Re: [flexcoders] How to install multiple Flash Player versions?

2005-08-16 Thread John Dowdell
for Firefox now... for IE/Win, it's extended by system-level extensions which can be trickier to replace on the fly.) jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs

Re: [flexcoders] flex and third party search engines

2005-09-27 Thread John Dowdell
to offer a search form within your presentation, then what would you like it to search...? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http

Re: [flexcoders] flex and third party search engines[john dowdell.. anybody...]

2005-09-29 Thread John Dowdell
into a display, how you'd like to search... different projects seem like they'd pursue different paths here...? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http

Re: [flexcoders] Will browsers support FlashPlayer in the future?

2005-10-09 Thread John Dowdell
, but consumers update their Flash capabilities much more quickly than they update their browsing or system capabilities. Do you feel that this information will be useful for your client...? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go

Re: [flexcoders] Manipulating SVG

2005-10-23 Thread John Dowdell
the raw SVG data, and use procedural drawing to render and then manipulate the polygons. (ActionScript and the Drawing API have been used to render basic SVG files before... a search term wahlers triolo svg pulls up citations.) Are any of the above paths of interest...? jd -- John Dowdell

Re: [flexcoders] AJAX vs Flex whitepaper?? anyone??

2005-10-27 Thread John Dowdell
, then that's usually a bit of a mess from the start, eh...? ;-) jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private

Re: [flexcoders] Big problems with SBC Yahoo Browser

2005-11-02 Thread John Dowdell
-- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks

Re: [flexcoders] PDA

2005-11-04 Thread John Dowdell
: http://www.macromedia.com/mobile/supported_devices/pda.html jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private

Re: [flexcoders] Flash vunerability

2006-03-15 Thread John Dowdell
dependencies (Breeze, Shockwave, etc). jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks

Re: [flexcoders] Flex Builder 2 Beta - Wrong Flash Player Version?

2006-03-16 Thread John Dowdell
blog entry on the subject, particularly the one about unlocking? http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd/archives/2006/03/players_v8024_v.cfm http://www.macromedia.com/go/14157 My apologies if I didn't get the right question out of the descriptions though... I might be way offbase. jd -- John

Re: [flexcoders] how to install flash player8.5 automatically when flex 2.0 application is running on client system

2006-03-24 Thread John Dowdell
the implications are, so going through the formal beta install gateway is best. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed

Re: [flexcoders] New IE Update puts huge Selector Around Flash Movies / Netscape, Opera Nor Firefox do this

2006-04-10 Thread John Dowdell
://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna/index.cfm?searchterms=eolasquery=bySimpleSearchsearchsortby=date jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support

Re: [flexcoders] Yahoo! Maps gets satellite hybrid.

2006-04-12 Thread John Dowdell
in advance. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. -- Flexcoders

Re: [flexcoders] All the bunch of idiots at Adobe, please note!

2006-04-17 Thread John Dowdell
involved, some type of contractual clause for mutual satisfaction.) I'm not sure what I can do yet... can you add some functional detail so I can try to help...? tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] labs.abobe.com redirect??

2006-04-25 Thread John Dowdell
out through all servers. I'd anticipate other little temporary oddities over the next few weeks as this massive piece of integration work enters its final stages. One tactic for emergencies, whenever an URL doesn't resolve properly, is to hit Google's cache on the subject. jd -- John

Re: [flexcoders] SVG as Image source at runtime in Flex 2.0?

2006-04-26 Thread John Dowdell
wahlers svg brings up references, if that's of interest. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email

Re: [flexcoders] OpenGL vs DirectX / Vista vs. Flash Player 9 MS comments about Flash re Vista

2006-04-28 Thread John Dowdell
As Jesse noted, the Shockwave Player's 3D engine can take advantage of hardware acceleration (if available) for its realtime rendering, and over half of all consumers tested already have this ability on their machines. SWF files also integrate nicely into Shockwave work. (The new Acrobat 3D

Re: [flexcoders] Flash Player 9 on Linux?

2006-05-03 Thread John Dowdell
on this here in May. (Yes, the comments on Tinic's piece did get campaign'd ;-) jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my

Re: [flexcoders] Flash Player 9 on Linux?

2006-05-03 Thread John Dowdell
gets hit... indeterminate for me now. But it's still looking like there will be a Player 9 for mainstream Linux just a few months after Mac/Win hits. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] Flash Player 9 on Linux?

2006-05-03 Thread John Dowdell
jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. -- Flexcoders Mailing

Re: [flexcoders] Flex Apps and Google/Search Engines

2006-05-16 Thread John Dowdell
useful as search hits, but it's the inbound links which really control the ranking. Is this the type of info you were seeking? or...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna

Re: [flexcoders] Mac equivalent of ActiveX

2006-07-14 Thread John Dowdell
integrate platform-neutral renderers. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best

Re: [flexcoders] Flash 9/AS3 (speech recognition generation)

2006-07-21 Thread John Dowdell
than in general media issues with the Adobe Flash Player. Interesting topic, though, and I wish you luck on the project. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes

Re: [flexcoders] SOT: Flash Player 9 distribution

2006-08-14 Thread John Dowdell
additional download offers on those pages. Specifying a minimum version in your OBJECT tag should be enough to avoid any exposure to unwanted offers. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] Image manipulation on client side

2006-08-15 Thread John Dowdell
to a similar question on a ColdFusion mailing list... let me paste the links here: Subject: Re: OT: Flash or Ajax to Compliment CF Project Date: Tue, 15 Aug 2006 11:29:48 -0700 From: John Dowdell [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: cf-talk@houseoffusion.com References: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Dakota Burns

Re: [flexcoders] Re: FDS 2.0

2006-08-18 Thread John Dowdell
, a server). A dual-core CPU is considered a single CPU for licensing purposes. http://www.adobe.com/products/flex/productinfo/faq/#item-34 jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Tamarin, Adobe open source the Flash player ?

2006-11-07 Thread John Dowdell
Time out! Everybody go into their corner and read the FAQ and the previous commentary here before posting! ;-) http://www.mozilla.org/projects/tamarin/faq.html (Adobe has donated source code used in Adobe Flash Player's scripting engine to Mozilla, for use in their own JavaScript engine

Re: [flexcoders] ActiveX with Flex

2006-11-30 Thread John Dowdell
, assuming your telephone system is already equipped with dialing capabilities. Are any of these close to what you were seeking...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna

Re: [flexcoders] My flex app's content on google search

2006-11-30 Thread John Dowdell
front ends to a weblog database. http://www.sitemaps.org/faq.html http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd/archives/2006/11/swf_seo_rip.cfm Is this the type of info you were seeking...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd

Re: [flexcoders] Re: My flex app's content on google search

2006-11-30 Thread John Dowdell
slangeberg wrote: John Dowdell wrote: The search engines have looked inside static SWF for quite some time You'd have to tell me how that was done. ... it sounds like there's an or else left unsaid there ;-) For How did search engines look for text inside SWFs? then Google handrolled

Re: [flexcoders] Re: IE 7 Vista

2006-11-30 Thread John Dowdell
know that the current Player contains optimizations for the new OS. If your IT group updates the browser/OS and breaks things, then they could update the Player as well to fix it. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd

Re: [flexcoders] Flash Player 9 issues on Windows 2005 Tablet PC Edition

2006-12-01 Thread John Dowdell
good results either. Is there another label I should be searching on to find others' experience with similar machines...? tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes

Re: [flexcoders] Embed or Load PDF File

2006-12-01 Thread John Dowdell
Flex 2 creation can invoke other web resources like PDF files, even though it may not display it itself. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http

Re: [flexcoders] Animated Gif Support, why not yet? - feature request for the Profile Page Gone Bad

2006-12-12 Thread John Dowdell
Flash Professional authoring tool, for instance: http://www.adobe.com/go/12837 jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my

Re: [flexcoders] Nearly-Off-Topic: Flex Apps on PDAs?

2006-12-13 Thread John Dowdell
to combine Flex interfaces and data manipulation with mobile deployment, but we've still got a way to go before achieving this... here's a summary of current mobile abilities: http://www.adobe.com/products/flashlite/productinfo/features/ jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San

Re: [flexcoders] SEO Compatibility

2006-12-14 Thread John Dowdell
with your targeted search terms as anchor text. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public

Re: [flexcoders] Re: SEO Compatibility

2006-12-15 Thread John Dowdell
concrete example might help bring this conversation back to ground. Work using Flex as the creation tool can certainly be found by search engines. Identifying your reasonable target search terms is the first step. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog

Re: [flexcoders] Re: SEO Compatibility

2006-12-15 Thread John Dowdell
targeted search terms as anchor text. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record

Re: [flexcoders] Flash9 Player Penetration Rates

2006-12-18 Thread John Dowdell
in the early part of next year. Your particular audience may or may not match overall consumer trends. If you need the faster logic-processing abilities with Adobe Flash Player 9 and ActionScript 3, then this should be a sufficient convincer for most clients. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer

Re: [flexcoders] SEO Compatibility

2006-12-18 Thread John Dowdell
the address of the interface. I'm on the right page here for the subsequent discussion, true...? tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] SEO Compatibility

2006-12-19 Thread John Dowdell
a standard sitemap protocol, but this is again for the main static content, rather than the ongoing contributions held within a database: http://www.sitemaps.org/ jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] OT:Flex 2 adoption rates so far?

2006-12-19 Thread John Dowdell
Adobe publicly breaks out revenue by product. The Adobe Flex 2 family of technologies has been getting some very strong press reviews, as well as earnest word-of-mouth, but what types of stats are you seeking...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http

Re: [flexcoders] Passing flash vars to embedded swf doesn't work

2006-12-19 Thread John Dowdell
loading one SWF within another then the browser isn't involved. You can use localConnect to talk to two different top-level SWFs, and direct addressing for a host SWF to talk to a guest SWF, right...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http

Re: [flexcoders] Adobe site extremely slow

2006-12-19 Thread John Dowdell
to hook up with the web team, and again request that we get some type of document/explanation up on why pages sometimes take longer than usual to display. I don't know the situation well enough myself to be able to venture the context. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San

Re: [flexcoders] SEO Compatibility

2006-12-19 Thread John Dowdell
really want in an ideal world is a simple and automatic way for this to work in Flex, without requiring complex additional work. The history manager in Flex is a good example of this. URLKit has been getting good word... how is it doing for you? http://joeberkovitz.com/blog/urlkit/ jd -- John

Re: [flexcoders] Flex/Flash on The iPhone ?

2007-01-10 Thread John Dowdell
there, but the key steps of initial disclosure are really up to Apple. I put up an early i dont know up on the weblog yesterday, and added some useful third-party analysis overnight: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd/archives/2007/01/iphone_launch.cfm Summary: No info yet, but ASAP. jd -- John

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Flex/Flash on The iPhone ?

2007-01-16 Thread John Dowdell
/jobs_on_flash.cfm Summary: Situation still indeterminate. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record

Re: [flexcoders] Do you trust auto-update?

2007-01-19 Thread John Dowdell
Today we're about thirty weeks into distribution. If your audience doesn't already have the latest capabilities, then they soon will. It's your decision, of course, but it's hard for me to see reasons to dismiss use of Player 9 today. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Do you trust auto-update?

2007-01-19 Thread John Dowdell
/browsers/browsers_stats.asp jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks.

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Localizing Press Esc to exit full screen mode?

2007-01-23 Thread John Dowdell
be in any language you care to write. (I'm not sure whether anyone from the Flash Player team keeps up-to-date with reading all messages on FlexCoders.) jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Max OS X Flex Builder 2.01 License Issue - still waiting

2007-01-24 Thread John Dowdell
Francisco Customer Service folks are doing a training today, and I'm not sure when I'll see a reply. What you and Ethan describe doesn't seem acceptable to me either, but let me get some more information on this, and get back to the list when I do, good? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer

Re: [flexcoders]wmode=transparent kills my remote calls

2007-01-29 Thread John Dowdell
, version)? tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks.

Re: [flexcoders] Is this possible - SVG to PDF(vector) ?

2007-01-31 Thread John Dowdell
be different paths, depending on where we're starting from, where we want to end up...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed

Re: [flexcoders] Adobe.com Servers?

2007-02-01 Thread John Dowdell
-- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks.

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Adobe.com Servers?

2007-02-02 Thread John Dowdell
for about as much traffic each day as the entire US Library of Congress holds, so the architecture has to be continually updated: http://blogs.adobe.com/jnack/2006/12/photoshop_cs3_1.html jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] flash 9 and firefox 2.0

2007-02-05 Thread John Dowdell
, then plugins should run the same or better in later versions. Summary: Firefox 2.0? No problem. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support

Re: [flexcoders] Re: flex and IE 7 problems.

2007-02-15 Thread John Dowdell
browsers... the OS still gives the keystrokes to the Player, though, and the Player requests network services from the browsers, so there's a couple of way environmental changes could get in there, at the edges.) jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog

Re: [flexcoders] PDF Files

2007-03-09 Thread John Dowdell
your situation correctly, but you're aware that Adobe Acrobat already contains a variety of annotation and collaboration abilities, right? http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Aadobe.com+acrobat+%28annotate+OR+annotation%29 jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA

Re: [flexcoders] Is there a javascript flashObj.callFunction(), l ike setVariable?

2005-04-28 Thread John Dowdell
Firefox, or both. This may change in the future as new intercommunication APIs come on line: http://www.mozillazine.org/talkback.html?article=4923 jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] CSSI Security Issues and Flex

2005-05-05 Thread John Dowdell
:() into a textfield in a particular component to pop up an alert or such? If there's a recipe that could be reproduced in-house then we can work on it. Or is it more a general curiosity, about whether there might be a way that such a thing is possible? tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer

Re: [flexcoders] Re: More Competition

2005-05-05 Thread John Dowdell
or two and work needs to be migrated from one environment to another. Schema-to-schema translations seem like they'd go further than trying to settle on just a few universal schemas up front...? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http

Re: [flexcoders] Re: CSSI Security Issues and Flex (Proof of concept exploit)

2005-05-06 Thread John Dowdell
/security_zone/alertus.html tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best

Re: [flexcoders] On the topic of Wishlists

2005-05-12 Thread John Dowdell
decisionmakers. For general commentary on possible future directions, the public lists like this are the best place. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes

Re: [flexcoders] Flex on the Web

2005-05-19 Thread John Dowdell
... it's a subset of the whole at this time. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email

Re: [flexcoders] Flex on the Web

2005-05-19 Thread John Dowdell
One more recent gallery is in this quarter's Macromedia financial call, on slide 34 of the following Breeze presentation: http://www.macromedia.com/macromedia/ir/macr/web_pres/earnings/q405/ jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Flex on the Web

2005-05-19 Thread John Dowdell
the time of whatever uncited material you were quoting. http://www.macromedia.com/macromedia/ir/macr/web_pres/earnings/q405/ (Flex material starts at slide 30.) jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator

Re: [flexcoders] passing variables using getURL?

2005-05-19 Thread John Dowdell
sbyrne_dorado wrote: I'm having problems figuring out how to pass variables using getURL. Pass info from where, to where...? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go

Re: [flexcoders] passing variables using getURL?

2005-05-20 Thread John Dowdell
of browser support for this ability. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record

Re: [flexcoders] The Softer Side of On Demand: A Peek at Software and Workflow News

2005-05-27 Thread John Dowdell
at exstream.com, but didn't see a good explanation of how they were using the technology. Anyone find a better citation on this...? tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go

Re: [flexcoders] RIAs

2005-06-02 Thread John Dowdell
, but they don't seem in the same ballpark on the rich aspect of that popular RIA moniker. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] Flex external desktop application communication

2005-07-05 Thread John Dowdell
be ways to achieve the goal, depending on just what that goal was. Sorry I don't have a useful here ya go! answer, but the above is the background towards finding it. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator

Re: [flexcoders] MM weblogs moved

2005-07-07 Thread John Dowdell
a few days to resuscitate it and clean the transfer, but the goal is to transparently redirect old links and current RSS readers. Fastest information will be at the MXNA Weblog (the weblog about the aggregator): http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxnaweblog/ tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia

Re: [flexcoders] Load a large swf (13MB)

2005-07-07 Thread John Dowdell
the above provide a path for what you wish to achieve...? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private

Re: [flexcoders] IBM pushing rich internet client project for Eclipse

2005-07-22 Thread John Dowdell
-- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. -- Flexcoders Mailing

Re: [flexcoders] OT: Flex Team Macromedia :)

2005-07-27 Thread John Dowdell
-oriented inner circle, and Flex has a very different conversational model online. Cool? jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] Flex on a SmartPhone?

2007-03-29 Thread John Dowdell
to fullsized Mac, Win and Linux computers, sorry. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public

Re: [flexcoders] using an OCX with Flex

2006-09-25 Thread John Dowdell
-- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. -- Flexcoders Mailing List FAQ

Re: [flexcoders] Stats on flash player 9 penetration.

2006-09-29 Thread John Dowdell
of it. ;-) jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. -- Flexcoders Mailing

Re: [flexcoders] Stats on flash player 9 penetration.

2006-09-29 Thread John Dowdell
as high. High-profile sites moved to FP8 pretty quickly, mostly for the new video codec, and now all those upgrade prompts have been pushing people to the current Player. The application designers are getting a boost from the video houses here. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer

Re: [flexcoders] Stats on flash player 9 penetration.

2006-10-03 Thread John Dowdell
the personality sites. More on the different sociology of Adobe Flash Player 9 here: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd/archives/2006/08/linux_observati.cfm jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] How does Digital Editions do read/write across the net without a trust file?

2006-10-30 Thread John Dowdell
reuse in various ways, but it would be better to wait for authoritative information to appear than to rely on the impressions I've been able to gather. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] Making the list archives searchable

2005-03-17 Thread John Dowdell
/messages It's possible to programmatically loop through these to capture them. I'm not sure whether Yahoo Groups' Terms of Service allow for groups to harvest their own information like this. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com

Re: [flexcoders] Open Source Flex? (was: pricing)

2005-03-31 Thread John Dowdell
its own set of advantages, its own set of best-use scenarios. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private

Re: [flexcoders] My Apologies

2005-04-01 Thread John Dowdell
unreadable over the last few years. Good while it lasted, though) jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my

Re: [flexcoders] flex and javascript

2005-04-08 Thread John Dowdell
such a button visible. It will be outside the SWF, but it will work. jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my

Re: [flexcoders] Flex Technical Consultant Architect roles at Macro media in San Francisco Boston

2005-04-15 Thread John Dowdell
/consulting.html tx, jd -- John Dowdell . Macromedia Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://www.macromedia.com/go/blog_jd Aggregator: http://www.macromedia.com/go/weblogs Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. Yahoo

Re: [flexcoders] Local data access in Flex

2005-12-14 Thread John Dowdell
/archives/2005/12/cahill_on_apoll.cfm jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best

Re: [flexcoders] Flex 1.5 for PDAs Mobiles ??

2005-12-14 Thread John Dowdell
-- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record is best, thanks. Yahoo! Groups

Re: [flexcoders] Question about a book written by Steven Webster and Allistair McCloud

2006-01-16 Thread John Dowdell
values to either your Flex app, or your audience's Macromedia Flash Player, or both, so that general techniques of securing a serverside database would all apply... am I seeing the situation correctly...? jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http

Re: [flexcoders] Yahoo Maps questions

2006-01-19 Thread John Dowdell
Tom Fitzpatrick wrote: Any input or pointers to other Flex/Yahoo Maps code examples much appreciated. I haven't been able to dig as deeply as I'd like, and so can't answer the questions, but I do know a riper venue for such discussions: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/yws-maps/ jd -- John

Re: [flexcoders] FlashPlayer 8.5 for Windows Mobile PocketPc ?

2006-02-06 Thread John Dowdell
/02/interested-in-flash-player-7-for.html jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record

Re: [flexcoders] Benefits of Flash Security Model and crossdomain.xml

2006-02-14 Thread John Dowdell
a Macromedia technote which explains why as because of security reasons... maybe we need to do a better job of getting the actual understandable rationale inside each document which discusses the issue, to put the subsequent details in context? Your thoughts...? jd -- John Dowdell

Re: [flexcoders] Re: SWF Object/Embed tags (Flex/Flex 2/Flash 7+)

2006-02-27 Thread John Dowdell
with their documented EMBED. There are tricks to keep the validators happy when using that tag (dynamic JS writes, etc), but the core problem of the HTML 4.0 de jure spec disallowing the de facto standard of the day still has repercussions, even here in 2006. jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Flex 1.5 Hotfix

2006-03-02 Thread John Dowdell
, Microsoft source documents, more: http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/activecontent/ (I'm not sure whether they show the generated markup from the various JavaScript solutions, but I do recall a user-experience article there.) jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog

Re: [flexcoders] IE Update disables Flash

2006-03-03 Thread John Dowdell
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Re: [flexcoders] PDF aware Flash Player ???

2006-05-24 Thread John Dowdell
intercommunication abilities, Flex-Ajax Bridge-ishly). jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my private email -- public record

Re: [flexcoders] PDF aware Flash Player ???

2006-05-24 Thread John Dowdell
Carlos Rovira wrote: 2006/5/24, John Dowdell [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I know of a few ways to merge these technologies today: -- Print the PDF to FlashPaper and display in Flash Player. -- Invoke Flash Player from Adobe Reader (works with ActiveX, and I'm not sure at the moment of Netscape

Re: [flexcoders] PDF aware Flash Player ???

2006-05-24 Thread John Dowdell
the browsers your audience has chosen. After that you can research communication methods those browsers support. Not an easy answer, I'm afraid. :( jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http

Re: [flexcoders] AJAX versus Flex

2006-05-25 Thread John Dowdell
to hardware replacement rates. Two very different speeds of evolution here jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http://www.macromedia.com/support/ Spam killed my

Re: [flexcoders] UNSUBSCRIBE

2006-06-05 Thread John Dowdell
messages to the list itself, and it was in some of the material you auto-quoted in reply: [EMAIL PROTECTED] jd -- John Dowdell . Adobe Developer Support . San Francisco CA USA Weblog: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/jd Aggregator: http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mxna Technotes: http

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