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From Maurice Amsellem <maurice.amsel...@systar.com>
Subject RE: Mobile TextInput Implementation status
Date Sun, 17 Nov 2013 20:18:01 GMT
>I can help out with Android testing.  
Thanks

>Should I wait for the nightly or are these fixes on a branch?  Nightly  would be preferable
so as to allow more people to test the fix.
I will push to the develop/ so that they be in the nightly

>It would be better to keep the old one around with the same name.  Folks might have subclassed
it to build their own implementations.

What about :
ScrollableStageText
ScrollableStageTextInputSkin

For the new classes ?

Maurice 

-----Message d'origine-----
De : omuppi1@gmail.com [mailto:omuppi1@gmail.com] De la part de OmPrakash Muppirala
Envoyé : dimanche 17 novembre 2013 20:27
À : dev@flex.apache.org
Objet : Re: Mobile TextInput Implementation status

On Nov 17, 2013 10:56 AM, "Maurice Amsellem" <maurice.amsellem@systar.com>
wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> Here is a brief status of the implementation of Mobile Text Input, 
> along
with some questions:
>
> Implementation overview:
> The change is mainly on the class StyleableStageText, which now takes 
> the
opposite approach than the previous one:
>   - display proxy image bitmap by default
>   - display StageText only when editing 
> StageTextInputSkin/StageTextAreaSkin has been modified to use this 
> class
>
> - to make it easier to change StageTextInputSkin internal
 StyleableStageText component, the variable textDisplay is now of type IStyleableEditText
>
> Behavior changes:
>   - scrolling and overlapping of text is well managed , as it always 
> uses
the bitmap proxy, which is a Flex component:  all the text inputs are scrolling
>   - text occluding while editing is not managed yet, which means the
edited text may overlap other UIs. (TO BE DONE)
>
> Testing:
>   - tested on iPad 2 and iPad 3:  TI in scrolling forms, TI in callouts
>   - *NEEDS TO BE TESTED ON ANDROID*
>   - memory consumption tests yet to be done
>   - mustella test yet to be run
>
>
> Questions:
> - Can someone please test on Android ?

I can help out with Android testing.  Should I wait for the nightly or are these fixes on
a branch?  Nightly  would be preferable so as to allow more people to test the fix.

Thanks,
Om

> - I have chosen to directly  replace StyleableStageText.
> Maybe I can also leave the old StyleableStageText with a different 
> name,
so that it can be used in case there is an issue with the new one ? or the other way?

It would be better to keep the old one around with the same name.  Folks might have subclassed
it to build their own implementations.

> Now that it is an interface, it's easy to subclass the
StageTextInputSkin, and override createTextDisplay() to use another class.
>
>
> Maurice
>

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