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From Gordon Smith <gosm...@adobe.com>
Subject RE: ABC -> JS
Date Tue, 04 Dec 2012 01:34:35 GMT
> Is the abc format and opcodes in docs available to the public? 

Yes: http://www.adobe.com/content/dam/Adobe/en/devnet/actionscript/articles/avm2overview.pdf

- Gordon

-----Original Message-----
From: Omar Gonzalez [mailto:omarg.developer@gmail.com] 
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 5:30 PM
To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
Subject: Re: ABC -> JS

On Monday, December 3, 2012, Gordon Smith wrote:

> The possibility of transcoding ABC -> JS (rather than AS -> JS, MXML 
> -> JS, CSS -> JS, and .properties -> JS) has come up on another 
> thread. I should mention that this approach is the one that the 
> architect of the Falcon compiler (Chris Brichford, who recently left 
> Adobe) recommended for getting to JS. Bernd Paradies, who did 
> FalconJS, was on another team and decided to run with AS -> JS.
> One advantage of ABC -> JS is that it solves the problem of having a 
> 3rd party SWC that you don't have source code for but want to transcode to JS.
> One disadvantage is that you have to have a good understanding of the 
> ABC format and its opcodes.
> - Gordon
Is the abc format and opcodes in docs available to the public? I've never tried looking and
I'm on a phone at the moment.


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