Posts Tagged ‘Actionscript 3’

Flare timeline series final result

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Demo here. I’ve noted that the framerate is much better when the shockwave is included in a proper document, as opposed to the standalone swf I just linked to.... Read More

Advanced time series graph with Prefuse Flare

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

In the prior time series tutorial I stated that I was going to use Flare in favor of stuff like jFlot and jqPlot.... Read More

Setting up Xray for Flex SDK debugging in Ubuntu

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

I’ve just managed to get Xray to work, a great debugger. Xray needs two things to work, the connector which is a .swc you include in your AS3 code and the shockwave which will be connecting to, and communicating with, the connector.... Read More

Ubuntu, Flex, ANT, AXDT and Flare - getting started

Sunday, September 13th, 2009

Update: This visualization and other Flare stuff can be seen in a fully functioning state in the VizReader RSS reader.... Read More

Detecting parent URL with AS3 and jQuery - redux

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

In an earlier article I spoke about changing the stage size based on the URL of the page that loads the ShockWave. ... Read More

AMFPHP in Flash CS3 with AS3 - style

Monday, July 28th, 2008

The other day I was asked to demonstrate how to setup AMFPHP in Flash. As I’ve already done it many times in Flash 8 with little or no problems I felt relaxed about it. The machine I was to demonstrate on only had Flash CS3, no problem I thought and fired up an Actionscript 2 project. The extra components you are required to install in Flash 8 are probably already integrated by now I thought and copy pasted code from an older project, hit ctrl-enter and got a debug window complaining about a lot of missing classes. Apparently you have to copy that stuff from somewhere in the Flash 8 program dir tree and put in the corresponding place in the Flash CS3 dir tree. We didn’t have any Flash 8 installed though…... Read More