Re: [govtrack] Anyone good at Flash?
- Aron Pilhofer wrote:
> Yeah, here's a second vote for flex. I have not used it, but I am a .NETMichael Dale wrote:
> guy (and i know you are too, Josh). I got one look at it under the hood,
> and felt like I knew how things work -- it's that close to .NET. You
> should check it out. Only thing is, I don't know how much you can
> actually do with the free SDK....
> adobe has a 30 day trial which includes the eclipse based IDE I haveThanks for pointing those out guys. I hadn't see either. Both look useful.
> done one project with it and its a very nice platform for flash
> especially in comparison to trying to using the flash authoring
> environment as a programing platform...
> Depending on what you want to do ... you might also want to check out
> http://www.openlaszlo.org/ <http://www.openlaszlo.org/> which works in a
> similar way with a XML,
> ECMAScript model letting you compile for either flash or DHTML... its
> not as far along as flex but its open source :)
But really I kinda just wanted to recruit a helper for those sorts of
things. No takers, though.
- Josh Tauberer
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