Tag Archives: flex

flex and actionscript 3 with textmate and fcsh

Moving on to a new toolset to compile flex and actionscript on mac without flex builder. Fiddled around with XCode for a while. Then I decided that the compile times were too slow using mxmlc alone, and started using fcsh … Continue reading

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speed up flex compile times with flex compiler shell

If you’ve been playing with Flex sans Flex Builder, you may have experienced very slow compile times using mxmlc via command line. Very slow. Go get the Flex Compiler Shell, also known as fcsh. It speeds things up. A lot. … Continue reading

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actionscript 3 and flex without flexbuilder on mac os x with trace()!

It was time to play with flex, but the price tag of flex builder was a little too high. And eclipse seemed too feature rich, a hurdle in itself, and a simple editor solution was more fitting for starting out. … Continue reading

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fumbling through flex: components > datagrid > itemeditors > dataprovider > scope

Been taking a whack at a little Flex app, using the freebie flex 2 sdk, editing with xcode and textmate. Rather than going at it systematically, I decided to fumble through, just trying to make something I had in mind … Continue reading

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