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From Alain Ekambi <jazzmatad...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Spark/MX
Date Fri, 14 Aug 2015 07:45:37 GMT
Exactly what I think.
Spark compiments are simply ugly. And by the time you skin them you end up
having something similar to MX anyway.
Never been a fan of the spark components.

On 14 August 2015 at 09:08, Peter Ginneberge <p.ginneberge@gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm afraid I disagree. Unless you have proof - other than you just saying
> it - I really doubt spark improves response time.
> Here's my take on it..
> The default spark theme is fugly, so you'll have to come up with your own
> skins if you want your app to look somewhat decent.
> Spark in general is much more verbose. You'll have to write quite a bit
> more code to get things done (skinning for one).
> If I'm not mistaken, you have to add scrollbars to containers that may
> need them. Halo does this automatically.
> Spark has a few components missing compared to Halo, however Halo
> components are no longer updated, so if you run into a bug you'll probably
> have to fix it yourself.
> Spark does mobile, Halo not so much.
> For AIR and web I still use Halo (MX only). For mobile, use Spark.
> regards,
> Peter
> On 14/08/2015 7:42, pkumar.flex wrote:
>> It is better & recommended to use spark libraries & component in Flex4 or
>> if you are developing app in Flex4 you  should use spark component only.
>> This will improve the application response time.
>> On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 2:07 AM, Trevor Holman-3 [via Apache Flex Users] <
>> ml-node+s2333346n10926h91@n4.nabble.com> wrote:
>> As I’m studying through Flex and using it can I get some opinions on
>>> whether it is necessary to continue using the MX libraries. Is it
>>> feasible
>>> to just use the Spark library or do most still use MX quite a bit?
>>> Trevor


Alain Ekambi


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