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From Avi Kessner <akess...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: UI Designer ("Design View" replacement)
Date Wed, 04 Sep 2013 05:43:11 GMT
Not every project is large. Some projects don't even require dynamic
data.   This is what used to be compelling about flex/flash.   It used to
be 'quick' for any sized project.

It saddens me that I have to keep 4.6 around just for that one feature.
On 4 Sep 2013 05:31, "Nick Collins" <ndcollins@gmail.com> wrote:

> I would respectfully disagree. Every Flex engineer worth their salt that I
> have ever worked with dumped the design view after about week 3 of learning
> Flex.
> Typically after that point when you start integrating your code with real
> live data sources that are driving your UI the design view rapidly becomes
> worthless. You start drawing your UI dynamically based on the data that is
> provided, learn that the demos they do with data binding will never be used
> in the real world because of the performance hits you get by just putting a
> [Bindable] on everything without custom events tied to them, etc. and the
> design view would just fall apart with those real world scenarios.
> On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 8:58 PM, Eric <eh.fxdev@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I wasn't able to find anything recent about a UI design tool for Apache
> > Flex.  There seemed to be some discussion of this awhile back, but how
> far
> > did it get?  Are there any links to a project or source?  Sorry if this
> has
> > been brought up 100 times already.  I think a tool like this will be
> > crucial (in "the enterprise space") to help power the widespread adoption
> > that Falcon will hopefully bring.
> >

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