RE: [Flashcoders] What is Flex?

2005-10-19 Thread Paul Steven
] What is Flex? http://www.macromedia.com/software/flex/productinfo/brz_overview/ Better description than my jaded cynical self could provide. Keep your bs filter in the on position though. - Andreas Andreas Rønning wrote: Paul Steven wrote: Been using Flash now for many years to create

RE: [Flashcoders] What is Flex?

2005-10-19 Thread Paul Steven
] What is Flex? http://www.macromedia.com/software/flex/productinfo/brz_overview/ Better description than my jaded cynical self could provide. Keep your bs filter in the on position though. - Andreas Andreas Rønning wrote: Paul Steven wrote: Been using Flash now for many years

[Flashcoders] Learn AS2 or AS3?

2005-10-21 Thread Paul Steven
I have never really got around to learning AS2 and tend to program everything in AS1 - tutt tutt!! Anyway I was thinking it is about time I got with the times and was going to start working through the book I bought a while ago Essential Actionscript 2 by Colin Moock. I bought this a while ago

RE: [Flashcoders] Learn AS2 or AS3?

2005-10-21 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks for all the replies. I will get cracking on learning AS2 then before AS4 arrives:) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Merrill, Jason Sent: 21 October 2005 14:58 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Learn AS2 or AS3?

RE: [Flashcoders] Learn AS2 or AS3?

2005-10-21 Thread Paul Steven
learning AS2 is a great place to start. Plus, there aren't any AS3 books out there yet anyway. Jason Merrill | E-Learning Solutions | icfconsulting.com -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:flashcoders- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: Friday

[Flashcoders] Flash and PHP to open a word doc

2005-10-30 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there I have an online flash movie that I would like to include buttons to open various word documents. I would like these word documents to open in a new browser window. The word documents will be stored in the same location as the flash and php file on the server. I am aware that a word doc

[Flashcoders] XML driven ticker tape

2005-11-08 Thread Paul Steven
I would like to create a ticker tape style text display along the bottom of my flash movie. I would like the text to be read in from an xml file. The text would basically just scroll from left to right across the screen. Any tips / advice / code etc much appreciated. Thanks Paul

[Flashcoders] Accessing variable value across several flash movies

2005-11-09 Thread Paul Steven
I am creaing a Flash site that has 7 sections. Each section is a html page with a swf. I want to have a sound on/off button in each movie that will control the sound across all 7 pages / movies. Hence if I am in section 1 and turn off the sound, then navigate to section2.html (section2.swf) I

RE: [Flashcoders] Accessing variable value across several flash movies

2005-11-11 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks nils That looks just the trick Cheers Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Nils Millahn Sent: 09 November 2005 19:20 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Accessing variable value across several flash movies Hi

[Flashcoders] Looping an external mp3 file seamlessly

2005-11-11 Thread Paul Steven
I am trying to play a looping external mp3 file but am having no joy as it only plays once. I tried this mySound=new Sound(); mySound.loadSound(track1.mp3,true); mysound.start(startTime,numloops); Any help much appreciated Thanks Paul ___

RE: [Flashcoders] Looping an external mp3 file seamlessly

2005-11-11 Thread Paul Steven
:55 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Looping an external mp3 file seamlessly Paul Steven wrote: I am trying to play a looping external mp3 file but am having no joy as it only plays once. I tried this mySound=new Sound(); mySound.loadSound(track1.mp3,true); mysound.start

RE: [Flashcoders] Looping an external mp3 file seamlessly

2005-11-11 Thread Paul Steven
: [Flashcoders] Looping an external mp3 file seamlessly Try: mySound=new Sound(this); // notice the this mySound.onSoundComplete = function() { this.start(); }; mySound.loadSound(track1.mp3,true); - Original Message - From: Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Flashcoders mailing list

RE: [Flashcoders] Looping an external mp3 file seamlessly

2005-11-12 Thread Paul Steven
... I have that on some mp3's. You can try either adjusting the startTime, OR fading in a completely new soundObject . - Original Message - From: Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Flashcoders mailing list flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Friday, November 11, 2005 1:56 PM Subject: RE

[Flashcoders] Custom scrollbar help

2005-11-12 Thread Paul Steven
I would like to make a custom scrollbar like the following http://www.mediakitchen.co.uk/scroll.html I have seen something similar here: http://www.lauryplantas.com/testing/site5-parte3.html Is this possible to do using the scrollbar component? Any tips much appreciated. Thanks Paul

[Flashcoders] UIScrollbar bug?

2005-11-12 Thread Paul Steven
I am trying to plonk a UIScrollBar component on a multiline input text area in my Flash MX 2004 movie. The scrollbar does appear to be snapping but no scroll arrows are appeaaring no matter how many lines of text I type. The weird thing is that if I delete a movie clip that I have on the stage,

RE: [Flashcoders] UIScrollbar bug?

2005-11-13 Thread Paul Steven
really need to get around this problem Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 12 November 2005 13:04 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: [Flashcoders] UIScrollbar bug? I am trying to plonk a UIScrollBar component

RE: [Flashcoders] UIScrollbar bug?

2005-11-14 Thread Paul Steven
Anyone recommend a newsgroup or somewhere where I can ask the following question as I have had no joy on this news group or the official macromedia forum. It is a huge show stopper for the project I am working on and I cannot even get anyone to confirm if it is a bug or not. ---

[Flashcoders] Detect if swf being viewed in html page

2005-11-14 Thread Paul Steven
Is it possible to detect if a swf is being viewed in a html / asp page OR just a direct link? So for example I may view a file as http://www.mysite.com/test.html (which embeds test.swf) or http://www.mysite.com/test.swf I would like the swf to be able to detect if it is being viewed directly

RE: [Flashcoders] Detect if swf being viewed in html page

2005-11-14 Thread Paul Steven
November 2005 14:10 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Detect if swf being viewed in html page check mc._url On 11/14/05, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is it possible to detect if a swf is being viewed in a html / asp page OR just a direct link? So for example I may

RE: [Flashcoders] Detect if swf being viewed in html page

2005-11-14 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks I will give that a go Cheers Paul ___ Flashcoders mailing list Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders

[Flashcoders] External text from XML file including superscript and italic

2005-11-15 Thread Paul Steven
I have a flash page that includes several sections of text that are read in from an XML file. I have worked out how to do this assuming all the text formatting is one style. However I would like some of the text to be in italic and it to include the TM as superscript. Ideally I could just write

RE: [Flashcoders] External text from XML file includingsuperscriptanditalic

2005-11-16 Thread Paul Steven
=_sans SIZE=12 COLOR=#1B66A9Basdf/BFONT COLOR=#00/FONT/FONT/P/TEXTFORMAT On Nov 16, 2005, at 2:08 AM, Paul Steven wrote: Thanks a million Keith One more question. Is it possible to make several sentences in a paragraph a different font size? i.e Can I somehow put some sort of CSS span

RE: [Flashcoders] External text from XML file including superscriptanditalic

2005-11-16 Thread Paul Steven
] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: Tuesday, November 15, 2005 11:01 AM To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: [Flashcoders] External text from XML file including superscript anditalic I have a flash page that includes several sections of text that are read in from an XML file. I

RE: [Flashcoders] External text from XML fileincludingsuperscriptanditalic

2005-11-16 Thread Paul Steven
...]] /description credit ![CDATA[© 2006 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter characters..]] /credit regards, Muzak - Original Message - From: Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Flashcoders mailing list flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Wednesday, November 16, 2005 10:08 AM Subject: RE

RE: [Flashcoders] External text from XML fileincludingsuperscriptanditalic

2005-11-16 Thread Paul Steven
/i sees Harry...]] /description credit ![CDATA[© 2006 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter characters..]] /credit regards, Muzak - Original Message - From: Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Flashcoders mailing list flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Wednesday, November 16

RE: [Flashcoders] External text from XMLfileincludingsuperscriptanditalic

2005-11-16 Thread Paul Steven
different? Any suggestions appreciated Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 16 November 2005 12:16 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] External text from XMLfileincludingsuperscriptanditalic I am

[Flashcoders] HTML formatting rotated dynamic text

2005-11-16 Thread Paul Steven
Is it possible to have dynamic html formatted text that is rotated? Basically I have a dynamic text area that is populated from an xml file. The xml relating to it is when![CDATA[iJanuary/i at 5.35pm on Sky Movies 5]]/when The text appears fine with all the formatting if it has not been

[Flashcoders] Dynamic text align vertically

2005-11-19 Thread Paul Steven
I have some random jokes and answers appearing in a splat graphic on screen. The jokes are read in from an XML file. I have set up a 4 line multiline dynamic text area in the splat movie clip that displays the question and answer using variables e.g _parent.Joke_Answer This text area is align

RE: [Flashcoders] Dynamic text align vertically

2005-11-19 Thread Paul Steven
Best bet is to align the entire text field vertically based on its height. -K On 19/11/05, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have some random jokes and answers appearing in a splat graphic on screen. The jokes are read in from an XML file. I have set up a 4 line multiline dynamic text

RE: [Flashcoders] Dynamic text align vertically

2005-11-19 Thread Paul Steven
that helps :) -K On 19/11/05, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Karthik, thanks for the reply Can you elaborate on how to do this please Thanks Paul ___ Flashcoders mailing list Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman

RE: [Flashcoders] characters not appearing in dynamically loadedhtmlformatted xml text

2005-11-22 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks a million Danny! Typed the dots in to the xml file and wow and behold it works. Phew! Saved me hours of investigation Cheers Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Danny Kodicek Sent: 22 November 2005 18:17 To: Flashcoders mailing

RE: [Flashcoders] Cutting an image up into tiles using masks

2005-11-24 Thread Paul Steven
of times as well. At 04:58 PM 11/24/2005, Paul Steven wrote: I am trying to make a Slider Puzzle (game whereby an image is cut up into tiles and one tile is removed then the tiles are rearranged and the aim is to rearrange the pieces of the picture) Anyway I was trying to do this using purely code

RE: [Flashcoders] Cutting an image up into tiles using masks

2005-11-24 Thread Paul Steven
Sorry I missed a couple of lines of code But if you cut and paste this into a new flash movie, it will create a 4 by 4 grid of tiles. Each tile being drawn using the drawing API Tile_Size = 55; Number_Of_Rows = 4; Number_Of_Columns = 4; // -- // Create

RE: [Flashcoders] Syntax HELP: Passing Variable to GetURL

2005-11-25 Thread Paul Steven
missing speech marks (unless you have an object called 'test' with a string property of 'asp' :) Dom='test.asp'; -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 25 November 2005 16:51 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: RE: [Flashcoders

[Flashcoders] Hide scrollbar until enough text to require it (UIScrollbar)

2005-12-02 Thread Paul Steven
When I include the UIScrollbar in my flash movie, the bar element appears even when there is no text yet in the input text area and unfortunately it isn't that pretty on its own. So I would like this not to appear until there is enough text to justify its appearance. The arrows do not appear

RE: [Flashcoders] Hide scrollbar until enough text to require it(UIScrollbar)

2005-12-02 Thread Paul Steven
this if(myText_txt.maxscroll1){ myScrollBar._visible = true; }else{ myScrollBar._visible = false; } i hope this will help u. Regards Devendran Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When I include the UIScrollbar in my flash movie, the bar element appears even when there is no text yet

[Flashcoders] Accessibility

2005-12-03 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there I have developed a childrens entertainment site in Flash MX 2004 and now the client has just asked whether the site is priority 12 accessible Anyone have any idea what this involves and what I need to do to ensure this. Many thanks Paul ___

RE: [Flashcoders] Hide scrollbar until enough text to require it(UIScrollbar)

2005-12-07 Thread Paul Steven
it(UIScrollbar) Hi, After assigning text to the Text box check this if(myText_txt.maxscroll1){ myScrollBar._visible = true; }else{ myScrollBar._visible = false; } i hope this will help u. Regards Devendran Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When I include

[Flashcoders] Problem with xml loading a second time

2005-12-07 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there I am loading in some xml to get the values for a Poll on my site. This works fine when the page first loads. However after someone has voted in the Poll I then want to read in the new values from the xml file. The code I have is as follows: pollData = new XML(); pollData.ignoreWhite =

RE: [Flashcoders] Turning off flash mx UIScrollBar when nothing to

2005-12-12 Thread Paul Steven
You can also use this to alter the scrollbar visibility for an input text area so if after the scrollbar is displayed then the user removes some text, it is removed again myInput_txt.onChanged = function(){ if(this.maxscroll 1){ myScrollbar._visible = true; }else{

[Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Paul Steven
Experiencing a strange problem using the modulus operator. Inside a function I have the following code: var vValue1 = passed_MC._x - this.Maze_Horizontal_offset; var vValue2 = 36; var vTheResult = vValue1 % vValue2; trace (vValue1 = + vValue1); trace (vTheResult = + Number(vTheResult));

RE: [Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Paul Steven
(passed_MC._x - this.Maze_Horizontal_offset); and it should work as you expect. Helen -- http://flash-creations.com http://i-technica.com Paul Steven wrote: Experiencing a strange problem using the modulus operator. Inside a function I have the following code: var vValue1 = passed_MC._x

[Flashcoders] Save file from Mac / Pc Projector on CDROM to Hard drive

2006-03-21 Thread Paul Steven
I need to include a button in a cdrom projector that when clicked will copy a particular file from the CDROM to the users hard drive with a dialogue box asking them where to save it to. Any suggestions? It must work on PC and MAC Thanks Paul ___

RE: [Flashcoders] Save file from Mac / Pc Projector on CDROM to Harddrive

2006-03-21 Thread Paul Steven
call with fscommand. http://flashkit.com/board/showthread.php?t=396320 (There are lots of free ones which will do just that, rather than something bigger (and more expensive) like Zinc). On 21 Mar 2006, at 16:49PM, Paul Steven wrote: I need to include a button in a cdrom projector that when clicked

RE: [Flashcoders] Save file from Mac / Pc Projector on CDROM toHarddrive

2006-03-21 Thread Paul Steven
Finder move file targetFile to desktop --If it's a read only volume (like a cd), move will actually copy end tell On 21 Mar 2006, at 17:21PM, Paul Steven wrote: Thanks Sam Looks like you are opening the file tell application Finder open file targetFile end tell

[Flashcoders] hitTest difference between attached mc and one placed on stage in authoring

2006-04-24 Thread Paul Steven
I am having problems making the hitTest function work with a movie clip attached from the library Basically I am making a game that involves a dolphin swimming up a river and I want to detect when the dolphin hits the river bank. The following works fine when the dolphin is placed on stage in

RE: [Flashcoders] hitTest difference between attached mc and oneplacedon stage in authoring

2006-04-24 Thread Paul Steven
: if (game_mc.bg_mc.hitTest(game_mc.mcDolphin._x, game_mc.mcDolphin._y, true)) { Into: if (game_mc.bg_mc.hitTest(game_mc.Player_Object._x, game_mc.Player_Object._y, true)) { Solves the problem. Greetz, Bernard -Oorspronkelijk bericht- Van: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Namens Paul

RE: [Flashcoders] hitTest difference between attached mc andoneplacedon stage in authoring

2006-04-24 Thread Paul Steven
Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 24 April 2006 17:55 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] hitTest difference between attached mc andoneplacedon stage in authoring Thanks Bernard - well spotted! I

RE: [Flashcoders] hitTest difference between attached mcandoneplacedon stage in authoring

2006-04-24 Thread Paul Steven
)) { Solves the problem. Greetz, Bernard -Oorspronkelijk bericht- Van: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Namens Paul Steven Verzonden: maandag 24 april 2006 16:37 Aan: Flashcoders mailing list Onderwerp: [Flashcoders] hitTest difference between attached mc and one

[Flashcoders] Book recommendations for AS2 and game development

2006-07-15 Thread Paul Steven
Anyone recommend a good book on game development that uses AS2 and classes for development? I have several flash game development books (Macromedia Flash MX 2004 Game Development by Glen Rhodes, and Flash MX Game Design Demystified by Jobe Makar) plus I have just got Essential Actionscript 2.0 by

[Flashcoders] First attempts at wirting code in AS2

2006-07-15 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there I am finally starting to write my code in AS2 thanks to my client asking me to program the latest project in Flash 8. Anyway I am up against the clock as always so do not have time to read my Essential Actionscript 2.0 book in order to get the first game up and running by Monday.

RE: [Flashcoders] First attempts at wirting code in AS2

2006-07-18 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks Steven This extends MovieClip solution looks interesting, I will investigate this further. I am having trouble getting my head around the separation of the timeline elements with the classes. Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On

[Flashcoders] Opening Flash 8 breaks pc sound

2006-08-10 Thread Paul Steven
Experiencing a weird problem with Flash 8 PC. When I open Flash 8, it appears to stop all sound working on my PC such that when I close Flash 8, no audio works in any app on my PC. Anyone else experienced this problem and have any fixes? Thanks Paul

RE: [Flashcoders] Opening Flash 8 breaks pc sound

2006-08-10 Thread Paul Steven
] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 10 August 2006 12:37 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: [Flashcoders] Opening Flash 8 breaks pc sound Experiencing a weird problem with Flash 8 PC. When I open Flash 8, it appears to stop all sound working on my PC such that when I close Flash 8, no audio works

[Flashcoders] Movement in an oval shape

2006-08-10 Thread Paul Steven
I have written some code to move some stars in a circle. This is a snippet of the code: vStar_Object._x = (Math.cos((vStar_Object.circlePos/180)*Math.PI))*160 + vStar_Object.centerX; vStar_Object._y = (Math.sin((vStar_Object.circlePos/180)*Math.PI))*160 +

RE: [Flashcoders] Movement in an oval shape

2006-08-11 Thread Paul Steven
: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2006 9:06 AM To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: [Flashcoders] Movement in an oval shape I have written some code to move some stars in a circle. This is a snippet of the code: vStar_Object._x

RE: [Flashcoders] Problems with setInterval

2006-08-12 Thread Paul Steven
/12/06, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am trying to scope my setInterval timeout handler however it is not calling the associated handler when I add the scoping in to it. Here is the code I have so far: _global.gIdle_Timeout = 1 // 10 seconds _global.Idle_Function = function

[Flashcoders] Creating an image in one game to be reused in another game

2006-08-14 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there I am creating several online games using Flash 8. One game is a painting game where the user creates a picture. The other game is a t-shirt creator application where the user either uses pre-created images or imports an image. I would like the user to be able to import pictures created

[Flashcoders] Flash 8 generate xml file for input

2006-08-19 Thread Paul Steven
I am creating an online app in Flash 8 that allows users to design t-shirts by adding various elements from drop down boxes, and entering some text to appear on the t-shirt. They can set the formatting of the text using drop down boxes. In order for the client to recreate the orders at their end

RE: [Flashcoders] Flash 8 generate xml file for input

2006-08-20 Thread Paul Steven
these links could be usefull : xml from flash : http://www.kirupa.com/web/xml/XMLsending1.htm php mail function: http://fr.php.net/manual/en/ref.mail.php cheers On 8/19/06, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am creating an online app in Flash 8 that allows users to design t-shirts by adding

RE: [Flashcoders] Strange flashing bug

2006-08-20 Thread Paul Steven
I had a similar problem with graphics not appearing, mine being jpgs from the library that I had placed on the stage. Originally I just placed the jpg (bitmap) directly on the stage and when published they were not appearing. However when I made the jpg a group (CTRL - G), this seemed to solve the

[Flashcoders] Import fonts at runtime

2006-08-20 Thread Paul Steven
My application allows users to type text using a font chosen from a drop down list of fonts. I was wondering if it is possible to import the actual font at runtime rather than embedding all the fonts (there may be about 100 fonts). Hence I would have a folder containing a ttf file or swf for

[Flashcoders] Day before duplication audio problem

2006-08-21 Thread Paul Steven
Banging my head trying to get to the bottom of a bug on a CDROM that should be going for duplication tomorrow. It is Flash 8 CDROM (PC Only) with a main container movie and various games loaded into it. The flash movie is loaded into a Director shell though I have tried it using Zinc and had the

[Flashcoders] OT: Create a text file on server using PHP with variables from Flash

2006-08-25 Thread Paul Steven
Anyone have a working example of a PHP script to create a text file using PHP? I am trying to get the following to work but it is not creating the text file on my server. I have set the permissions of the folder to 777 which should in theory allow a file to be created. Thanks Paul ?php // the

RE: [Flashcoders] OT: Create a text file on server using PHPwithvariables from Flash

2006-08-25 Thread Paul Steven
); ? - Original Message - From: Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Friday, August 25, 2006 4:15 AM Subject: [Flashcoders] OT: Create a text file on server using PHP withvariables from Flash Anyone have a working example of a PHP

[Flashcoders] Updating an app to Flash 8 breaks my app

2006-08-29 Thread Paul Steven
I am updating a file originally created in Flash MX to Flash 8 as I need to use the import flash.net.FileReference to display a dialogue box allowing the user to import data from a text file. When published as Flash 8, the following handlers do not appear to work.

RE: [Flashcoders] help with embedding fonts/using textformat?

2006-08-29 Thread Paul Steven
I experienced similar problems and found the solution was to give the fonts in the library a linkage name and check Export for action script and Export in first frame. This seems to have fixed it. Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of

[Flashcoders] Creating a text file on server and emailing as attachment

2006-08-30 Thread Paul Steven
Trying to create a text file on the server and use PHP to then email it. So far, the text file is getting created OK and the email is being sent but there is no attachment. Any help much appreciated! Here is my action script var vSender = new LoadVars(); var vReceiver = new

RE: [Flashcoders] Creating a text file on server and emailing attachment

2006-08-30 Thread Paul Steven
I am hoping some kind person will help me figure this one out. Making a little app to design t-shirts online and want to allow the user to send the design data to the client via a text file that the client can then load in at their end. I have got the code working to create a text file on my

RE: [Flashcoders] Creating a text file on server andemailing attachment

2006-08-30 Thread Paul Steven
attachment Take a look at http://codewalkers.com/getcode.php?id=231 but not tested! A+ Paul Steven a écrit : I am hoping some kind person will help me figure this one out. Making a little app to design t-shirts online and want to allow the user to send the design data to the client via a text

RE: [Flashcoders] Creating a text file on serverandemailing attachment

2006-08-30 Thread Paul Steven
? Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 30 August 2006 23:18 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Creating a text file on serverandemailing attachment Thanks Eric The code in that link

[Flashcoders] Book recommendation for multiuser games / apps

2006-10-26 Thread Paul Steven
Looking for information on how to implement a multi-user type game and would appreciate any links or book recommendations. Thanks Paul ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive:

RE: [Flashcoders] Book recommendation for multiuser games / apps

2006-10-26 Thread Paul Steven
To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Book recommendation for multiuser games / apps Look up Jobe Makar on Amazon :) - e. On 10/26/06, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Looking for information on how to implement a multi-user type game and would appreciate any links

RE: [Flashcoders] Book recommendation for multiuser games / apps

2006-10-26 Thread Paul Steven
are you after in more detail? - e. On 10/26/06, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks eric, I can look him up on my shelf but there wasn't a lot of info on the subject in this book. I was looking for something more comprehensive. Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL

RE: [Flashcoders] Book recommendation for multiuser games / apps

2006-10-26 Thread Paul Steven
-server.com Jobe Makar http://www.electrotank.com http://www.electro-server.com phone: 252-627-8026 mobile: 919-609-0408 fax: 919-341-8104 - Original Message - From: Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Thursday, October 26, 2006

[Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there Is there an equivalent of the Java Copy constructor in Flash AS2? Thanks Paul ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive: http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders

[Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
Not familiar with Java code but trying to rewrite some code in Flash. Anyone convert this line to flash actionscript please if (Math.abs(rand.nextInt()) % 1 (1 / numOfEqual)) bestXPos = i; Thanks Paul ___

RE: [Flashcoders] Music visualisation in Flash 9

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
Haven't looked into AS3 yet but seeing this thread I wonder if it is possible to change the pitch of dynamically loaded mp3 files in real time? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Martin Wood-Mitrovski Sent: 02 November 2006 20:49 To:

RE: [Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
'rand' is. Other than that, it's exactly the same in ActionScript. Mark On 11/2/06, Paul Steven [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Not familiar with Java code but trying to rewrite some code in Flash. Anyone convert this line to flash actionscript please if (Math.abs(rand.nextInt()) % 1

RE: [Flashcoders] Music visualisation in Flash 9

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
21:11 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Music visualisation in Flash 9 Paul Steven wrote: Haven't looked into AS3 yet but seeing this thread I wonder if it is possible to change the pitch of dynamically loaded mp3 files in real time? im 99% certain the answer

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
Constructor? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 02 November 2006 20:01 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor Hi there Is there an equivalent of the Java Copy constructor in Flash AS2? Thanks

RE: [Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 02 November 2006 17:15 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: [Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash Not familiar with Java code but trying to rewrite some code in Flash. Anyone convert

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-02 Thread Paul Steven
] [mailto:flashcoders- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: Thursday, November 02, 2006 2:31 PM To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor Perhaps it is easier if I explain what I need: I am rewriting some Java code into AS2. Basically I have a class

RE: [Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash

2006-11-03 Thread Paul Steven
depending on how many passes had been performed. Hope you understand as I am not great at explaining these things Jim -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 03 November 2006 13:35 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-03 Thread Paul Steven
. (Actually, I would never use public variables, but that's another topic) ― Mike Keesey -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:flashcoders- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: Thursday, November 02, 2006 2:31 PM To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-03 Thread Paul Steven
/Connect4State.as Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 03 November 2006 17:55 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor Seem to be having problems with this still. It seems like every time

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-03 Thread Paul Steven
. Could really do with some help on this one. Thanks Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 03 November 2006 18:44 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor I think the problem may be that I am

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-03 Thread Paul Steven
] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 03 November 2006 19:14 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor Doing a trace I can see the copies are being affected as if they are references. I was under the impression that array.concat() made a unique copy of an array

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-03 Thread Paul Steven
{ _board = new Board(source._board); // Copy other fields. } private var _board:Board; // Other private fields. } ― Mike Keesey -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:flashcoders- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent

RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor

2006-11-04 Thread Paul Steven
] [mailto:flashcoders- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: Friday, November 03, 2006 10:44 AM To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] Copy Constructor I think the problem may be that I am recursively creating the copies. Here are the two classes in full if anyone

[Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-04 Thread Paul Steven
Hi there I am making a rugby game in Flash 8 and am trying to get to grips with AS2 and OOP structuring of the code. The game will include a wind element i.e a wind speed and a wind direction (angle) I have the following elements in the game that will be affected by the wind properties:

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-04 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks James and Muzak You have been most helpful. I have now found a nice chapter on Observer patterns in an AS2 book. Cheers Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Muzak Sent: 04 November 2006 16:25 To: Flashcoders mailing list Subject:

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
I have done as you suggested and have created separate classes for the balloon, ball, scoreboard and clouds and this all seems to work fine. The design pattern is based on an Observer pattern where these separate objects register themselves as observers of a WeatherManager object. I have created

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
Ah brilliant - thanks James, much appreciated!! Will have to look up what this mx.utils.Delegate malarkey means though... Paul -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of James Marsden Sent: 05 November 2006 09:22 To: Flashcoders mailing list

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
it when you want to clear it. I don't actually understand *why* this implementation for setInterval works - it doesn't really make sense... but then there's soo much about AS 2.0 that doesn't make sense... AS 3.0 is a tidy bedroom compared to AS 2.0's sloppy student digs... J Paul Steven

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
(this, changeWeather, 5000); About the 80s time limit, if you target your swf to version 8, you could use the setTimeout method witch is perfect for that ;) (work the same as setInterval). Cédric Paul Steven wrote: Thanks James, sounds good enough to me and seems to work nicely. Many thanks Paul

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game - use of sound effects

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
Another aspect of the game I need to deal with is the sound effects. Previously to play sounds in my games I simply imported the sound files into the library, gave them a linkage name them put the following code on the first frame of my movie for each sound effect. cheer_Sound = new Sound();

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game - use of sound effects

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
for game - use of sound effects Hey Paul, You're spoiling the fun for yourself by asking how to do this stuff ;) Work it out, and be proud of it..! J Paul Steven wrote: Another aspect of the game I need to deal with is the sound effects. Previously to play sounds in my games I simply

RE: [Flashcoders] OOP advice for game

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
the same as setInterval). Cdric Paul Steven wrote: Thanks James, sounds good enough to me and seems to work nicely. Many thanks Paul ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive: http

RE: [Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash

2006-11-05 Thread Paul Steven
a similar result. Jim -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Steven Sent: 03 November 2006 14:19 To: 'Flashcoders mailing list' Subject: RE: [Flashcoders] OT conver java code to flash Thanks Jim, I had overlooked that fact and is probably why

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