You have to add them manually. Honestly, aside from the ability to publish lots of files in a batch, the project panel is pretty useless. I use the project features of my text editor to work with my FLA/AS files instead.

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash for forums

2006-06-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
vBulletin's current version has many AJAXy features which enable interactions similar to what you describe. It's not free, but it's not expensive either. http://vbulletin.com/ -josh On Jun 24, 2006, at 8:28 AM, Weldon MacDonald wrote: I've never liked forums, mostly because the I find

[Flashcoders] Chipmunk-sounding MP3s?

2006-06-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
I've got a presentation engine built which loads up audio/video/text from external files as defined in a presentation XML file. Works fine, of course until the client tries to start changing content. The MP3s they're using are voice-overs encoded at 16kbps mono which play fine in QuickTime

Re: [Flashcoders] Chipmunk-sounding MP3s?

2006-06-24 Thread Josh Santangelo
Nevermind, found it myself. As it turns out, the bitrate doesn't matter so much as the sample rate. Flash only supports 11, 22, and 44khz, and seems to freak out otherwise. http://www.sonify.org/home/feature/remixology/004_prepareloops/ page2.html -josh On Jun 24, 2006, at 7:26p, Josh

Re: [Flashcoders] Muting a flash video stream

2006-06-22 Thread Josh Santangelo
This is in the initial setup of a video player I've made: __video = __videoHolder.__video; __nc = new NetConnection(); __nc.connect(null); __ns = new NetStream(__nc); __video.attachVideo(__ns);

Re: [Flashcoders] external .AS and debuggin

2006-06-21 Thread Josh Santangelo
When running the Debug Movie command, the Debug panel will appear, reading the movie is paused so you can add breakpoints. Use the dropdown at the top of the panel to select your external class file and insert the breakpoints you need. -josh On Jun 20, 2006, at 7:26a, D_C wrote: hiya -

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: protecting maps in Flash

2006-06-09 Thread Josh Santangelo
I've done something like this in the past: if(_root._url.indexOf('file://') != -1 || _root._url.indexOf ('yourdomain.com') == -1) { _visible = false; } Sure you can still decompile it, but depending on what's in the SWF, that's

Re: [Flashcoders] How to remove indent for LI with CSS?

2006-06-01 Thread Josh Santangelo
. Josh Santangelo wrote: Instead of using li, just use the entity for a bullet character, #249; or something. -josh On May 31, 2006, at 10:10a, GregoryN wrote: Hello all, I'm trying to remove indent for LI elements in html textfield (MX 2004). Client wants this. In normal HTML/CSS we can

Re: [Flashcoders] How to remove indent for LI with CSS?

2006-05-31 Thread Josh Santangelo
Instead of using li, just use the entity for a bullet character, #249; or something. -josh On May 31, 2006, at 10:10a, GregoryN wrote: Hello all, I'm trying to remove indent for LI elements in html textfield (MX 2004). Client wants this. In normal HTML/CSS we can just write: li

Re: [Flashcoders] OT: good billing/invoicing apps?

2006-05-31 Thread Josh Santangelo
Interesting. Is there an iBiz vs TimeNet comparison up anywhere? -josh On May 31, 2006, at 5:27p, Rich Rodecker wrote: yup im on mac. i've been reading both good and bad reviews on iBiz, most of the recommending TimeNet. i was thinking of going with basecamp, but it doesnt look like it

[Flashcoders] minimum player version?

2006-05-31 Thread Josh Santangelo
Assuming you're supporting Flash Player 7 and up on a site, when doing Flash detection on your sites, do people just check for any version of FP7? Or did one of the minor versions fix some important bug that's worth checking for? Or: Is there a document anywhere that lists what changed in

Re: [Flashcoders] RE: Flashcoders Digest, Vol 16, Issue 100

2006-05-31 Thread Josh Santangelo
If you want to make your own DataGrid header row and still retain sorting functionality, make each header a button with code which calls something like: dg.content_mc.header_mc.hO1.onRelease(); dg is your datagrid, and the 1 is the index of the column. Note that's a letter-o before it,

[Flashcoders] Shared font symbols, dynamic text fields, and Flash Player 7

2006-05-30 Thread Josh Santangelo
I'm working on a site which uses shared font symbols in both static and dynamic text fields. In FP8, both work great. In FP7, only static text fields work. I'm wondering if anyone knows the secret trick to get dynamic ones to work as well. Things I've tried: - The SWF with the symbol

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: NumericStepper in CellRender disappears and gets 256 levels of recursion...

2006-05-30 Thread Josh Santangelo
There's a multiline CellRenderer in the Flash 8 documentation. http://livedocs.macromedia.com/flash/8/main/wwhelp/wwhimpl/common/ html/wwhelp.htm?context=LiveDocs_Partsfile=3131.html (Or just search CellRenderer in the Help panel.) I made one based on this code and it worked fine, the