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GradleFX @ Belgian Flex Usergroup (live blog)

Wed, 15 Feb 2012 16:56:55 +0000

Yennick Trevels is speaking about GradleFX this evening. The session starts at 19:00 CET. Check back here for updates and feel free to ask questions in the comments. Please use the #beflug hashtag when tweeting about this event. GradleFX View more presentations from Christophe Herreman. What is GradleFX From the website: “GradleFx is a Gradle [...]

Introducing AS3Commons AOP

Thu, 15 Sep 2011 21:50:30 +0000

The AS3Commons AOP library offers a core API with functionality to implement Aspect Oriented Programming (AOP) concepts in your application or framework. The library uses standard API terminology so that developers who are already familiar with AOP should feel immediately comfortable. What is AOP? For those new to AOP, here is a short explanation of [...]

Programmaticaly sorting a column in an AdvancedDataGrid

Mon, 14 Feb 2011 13:08:26 +0000

Here's a quick tip: If you want to sort a column of an AdvancedDataGrid, without having to set up a sort on the dataprovider, you can dispatch an AdvancedDataGridEvent of type AdvancedDataGridEvent.SORT from the datagrid. This can be useful if you have a custom sort function on a datagrid column and you want the datagrid [...]

Spring ActionScript 1.1 Released

Thu, 28 Oct 2010 20:20:09 +0000

Dear community, We're pleased to announce that Spring ActionScript 1.1 is now available. Download | API Documentation | HTML Docs | Changelog Besides a series of bugfixes, this release adds the following new features and enhancements: Component Scanning & Context XML Namespace Just like XML and MXML configuration, component scanning is a way to configure objects to be used in the [...]

Spring ActionScript 1.0 Released

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:30:21 +0000

Dear community, We're pleased to announce that Spring ActionScript 1.0 is now available. Download | API Documentation | HTML Docs | Changelog Spring ActionScript is an offshoot of the Java Spring Framework written in ActionScript 3.0. The framework contains the following core features: Inversion of Control container, configurable with XML or MXML EventBus supporting loose communication between application components Metadata/annotation processing [...]

Speaking at the Flex on Java eXchange in London

Thu, 10 Jun 2010 19:06:03 +0000

I'll be speaking at the first Flex on Java eXchange in London on June 16th. My talk will be an introduction to the Spring ActionScript framework, along with other presentations on Flex and Java connectivity and enterprise Flex development. From the Skills Matter website: Skills Matter is pleased to organise the first Flex on Java [...]

Join us at the AUG RIA event

Wed, 28 Apr 2010 11:32:39 +0000

Just a quick note to inform you about the Adobe Usergroup RIA event that is happening Thursday, April 29th in Brussels. Besides some interesting presentations there will also be a panel discussion on Flex frameworks in which I will participate. Adobe LiveCycle ES2 Mosaic Marc Meewis, Adobe Marc will talk about Mosaic, one of the [...]

Spring ActionScript: Café Townsend sample application

Sun, 07 Mar 2010 14:42:59 +0000

A new Spring ActionScript sample application is now available. This is the Café Townsend application, originally created as a sample application for the Cairngorm framework, that we ported to Spring ActionScript. This should make it easier to compare this implementation with the implementations of some of the other frameworks. Open the Café Townsend sample. (Be [...]

Spring ActionScript: The Operation API

Thu, 04 Mar 2010 20:39:50 +0000

Introduction As Flex and Flash developers, we are used to working with asynchronous code. Whenever we load data from a server for instance, we need to wait for the result to come back as we can't just read the result of such a call directly. The way in which we wait for these asynchronous calls [...]

Spring ActionScript 1.0RC1 Released

Mon, 01 Mar 2010 19:53:52 +0000

Dear community, I'm pleased to announce that the first release candidate for Spring ActionScript 1.0 is now available. Download | API Documentation | HTML Docs | Changelog This release is considered feature complete and announces the final stage before moving to a final 1.0 release. Amongst the many updates and fixes, these are the most important ones: - Operation API (docs, [...]